The College of Science holds a specialized training workshop on "Geo -formatics

 

The Dean of the College of Science, Prof. Khaled Al-Batayneh, sponsored the closing ceremony and distribution of certificates to the participants in the training workshop on GeoFormatics, which was held by the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences in cooperation with the Department of Geography in the College of Arts.

Participants representing several sectors including the of the Directorate of Agriculture of the Irbid Governorate, the Greater Irbid Municipality, the Irbid Governorate Electricity Company, and the Department of Statistics participated in the workshop over a period of three days/

The workshop included training the participants on the applications of geoformatics in the different sectors of interest, supervised by Dr. Ali Al-Muqbel, Dr. Khaled Hazaimeh and Dr. Rana Al-Jawarneh from the Geography Department, and Dr. Muhib Awawdeh from the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences.

It is noteworthy that the organization of this workshop came as part  of the partnership between the academic sector and the government sector with the support of the "Geodesy and GeoFormax" project towards sustainable development in Jordan, which is supported by the European Erasmus Plus program.