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3rd Conference on Advances in Geomatics Research

  • 06 Aug 2015
  • 07 Aug 2015
  • Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda
  The Department of Geomatics and Land Management at Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda is proud to announce  the 3rd Conference on Advances in Geomatics Research from the 6th – 7th August 2015. This conference series builds on the success of the previous two conferences held in 2011 and 2013. The Department will be celebrating 25 years and this conference is meant to be the climax of our celebrations.The conference is henceforth themed:    
  
  “Celebrating 25 Years of Geomatics Education – Building for the Future”    
  
  It is hoped that the conference will give the participants the opportunity to reflect on the past, present and future Geomatics opportunities, challenges and solutions to the world around us! Like the previous conference, we intend to have selected high quality papers published in Journals as special issues. Previously we have published in the South African Journal of Geomatics (http://www.sajg.org.za/index.php/sajg) Vol 3 No 3 (2014).    
  
  Abstracts covering the following themes are therefore invited    
  -Geographical Information Science and Applications    
  -Remote Sensing Applications    
  -Geomatics Professional Standards and Practice    
  -Geomatics Education    
  -Spatial Information Management    
  -Hydrographic Surveying    
  -Positioning and Measurement    
  -Engineering and Mining Surveys    
  -Cadastre and Land Management    
  -History of Surveying and Measurement    
  -Cartography    
  -Photogrammetry and LIDAR applications    
  

Important Dates:

Deadline for submission of:

- abstracts 31st May

- full papers 15th July

- Geospatial Education forum 3rd August 2015 - Sponsored by Oaker Services Ltd

- Pre-conference workshop 4th -5th August 2015

- Conference: 6th -7th August 2015

For more information contact:

agrc2015@cedat.mak.ac.ug


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