Nature of the Earth and Spatial Sustainability Development.


  • Earth Observation Satellite Missions for Global Change Studies.
  • Monitoring and modeling land use and land cover changes.
  • Global geodetic observing systems for global change studies.
  • Global land cover and change information services and systems.
  • Remote Sensing of changes in snow and ice, frozen ground, ice sheets and glaciers and arctic water sea ice.
  • Climate-induced hazards mapping and vulnerability assessment.
  • Modeling and analyzing of impacts from sea level rise.
  • Integration of Remote Sensing and GIS for predicting, monitoring and responding to hydro-meteorological extremes.
  • Spatiotemporal modeling of global landscape dynamics.
  • Quality assurance for global change databases.
  • New earth observation systems for natural hazard monitoring.
  • UAV systems for hazard mapping and damage assessment.
  • Laser scanning for indoors mapping and evacuation simulations.
  • Web based multidimensional GIS for disaster risk management.
  • Multi-sensor integration for monitoring marine disasters.
  • Mobile mapping for transportation emergency response.
  • New geospatial technologies in early warning, forecasting and monitoring of natural hazard chains.
  • Public participation GIS for disaster preparedness and planning.
  • Foggy weather/heavy rain, impact on quality of life (e.g., car accidents).
  • Red tide, impact on marine life and policy management.
  • Sand twisters and rigorous winds.

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Important Dates

Submission of abstracts: 30 September 2015

Notification of acceptance: 15 October 2015

Full papers submission: 31 October 2015

Registration Dates

Early bird registration extended to: 31 October 2015

Registration Deadline: 30 November 2015

Conference Documents

PDF   Conference Announcement

PDF   Call For Papers

PDF   Call For Sponsors - English

PDF   Call For Sponsors - Arabic

Jun 22, 2015