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Pix4D User Workshop - Geneva

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Hotel Ramada Encore Genève

Conference Room "Rousseau"

Route des Jeunes 10-12

1227 Geneva

Switzerland

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This workshop is dedicated to professionals using photogrammetry, orthomosaics, 3D modeling and UAVs in their practice. During this in-person training, you will learn how to create accurate maps and models, as well as improve your results. Taught by members of Pix4D's Technical Support Team.



What to Expect

Kickstart your workflow by learning about Pix4D's recommended best practices when capturing and processing your imagery.

After completing the training you will be able to:

  • Design the best flight plan for a perfect image acquisition workflow

  • Extract the powerful benefits from Pix4D's hybrid solution (mobile + cloud + desktop)

  • Improve your results

  • Identify best practices and share results with your stakeholders



Agenda

Wednesday, September 5, 9:00 - 5:30 PM

Lecture

  • The Theory and Science of Photogrammetry

  • Aerial Mapping RGB Image Acquisition: Best Practices

  • Georeferencing, Project Accuracy, and Ground Control: Best Practices

  • Processing Hardware Recommendations

Lab Exercises

  • Creating a new project in Pix4D Desktop.

  • Step 1: Initial Processing, and processing options
    - Create a Project
    - Georeference to ground control points

  • Step 2: Point Cloud and Mesh, and processing options
    - Navigate in the rayCloud
    - Classify the densified point cloud
    - Generate a 3D textured mesh
    - Measure volumes

  • Step 3: DSM and Orthomosaic, and processing options
    - Improve the orthomosaic
    - Generate a digital terrain model, contour lines, and other outputs


Thursday, September 6, 9:00 - 5:00 PM

Lecture

  • Pix4D's Quality Report Highlights

  • Advanced Processing Options Highlights

  • Image Acquisition of Vertical Objects: Best Practices

Lab Exercises

  • 3D reconstruction of vertical structures
    - Applying scale and orientation constraints
    - Measure distances and areas
    - Advanced point cloud editing

  • Merging oblique and nadir images
    - Generating video animations



FAQs

Q: What level of experience is the Workshop intended for?

A: This workshop is geared towards beginner and intermediate users. It covers topics such as best practices for data acquisition and the different processing options. While the workshop can be attended without any previous exposure to Pix4D software, we recommend having processed at least 1 project to get the most out of the event. If you consider yourself an advanced user and you are interested in learning more about Pix4D software, please consider requesting a personal training by writing to training@pix4d.com.


Q: I am not certain that my interests will be covered.

A: Please contact us if you need more information about the agenda by clicking "Contact" below.


Q: Should I bring my laptop?

A: Yes, we recommend you bring a laptop so you may follow along during the hands-on exercises and get the full benefit from the training. Computers will not be provided on the day of the workshop.

We recommend your laptop runs Windows and comprises at least 16 GB RAM, 20 GB free hard drive space, and a GPU that supports OpenGL 3.2. Please install the latest version of Pix4D desktop on your computer before coming to the workshop. Make sure to open the software and login to activate your license. Computers running Mac OS are not supported at this time.


Q: What will be covered in the exercise sessions?

A: We will cover the following topics

  • Creating a project

  • Adding Manual Tie Points/GCPs

  • Evaluating the quality of the project

  • Adding Scale Constraints

  • Merging 2 projects


Q: Does any hotel offer group or discount rates as part of this workshop? Is there a recommended hotel? Where can I park my car?

A: Hotel group rates and parking options are available as part of this workshop. You can contact directly the Hotel Ramada Encore Genève mentioning your participation on the workshop to claim your discounted rate room.

Q: Should I bring my drone?

A: Do not bring your drone as there will be no time devoted to flying drones during the workshop.


Q: Do I need a Pix4D software license to attend the workshop?

A: It is not necessary that you own a Pix4D software license to attend the workshop. If you do not own a license, you will be provided with a temporary one for the duration of the workshop.


Q: Is lunch included in the Workshop price?

A: Lunch, coffee/tea, snacks and water are included in the price.


Q: Can I attend the workshop remotely by WebEx, phone, or conference call?

A: The workshop may be attended in person and is not available for remote attendance


Q: Are discounts available for educational institutions or non-profit organizations?

A: We are unable to offer discounts for educational institutions or non-profit organizations.


Q: Refund policy

A: Orders may not be changed, modified, converted, or refunded once an order has been confirmed.


Q: How can I contact the workshop organizer if I have other questions?

A: Click "Contact", below, and send us an email, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

*By registering to the workshop, you submit your information to the workshop organizer, who will use it to communicate with you regarding this event.

Date and Time

Location

Hotel Ramada Encore Genève

Conference Room "Rousseau"

Route des Jeunes 10-12

1227 Geneva

Switzerland

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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