Local Organizing Committee
The International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE), founded in Beijing in 2006, is a non-political, non-governmental and not-for-profit international organization principally promoting academic exchange, science and technology innovation, education, and international collaboration towards Digital Earth.
The purpose of ISDE is to promote international cooperation of the Digital Earth vision, and enable Digital Earth technologies to play key roles in, inter alia, economic and socially sustainable development, to promote information technology and to reduce digital divide.
Founded in 1985 in the heart of the city of El Jadida with two academic institutions, viz. the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Arts. Today, the University is made up of five academic institutions three of which are open access and two of which are regulated (competitive access).
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The primary aim of AARSE (African Association of Remote Sensing of Environment) is to increase the awareness of African governments and their institutions, the private sector and the society at large, about the empowering and enhancing benefits of developing, applying and utilizing responsibly, the products and services of Earth Observation Systems and Geo-Information Technology.
The Moroccan Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (MARSE) is a non-profit association, created in 2011, and is the link between the world of scientific research and socio-economic environment. Its role is to promote research in environment and sustainable development, through various communications means (scientific meetings), support of young researchers and establishment of relations and exchange of experiences with other organizations (associations, industries, universities ...). MARSE has about sixty members representing various universities and research centers in Morocco. It represents the National branch of the African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE).