in 2011, the Conference GEOINFORMATIK takes place in Münster for the third
time co-hosted by the University of Münster (Institute for Geoinformatics),
Gesellschaft für Geoinformatik (GFGi), Geonetzwerk Münsterland and GiN e.V.
(Verein zur Förderung der Geoinformatik in Norddeutschland). It has a German
as well as an English track.
Please find attached the "Call for papers". Feel free to distribute it.
June 15th - 17th, 2011
Conference Theme: Geochange - GI and Global Change
We invite submissions for participation in GEOINFORMATIK 2011. The three-day
conference offers an opportunity to researchers in the field of GI Science
to share ideas, discuss state-of-the-art applications, and explore emerging
research directions. Whether you are a researcher in academia or a GI-expert
in industry, you are welcome to participate in shaping the future of GI
Science at GEOINFORMATIK 2011.
Main topics for the conference include but are not limited to:
1. Global Change: Modelling spatio-temporal processes
2. GI in Environment, Climate and Energy GI
3. Mobile Technologies, Location Based Services
4. Geosensor Networks
5. From Geodata Infrastructures to Spatial Information Infrastructures
6. Volunteered Geographic Information, Neogeography
7. Human Computer Interaction
Anybody with an interest in Geoinformatics in general or in the questions
raised above is invited to submit a paper to the conference. Submissions can
be made under two categories:
Research Submission (maximum 6 pages) of original and unpublished academic
research. Papers must be written in English and according to the formatting
guidelines. Submissions will be reviewed in a single blind review process
based on relevance to the conference, originality, significance of results,
research goals, clarity of conclusions, and organization and grammar.
Successful submissions will be accepted for presentation at the conference
and will be published in the conference proceedings (with ISBN).
Shortpapers about innovative applications (max. 1-3 pages): Submissions can
either be in English or German and will be reviewed based on application
aspects, innovation and relevance to market. Please note that product
presentations will NOT be allowed under this category. Successful
submissions will be accepted for presentation at the conference and will be
published in the conference proceedings (with ISBN).
January 21, 2011: Full paper submission
March 14, 2011: Notification of full paper acceptance
March 20, 2011: Camera-ready full paper copies due