November 5, 2016

DSM Training

Sydney Soil Schools Training

We teach DSM and related courses around the world.

Here is the list of workshops we conducted since 2010. Interested? Why not host a DSM workshop?

  • 30 August – 3 September 2010, Ispra, Italy: The first DSM workshop at the European Union Joint Research Centre in Ispra, Italy attended by 15 staff. We designed the curriculum which used our latest research findings, and the course was designed as an active learning using authentic problems. Funded by JRC-EU.
  • 21-23 February 2011, Sydney. Digital Soil Mapping Training for ACLEP, 19 agency representatives from states and territories and Geosciences Australia and the CSIRO.  In-kind contribution from Sydney Uni. News
  • December 2010. Training for West African Soil Scientists. Funded by AusAid. News.
  • 2 April 2012, Sydney. Digital soil mapping training, 1-day workshop prior to the 5th Global Workshop on Digital Soil Mapping.
  • 2 February 2013, Suwon, S.Korea. Soil Spectral Inference workshop at the Rural Development Administration (RDA) in Korea. 12 staffs at RDA, 2 postgraduate students from the University of Seoul. Funded by RDA, Korea. Article
  • 7–15 March 2013, Sydney. Digital soil mapping training for soil scientists from the Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (9 participants). Funded by the Ministry of Agriculture, Indonesia. News
  • 4–5 April 2013, Sydney. Soil Spectral Inference workshop, 26 participants including researchers and scientists from government agencies and PhD students from Australia and overseas. News
  • 18–20 June 2013, Sydney: Digital soil mapping training for soil scientists from Australian State and Federal soil agencies, Australian Collaborative Land Evaluation Program (ACLEP).  In-kind contribution from Sydney Uni.
  • 22-24 April 2014, Sydney. Digital Soil Mapping Training Workshop. 20 participants, researchers, and scientists from government agencies and PhD students.
  • 26-28 May 2014, Soil Spectral Inference workshop, 5 participants including technical officers from Tasmanian Govt and researchers from University of Tasmania. Funded by ARC Linkage project.
  • 15-19 June 2015, Intensive Digital Soil Mapping Training Workshop for researchers and post-graduate students of National Taiwan University (NTU). 25 participants (additionally included 5 Taiwan Govt researchers). Funded by International Program Development Fund (IPDF USYD). News
  • 23-26 November 2015, Palmerston North, New Zealand. Digital Soil Mapping for Soil Carbon Auditing Short Course at Landcare Research. 16 Participants from NZ government institutions. Part of the DAFF-NZ research program.
  • 27 November – 2 December 2015, The Dokuchaev Institute, Moscow, Russia. Digital soil mapping for Russian postgraduate students and young scientists. 25 participants. Requested and funded by the Dokuchaev Institute. News
  • 30 March – 1 April 2016, Sydney. Soil Spectral Inference. 15 participants including researchers and scientists from government agencies and PhD students from Australia and overseas.
  • 25 – 27 August 2016, Moscow. Digital soil mapping for Russian postgraduate students and young scientists. 10 participants. Requested and funded by the Dokuchaev Institute.
  • 29 September 2016, Padova, Italy. Introduction to digital soil mapping for postgraduate students at Padova University, 10 participants.
  • 30 January – 2 Feb 2017, Vancouver Canada. Intensive Digital Soil Mapping Training Workshop for researchers and postgraduate students. 20 participants.
  • 17-18 October 2017, jeonju Korea. Digital soil mapping training workshop. 20 participants. Sydney Universitu-RDA Collaboration & Australian Korea Foundation.