From November 30 to December 2, 2021, the International Business Convention "Aerospace & Defense. Meetings Torino", which took place in Turin (Italy). The forum was attended by representatives of various companies and manufacturers of the aerospace and defense industry. Many models of unmanned aerial vehicles, space probes, virtual reality systems, etc. were presented. Representatives of the department had the opportunity to meet, establish business relations and discuss new projects in the field of remote sensing of the Earth and GIS technologies. Such conventions are aimed at establishing ties between government, business and science. In parallel, conferences were held, where leading specialists in the aerospace industry, as well as representatives of the European Parliament, spoke. In total, more than 250 companies from more than 25 countries of Europe, Africa, North and South America, Asia and Ukraine took part in the convention.
Professor of the department Butenko O. S. (D.Sc., Prof.), head café Gorelyk S.I. (Ph.D., associate professor), associate professor of the department Krasovska I.H. (Ph.D., Associate Professor) attended the convention on behalf of Khai National University and the Department of Geoinformation Technologies and Space Earth Monitoring in order to update knowledge in the field of the aerospace industry and maintain the department's connection with leading companies developing GIS technologies.