CIPA summer school in Gyeongju (Republic of Korea)

By: Andreas Georgopoulos (

The CIPA HD summer schools offer an opportunity for scholars, MSc and PhD students, researchers and specialists, archaeologists,  architects, restorers, conservationists, geomatic engineers, in the surveying and heritage fields to deepen their knowledge and expertise with reality-based 3D-modelling techniques.
The summer school of 14-20 July 2019 in Gyeongju (Republic of Korea) offered theoretical lectures (3D surveying, photogrammetry, laser scanning, etc.) and practical work, in the field and in the lab with commercial and open source processing software. The participants were taught the basics in: (a.) surveying and data acquisition (b.) data processing methods for 3D models and metric products’ generation.