IMO in cooperation with CSC (Finland) and LGGE (France) will organize a 2-day Elmer/Ice course on the 27th and 28th of October 2014, just before the Nordic Branch IGS meeting in Iceland. The course is intended for persons who want to start using Elmer/Ice in their research projects with an option to go into special details on the second day. The course is sponsored by the Nordic Centre of Excellence, SVALI. There are in maximum 18 seats which by preference will be offered to SVALI members. The rest of the seats are given on a first-come-first-get principle. The course itself is free of charge. Participants are responsible for their own accommodation and travel (see instructions below). Further it is expected, that participants bring along their own laptop with a working Elmer/Ice environment installed (instructions will follow later).
Lectures are in English.
Lecturers: Olivier Gagliardini and Thomas Zwinger.
Venue: IMO, Bústaðavegur 9, Reykjavík.
Travel: For air travel to Iceland see “icelandair.com” and “dohop.com”.
Accommodation: For reasonably priced guesthouses check “kexhostel.is/” and “guesthousereykjavik.com/”.
Registration: By email to Anna Sinisalo (a.k.sinisalo [at] geo.uio.no), latest by 11th October, 2014.