University of Nicosia (UNIC): University of Nicosia Students Actively Participate in the Erasmus+ Project Geo-CLIC

Winter School 27 February 2023 – 03 March 2023 Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf) Freising, Germany

The University of Nicosia participates in the European Research Program Erasmus+ Geo-CLIC (Geoinformatics Climate Change, which aims to contribute to the reversal of climate change and the return of the global climate to a more sustainable level through the use of geoinformatics technology and the utilization of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing to analyze available information, data, draw useful conclusions and adopt the necessary policy changes.

The project is coordinated by the Free University of Brussels (Vrije Universiteit Brussel), while partners in the project in addition to the University of Nicosia are the Technical University of Valencia (Universitat Politècnica de València), the University of Zagreb (Sveučilište u Zagrebu) and the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf). The coordination at the University of Nicosia is carried out by the Rector, Professor Philippos Pouyioutas, assisted by the Senior Rectorate Administrator, Mr Kyriakou E. Georgiou

During the week of February 27, 2023 – March 03, 2023, students from all participating universities attended at the University of Weihenstephan-Triesdorf a winter school with the thematic unit of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing with applications in the Environment and agriculture.

The University of Nicosia was represented by:

  • Alisa Illarionova, undergraduate student – Data Science
  • Michelle Duri, PhD candidate – Petroleum and Gas Engineering
  • Andreas Kyriakides, undergraduate student – Computer Engineering
  • Petros Demosthenous, postgraduate student – Business Administration

Source: University of Nicosia I News (