Short course

The African Center of Excellence in Internet of Things (ACEIoT) in collaboration with IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society at University of Rwanda, and Rochester Institute of Technology are organizing a 5 day short course in “Critical Assessment of Drone Imaging for IoT : Signals, Sensors, and Systems.” The short course uses an end-to-end systems approach to examine how imaging from drones can be integrated into IoT applications to measure and monitor a variety of built, agricultural, and natural environments. The short course targets experts in Public, Private, and Academic institutions who wish to understand with a critical eye how drone imaging systems may help solve their problems.


Candidates having knowledge in the field of :
1) Computer Science
2) Information Technology/Systems
3) Engineering disciplines
4) Geospatial Technology/Geography
5) Any other with a basic degree and working in relevant application areas such as agriculture, urban planning, and natural resource management.


For registration visit the following link :

If you have any problem with online registration, You can apply through e-mail : with h copy to

Deadline for Registration :
October 31st, 2018.

Registration fees : FRW 30,000 to be paid @ the University of Rwanda internal revenues account No:00094-0637830-21(Bank of Kigali). BK SWIFT CODE : BKIGRWRW

The fee caters for lunch and refreshments.

Upon successful completion of the Short Course the participants will be eligible to get Certificates.

For more details follow this link :

Upon successful completion of the Short Course, the participants will be eligible to get Certificates.


From November 5th to 9th, 2018.
Nyarugenge Campus
University of Rwanda