YESS Webinars

The YESS Online Events Working Group (WG) develops webinars on different Earth system science topics. YESS also organizes webinar series with several partners, such as the WMO, ECR NoN and IPCC.

The Online Event WG is currently developing planning some webinars series and the first YESS Learning Group for the upcoming months. Follow us on social media to find out more!


YESS webinar series on Machine Learning on Earth System Sciences

YESS is organizing a learning activity to bring together members of our community who want to apply Machine Learning methods to their own data and problems. This activity will start with two webinars on Machine Learning methods applied to different fields within the Earth System Sciences.

The second webinar will be on July 29th at 1pm UTC. Dr Jing Gao will talk about a creative application of machine learning for simulating global spatiotemporal patterns of urban land expansion over the 21st century.

Webinar series – Sustainable Development in Africa (third edition)

The YESS Community, the Pan-African University, Institute of Water and Energy Sciences (PAUWES), with the contribution of Future Earth’s Food-Water-Energy Nexus Knowledge-Action-Network (Nexus KAN) and the United Nations University (UNU), are currently organizing the third edition of the webinar series on Sustainable Development in Africa.

In this third edition, a particular focus is given to digital transformation, job opportunities in the post-COVID context, as well as strategy to reduce the gaps between  research and application in the context of sustainable science for Africa.

You can find more information here.

You can check all the upcoming YESS events in this link.