2023 GMAP Planetary Geologic Mapping Winter School

30 January - 3 February 2023 - Online

​The 2023 GMAP Winter School is going to be held online and registration is free

We encourage interested participants to review the content of the 2021 and 2022 Winter Schools. This content will serve as a good introduction to the 2023 GMAP Winter School.

The 2023 Winter School will be largely hands-on, with the inclusion of seminars and time for asynchronous interaction and individual/project mapping work.


30 January
31 January
01 February
02 February
03 February
9:00-10:30 Welcome, introduction & imaging Impact cratering & compositional data Moon Mapping Intro + Task definition for Hands-on Mars mapping Intro + task definition for Hands-on Geologic mapping & Machine Learning
10:30-11:00 Coffee breack
11:00-12:30 QGIS & Mappy GMAP tools The Moon Mars Wrap up session & perspective
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 QGIS & Mappy Landing sites: hazards and traficability The Moon Mars Perspective seminars + Q&A
15:30-16:00 Break Discord support & follow-up
16:00-17:30 Seminars + Q&A Ligthnings, seminars  + Q&A Seminars + Q&A Seminars + Q&A Discord support & follow-up
17:30-18:30     Special event - David Hodgetts: VRGS and digital outcrop mapping.    
  • Seminar slots (pre-recorded or live if preferred by presenters) --> can be followed asyncrhonously
  • Frontal (usable asyncrhonous afterwards)
  • Hands-on
  • Demos


Please use the following link to register

The program will be published in the second half of November 2022

For any question or expression of interest please feel free to email us at:

Further announcemnets will be distributed over the GMAP Community mailing list, Europlanet, and
OpenPlanetary channels.

​Please feel free to join writing an email to:

15 November 2022

Registration opens

The program outline will be available in late November

10 January 2023

Registration closes

The form will be closed at 13 GMT+1

30 January - 3 February 2023

Winter School

March/April 2023

Post-school follow up activities

Funding and involved institutions

The winter school is co-funded by the Europlanet-GMAP infrastructure, the University of Padova and the Constructor University.

Participating institutions are:

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GMAP Planetary Geologic Mapping Winter school past editions

2022 Edition

2021 Edition