GIS Ostrava 2013 - Geoinformatics for City Transformations

Country: Czech Republic

City: Ostrava

Abstr. due: 12.10.2012

Dates: 21.01.13 — 23.01.13

Conference fees and accomodation: -


Geoinformatics for City Transformations

VSB – Technical University of Ostrava campus, the New Hall building, Ostrava, Czech Republic, January 21-23, 2013

Keynote lessons
  • Prof. Paul Longley (University College London, GB): Twelve years of Geographic Information Systems and Science
  • Prof. Dieter Fritsch (Universität Stuttgart, DE): 3D City Transformations
  • Dr. Kiril Stanilov (Cambridge University, GB) - will be specified
Important days
  • October 12, 2012 full paper submission due
  • December 1, 2012 notification of paper acceptance
  • December 16, 2012 camera ready full paper due
  • December 16, 2012 early registration (discounted fees)
  • January 21-23, 2013 symposium days
Under the auspices of
  • AGILE - Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (requested)
  • ISPRS - International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  • EuroSDR - European Spatial Data Research Organisation
  • CAGI - Czech Association for Geoinformation
  • SAGI - Slovak Association for Geoinformatics
  • Ing. Jaroslav Palas, President of the Moravian-Silesian Region
  • Ing. Petr Kajnar, Mayor of the City of Ostrava
  • Prof. Ivo Vondrák, Rector of VSB – TU Ostrava
  • Prof. Vladimír Slivka, dr.h.c., Dean of FMG VSB – TU Ostrava
Proceedings and publications 

Researchers are encouraged to present results of their work in the specified topics. For paper submission, please, complete the Registration Form. Deadline for the full paper submission is 12th of October, 2012. All reviewed and accepted papers will be available in electronic proceedings. The printed proceedings will be issued 2-3 months after the symposium. The proceedings will be sent for registration in Web of Science – Conference Proceedings Citation Index, Thomson Reuters. It is under negotiation to publish selected papers in reputable journals (i.e. Annals of GIS, Geoinformatica An International Journal (GIIJ), Transactions in GIS) indexed in Scopus or Web of Science.

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