Conference Code: 15FR05ICGIS
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICGIS 2015: 17th International Conference on Geographic Information Systems
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Geographic Information Systems. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Geographic Information Systems.
Call for Contributions
All honourable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Geographic Information Systems are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research material.WASET
All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index
, and submitted to be indexed in the
, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to the conference participants at the conference registration desk.
Special Journal Issues
ICGIS 2015 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Advances in Geographic Information Systems
A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have opportunities for consideration for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full text papers will be online published as free of charge.
Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities
The Conference offers the opportunity to become a sponsor or exhibitor in the Conference, please download and fill in the Conference Sponsorship Request Form
|Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
||March 31, 2015
|Notification of Acceptance
||April 10, 2015
|Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
||April 18, 2015
||May 18 - 19, 2015
Selected Conference Papers
1) Architectural Approaches to a Sustainable Community with Floating Housing Units Adapting to Climate Change and Sea Level Rise in VietnamNguyen Thi Thu Trang 2) Neighborhood Sustainability Assessment Tools: A Conceptual Framework for Their Use in Building Adaptive Capacity to Climate ChangeSally Naji, Julie Gwilliam 3) Quantifying the UK’s Future Thermal Electricity Generation Water Use: Regional AnalysisDaniel Murrant, Andrew Quinn, Lee Chapman 4) Solution of Logistics Center Selection Problem Using the Axiomatic Design MethodFulya Zaralı, Harun Resit Yazgan 5) Present and Future Climate Extreme Indices over Sinai Peninsula, EgyptMahmoud Roushdi, Hany Mostafa, Khaled Kheireldin 6) Greenhouse Gas Emissions from a Tropical Eutrophic Freshwater WetlandJuan P. Silva, T. R. Canchala, H. J. Lubberding, E. J. Peña, H. J. Gijzen 7) Building an Interactive Web-Based GIS System for Planning of Geological Survey WorksWu Defu, Kiefer Chiam, Yang Kin Seng 8) Variability of Hydrological Modeling of the Blue NileAbeer Samy, Oliver C. Saavedra Valeriano, Abdelazim Negm 9) Flood Scenarios for Hydrological and Hydrodynamic ModellingMd. Sharif Imam Ibne Amir, Mohammad Masud Kamal khan, Mohammad Golam Rasul, Raj H Sharma, Fatema Akram 10) Design Resilient Building Strategies in Face of Climate ChangeYahya Alfraidi, Abdel Halim Boussabaine 11) Evaluation of Bioactive Phenols in Blueberries from Different CultivarsChristophe Gonçalves, Raquel P. F. Guiné, Daniela Teixeira, Fernando J. Gonçalves 12) Grassland Phenology in Different Eco-Geographic Regions over the Tibetan PlateauJiahua Zhang, Qing Chang, Fengmei Yao 13) Determination of Potential Agricultural Lands Using Landsat 8 OLI Images and GIS: Case Study of Gokceada (Imroz) TurkeyRahmi Kafadar, Levent Genc 14) Reviewing Soil Erosion in GreecePaschalis Koutalakis, George N. Zaimes, Valasia Iakovoglou, Konstantinos Ioannou 15) Analysis of Maize Yield under Climate Change, Adaptations in Varieties and Planting Date in Northeast China in Recent Thirty YearsZhan Fengmei Yao, Hui Li, Jiahua Zhang g