Upcoming events

April 14, 2020 – April 14, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: Design process of an IoT architecture for agriculture at the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT Date: 14 April 2020 Time: 09:00 AM EDT (UTC – 4:00) Sensor technologies and ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) approaches are understood to hold great promise for agricultural research for development, yet researchers may have a difficult time navigating a diverse and complex array …

April 2, 2020 – April 2, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: WOFOST (WOrld FOod STudies): A simulation model for quantitative analysis of growth and production of annual field crops Date: 2 April 2020 Time: 10:00 AM CEST (UTC + 2:00) WOFOST is a simulation model for the quantitative analysis of the growth and production of annual field crops. It is a mechanistic, dynamic model that explains daily crop growth on the …

Organized by: CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

March 4, 2020 – March 4, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: Machine Learning with Metadata and Experimental Citizen Science in R Date: 4 March 2020 Time: 9:30 AM EST (GMT – 5:00) Machine learning is the scientific study of algorithms and statistical models that provides the computer the ability to automatically learn and improve from experience. In this workshop, we will work in a set of tools developed by Bioversity-CIAT to …

Organized by: CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

March 2, 2020 – March 2, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: Climate Similarity Analysis with R Date: 2 March 2020 Time: 9:30 AM EST (GMT – 5:00) Strategies and technologies for adapting to climate change in particular locations should ideally be grounded in knowledge of the future climatic conditions in those locations. Estimates hold that 70% of future climates already exist somewhere in the world. That is where the analogues approach …

Organized by: CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

March 2, 2020 – March 2, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: Agricultural Monitoring with Planet Data Date: 2 March 2020 Time: 7:30 AM EST (GMT – 5:00) The unprecedented combination of high spatial (3-5m) and temporal frequency (1-3 days) offered by Planet data are ideal for observing smallholder farms. Over the last couple of years, the quality of the data improved in many ways but using this data for scientific analysis …

Organized by: CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture

March 4, 2020 – March 4, 2020

 

Online

 

Title: Accessibility Mapping in R Date: 4 March 2020 Time: 7:30 AM EST (GMT – 5:00) Good access to resources and opportunities is essential for sustainable development. Improving access, especially in rural areas, requires useful measures of current access to the locations where these resources and opportunities are found. In this webinar, Andy Nelson and Rolf de By will share some …