January 24, 2017

Registration Matera 2018

International Summer School: Geo-computation using free and open source software

Held at the University of Basilicata in Matera, Italy, 4-8 June 2018.

Registration is on a first come, first served basis and will be closed when it reaches 24 participants. Therefore, we encourage participants to register ASAP. A waiting list will be established if registration exceeds 24 participants.

The course Registration Fee includes: 35 hours class training, student supervision, course material in digital format, lectures, sample data, a Linux Virtual Machine with all the software installed, coffee breaks, five lunches (with local produce), and a social dinner (Friday night). ECTA credits and/ or attendance certificate can be requested.

In order to register, all participants have to:

  1. Register here
  2. Pay the registration fee using the appropriate PayPal link below. If you have a PayPal account, you can click on these links directly and enter the relevant amount.
    • PayPal.Me/SpatialEcology   500 EURO or 440 GBP  for Student (including Masters and PhDs)
    • PayPal.Me/SpatialEcology  1000 EURO or 880 GBP for Professional (private & public companies, university Post-Doc and PhD students enrolled in EU institution & International Organizations)

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If you or your institution prefer a bank transfer please get in touch with us for IBAN details (Contact Tushar Sethi at t.sethi@spatial-ecology.net). If sending money by bank transfer, please ensure that GBP 440/GBP 880  is sent to our account, net of any bank charges.

Visa requirements:  Before paying the registration fee, please check your visa requirements  and account for visa issuance wait times, ensuring that you are able to travel to Italy in time for the Summer School.

You will be considered registered only ONCE the registration fee has been paid, we have received your completed questionnaire, your registration form AND we have sent you a confirmation email. If you encounter problems, please get in touch with  Tushar Sethi at  t.sethi@spatial-ecology.net.

3 fellowships are dedicated to students from the University of Basilicata as compensation for hosting the event.
The University of Basilicata will be in charge for the selection to the 3 candidates. Spatial-Ecology will be hold the 3 fellowships until  March 31st, 2018.

Refund policy

A written request for registration cancellation must be e-mailed to t.sethi@spatial-ecology.net. If registration cancellation is requested before 1 May 2018, you will receive a refund of the registration fee after deducting a processing fee of GBP 100. We will retain 60% of your fees if a cancellation request is submitted after 1 May 2018, unless a candidate from the waiting list is able to replace the withdrawing candidate.

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