Syndicate content

GIS

GIS to revolutionise flood insurance

The insurance industry is recognising GIS as a powerful tool that will drive comprehensive business transformation.

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Mon, 26/03/2012 - 15:00

Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck encourages secondary high school children of Thimphu to use modern geospatial tools

Her Royal Highness Princess Euphelma Choden Wangchuck inspired some secondary high school children from in and around Thimphu to learn about and understand climate change issues through interactive

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 17/11/2011 - 18:19
latitude: 
27.4667
longitude: 
89.6417

Thailand: Satellite Data Centre for disaster management

The Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has teamed up to establish a Geo-Informatics Operation System and Satellite Da

Publishing Information
Publishing Date: 
Thu, 20/10/2011 - 17:20

Global Geospatial Conference 2012

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 05/06/2012
Venue City: 
Québec City
Basic Information
Date: 
14/05/2012 - 17/05/2012
Venue: 
Québec City Conference Center
Venue Country: 
Canada
Event Organisers: 

GSDI Association

GEOIDE Network

Language of event: 
English

The joint GSDI World Conference (GSDI 13), GEOIDE Annual Scientific Conference (GEOIDE 2012), Canadian Geomatics Conference (CGC 2012) and 3DGeoInfo (2012) will take place in historic Québec

latitude: 
52.9399
longitude: 
-73.5491

Geospatial World Forum 2012

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Amsterdam
Basic Information
Date: 
23/04/2012 - 27/04/2012
Venue: 
RAI Exhibition & Convention Centre
Venue Country: 
The Netherlands
Event Organisers: 

 

Geospatial Media and Communications Pvt. Ltd. (Formerly GIS Development), India

 

Co-organisers: 
Dutch Kadaster The Netherlands

 

Language of event: 
English

 

8th Beijing International Workshop on Geographical Information Systems

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Fuzhou
Basic Information
Date: 
29/06/2011 - 01/07/2011
Event Organisers: 

  • Spatial Information Research Center of Fujian, Fuzhou University,China
  • State Key Laboratory of Resources and Environmental Information System, the Chinese Academy of Science,China
  • Commission on Modeling Geographical Systems, International Geographical Union
  • Commission on Geographical Information Science, International Geographical Union
  • Commission on Quantitative Geography, the Chinese Geographical Society
  • Commission on Cartography and Geographical Information System, the Chinese Geographical Society
  • Key laboratory of Spatial Data Mining & Information Sharing, Ministry of Education of China
  • College of Mathematics and Computer Science, Fuzhou University,China
  • College of Environment and Resources, Fuzhou University,China

Co-organisers: 

Language of event: 
English

BJ-IWGIS 2011 is the eighth forum of this successful series and will take place for the first time outside Beijing. Its main goal is to become a prestigious and high quality international con

latitude: 
26.0745
longitude: 
119.296

ICSDM 2011 1st IEEE International Conference on Spatial Data Mining and Geographical Knowledge Services

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Fuzhou, Fujian
Basic Information
Date: 
29/06/2011 - 01/07/2011
Event Organisers: 

  • Spatial Information Research Center of Fujian, Fuzhou University,China
  • State Key Laboratory of Resources and Environmental Information System, the Chinese Academy of Science,China
  • Commission on Modeling Geographical Systems, International Geographical Union
  • Commission on Geographical Information Science, International Geographical Union
  • Commission on Quantitative Geography, the Chinese Geographical Society
  • Commission on Cartography and Geographical Information System, the Chinese Geographical Society
  • Key laboratory of Spatial Data Mining & Information Sharing, Ministry of Education of China
  • College of Mathematics and Computer Science, Fuzhou University,China
  • College of Environment and Resources, Fuzhou University,China

Language of event: 
English

ICSDM is aspired to establish a long-term forum for researchers and practitioners in geosciences and information & communication technology to share their innovative ideas and results in the mu

latitude: 
26.0745
longitude: 
119.296

3rd International Conference on Advances in Space Technologies (ICAST)

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Islamabad
Basic Information
Date: 
06/07/2011 - 08/07/2011
Venue: 
Institute of Geographical Information Systems National University of Science and Technology RIMMS Building, Sector H-12
Venue Country: 
Pakistan
Event Organisers: 

 Institute of Geographical Information Systems National University of Sciences and Technology Islamabad, Pakistan

 

 

Co-organisers: 
  •  Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (HEC)
  • Pakistan Meteorological Department Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Lahore, Pakistan 
  • The University of Oklohoma Lahore, Pakistan 
  • Global Change Impact Study Center (GCISC) Islamabad, Pakistan 
  •  Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)
  • Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) Islamabad, Pakistan 
Language of event: 
English

This conference will focus on the use of space technologies for hydrologic disasters & climate change research.

latitude: 
33.7182
longitude: 
73.0605

Geospatial Solutions Conference

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Grapevine (Dallas), Texas
Basic Information
Date: 
10/04/2011 - 13/04/2011
Venue: 
Gaylord Texan™ Hotel & Convention Center
Venue Country: 
United States
Event Organisers: 

 Geospatial information & technology association (GITA )

Language of event: 
English

At this year’s Geospatial Solutions Conference will be explored the integration of existing infrastructures using geospatial technology in order to maximize efficiencies and extend the l

latitude: 
32.803
longitude: 
-96.7699

2nd NIDM - Space Technology Application in Disaster Risk Reduction and Emergency Response

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
New Delhi
Basic Information
Date: 
28/03/2011 - 30/03/2011
Venue: 
NIDM
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

UNOOSA/UN SPIDER, NIDM

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Training Event
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known

There is an increasing trend in disasters both in frequency as well as in the damage caused in terms of human casualties, economic and ecological damage.

latitude: 
28.6353
longitude: 
77.225