Update e-Agriculture Learning Activity on drones - week 1
Beginning Monday the 16th of October, e-Agriculture received 670 participants of the e-Agriculture learning activity on the use of drones in agriculture. On each respective day of this activity content is added and made available and can be accessed here. You can download the full programme for a global overview here.
In review so far
On Monday, October 16th we opened the activity with a general introduction and a live opening webinar, which was meant to give more information on how the activity is organized. The recording of the live webinar is available here. An experience capitalization exercise has been opened for participants to share experiences and submit them online. We are still collecting contributions and the results are available on this page.
Tuesday, October 17th was dedicated to an introduction to drones and their technology. A recorded presentation was delivered by Gerard Sylvester from FAO, this presentation introduced drones, provided some useful definitions, presented different types of drones and overviewed possible equipment associated with drones.
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Overview of upcoming live sessions:
- Friday 20 October 2PM UTC: Community monitoring of forests with drones. Click here to access the room at the time of the webinar.
- Tuesday 24 October 2PM UTC: Sensefly and Mosersolutions. Click here to access the room at the time of the webinar.
- Wednesday 25 October 2PM UTC: Participants Panel. Click here to access the room at the time of the webinar.
- Friday 27 October 2PM UTC: Drones in humanitarian action. Click here to access the room at the time of the webinar.
Please connect on the day and time of the live webinar and enter the virtual meeting room by loggin in as a guest.
Hope you can join us to discuss this interesting topic.