The Austria-Central Asia Centre for GIScience, together with XIEG-CAS and the I.Arabaev Kyrgyz State University are proud to announce the:
GIS-in-Central-Asia Conference - GISCA 2016
The main objectives of this English language conference are to bring together GIS academics, researchers and practitioners in the Central Asian countries and encourage international cooperation and knowledge exchange in GIS education.
In 2016, GISCA is exploring the theme of "Green Spaces: Perspectives and Designs". GIScience as a conceptual foundation, Geoinformatics as a methodology and GIS as software are powerful instruments for linking information from different sources by location. This is exactly what is needed to manage our environments and natural resources, our societies and economies.
Key themes (but not limited, any new themes and sessions are welcome) of the conference are:
The conference committee accepts scientific papers on the stated conference themes with a focus on the Central Asian Region. Active participation in the conference is invited via presentation of a paper or poster, or through workshop attendance. Accepted papers in English will be reviewed published in the proceedings volume of GISCA 2016. We request to disseminate the CfP to all interested GIS educators and professionals. The deadline for submission of paper abstracts is February 28, 2016 by email to the address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, please visit the conference website at - http://gisca16.aca-giscience.org
We look forward to meeting you at GISCA 2016!