TIE Events

The third annual Technology, Industry, and Education (TIE) track will host professionals from around the world, in a variety of engagement formats, to discuss and explore the state of the art in geospatial technology and its rapid evolution.

Industry Workshop

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 213
Date / Time: Sunday, July 28
Cost: Free [Lunch not provided]

The TIE track industry workshop is designed as an opportunity for conference participants to learn about platform software capabilities available to remote sensing professionals. In these sessions, industry representatives will provide a hands on introduction to the modern, large-scale compute capabilities that are available to the remote sensing professional. Stay tuned for further announcements regarding the line-up.

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Location: TBD
Date / Time: Monday, July 29, 19:00-21:00
Cost: IEEE members: US$ 10, non-members: US$ 35

The young professionals' (YP) mixer is a chance for GRSS YPs to have an informal meet and greet and to network with accomplished professionals from industry and academia. Senior GRSS members will be available to share stories about their careers and offer advice to the YPs.

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Women in GRSS Luncheon

Location: TBD
Date / Time: Tuesday, July 30, Lunchtime
Cost: US$ 25

This Women in GRSS lunch will provide an informal platform for men & women to interact and network with senior members and the Women in GRSS Forum speakers. This will be the 8th consecutive year. Everyone is welcome! Get your ticket on the IGARSS 2019 registration website!

Women in GRSS Forum

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 213
Date / Time: Tuesday, July 30, 10:40-12:20

Launched 3 years ago, the IEEE Women in GRSS Forum provides professional women in GRSS, whether in industry, academia, or government, the opportunity to create communities that fuel innovation, facilitate knowledge sharing, and provide support through a session designed to foster discussion and collaboration. Our mission is to "inspire, develop, empower, and advance" women in GRSS. No registration necessary, simply join us at IGARSS 2019 to learn, be inspired, and network!

Industry Forum

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 213
Date / Time: Tuesday, July 30, 13:40-15:20

The third annual Remote Sensing Industry Forum will host professionals from around the world to discuss industry's perspective of geospatial technology and its rapid evolution.

Code Workshop

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 211+212
Date / Time: Thursday, August 1, All day

The purpose of the TIE Forum is to cross the bridge between the research efforts of academia and the technology of industry. In this spirit, the code workshop is designed to build hands-on experience with software tools and data. Bring your laptop and your own project ideas or join in moving forward existing projects. We will have prepared projects suitable to all different experience levels with various end goals (analysis, visualization, querying, etc.). We will also have developers available throughout the day for questions and coding assistance. Stay tuned for further announcements regarding the focus and details of this workshop.

Three Minute Thesis®

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 211+212
Date / Time: Thursday, August 1, Lunchtime [Lunch not provided]

3MT®, founded by the University of Queensland in 2008, is an academic competition that cultivates students’ presentation and research communication skills, and challenges them to describe their research within three minutes to a general audience with one static slide. The competition is open to all students attending IGARSS 2019. Students will be able to submit videos to a video platform of their choice and the 10 best presenters will be selected to present to a panel of judges at IGARSS 2019. Prizes will be awarded to top 3 presenters.

TIE Education Forum: Education in Action

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 418
Date / Time: Monday, July 29, 13:40-15:20

So you got your Geoscience and Remote Sensing degree? Now what? How to translate your skills to the real world? Speakers from industry, government and academia will discuss the future trends in remote sensing and the skills they are looking for.

TIE Global Exploration Workshop: The Global Exploration Roadmap

Location: PACIFICO Yokohama 313+314
Date / Time: Thursday, August 1, 16:20-18:00

The International Space Exploration Coordination Group (ISECG) is a multinational activity set up by 14 space agencies to advance the Global Exploration Strategy through coordination of their mutual efforts in space exploration. They have published the “Global Exploration Roadmap”. The discussions in this will center around several space agencies and their plans to implement this strategy.