Sirindhorn Conference Geoinformatics 2018

Call for Papers 

.          .The 2nd Sirindhorn Conference on Geo-informatics (2018) is held at Centra by Centara Government Complex Hotel & Convention Centre, Chaeng Wattana, Bangkok, Thailand, during February 1-2, 2018. This conference is organized by Sirindhorn Center for Geo-Informatics (SCGI), which supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the Kingdom of Thailand and Wuhan University of the People’s Republic of China.

.          .The 2nd Sirindhorn Conference on Geo-informatics aims to provide a forum to exchange ideas and experiences on space technology and geo-informatics through applications, study cases and practical experiences. This would improve and enhance the collaboration and cooperation between the intellectuals, professional and government bodies in achieving a common vision towards knowledge sharing of geo-informatics across discipline.

.          .All abstracts should be submitted in the theme of “Space Technology and Geo-informatics” and we also encourage submission on research and applications of the new technologies in multidisciplines involve our theme.

Abstract and Full Paper Format

.          .You are kindly invited to submit electronically original, English-language research contributions or experience reports not concurrently submitted elsewhere. Abstracts should be submitted firstly and must not be exceeded 300 words. Abstracts are better typed in Word for Windows PC format. Abstract must include:

  • The abstract is restricted to 300 words (excluding the title, author information and affiliations) and tables, graphs or figures are not allowed.
  • Only abstracts submitted in English will be reviewed.
  • Abstracts must consist of background/aim, method, result and conclusion.
  • Title and authors by surname followed by initials and indicate the presenter by underlining their name.
  • Author’s contact details (company name, department, full address, telephone, fax and E-mail)

Guideline and template for abstract : 

 

Critical Dates

  • Abstract Submission Deadline : 27 November 2017
  • Abstract Acceptance : 4 December 2017
  • Full Paper Submission Deadline : 10 January 2018

 

Registration Fee

100 USD for normal registration fee includes permission to all technical session, a flash drive include all accepted abstract and full papers, food, welcome banquet and coffee breaks.

Conference schedule

 

Thursday, February 1
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Opening Ceremony & Joint Plenary Session
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Keynote Speakers
Coffee Break & Exhibition
10.15 AM – 12:00 AM Keynote Speakers
Lunch Break & Exhibition
Parallel Sessions Room 1 Room 2
13:00 PM – 14:40 PM Session 1 Session 2
Coffee Break & Exhibition
15:00 PM – 16:30 PM Session 3 Session 4
Friday, February 2
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM Session 5 Session 6
Coffee Break & Exhibition
10:50 AM – 12:00 AM Session 7 Session 8
Lunch Break & Exhibition
13:00 PM – 14:30 PM Session 9 Session 10
Coffee Break & Exhibition
14:50 PM – 16:30 PM Closing Ceremony

 

Program Committee

Prof. Dr. Deren Li – Wuhan University, China

Prof. Dr. Chen Ruizhi – Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dean, School of Remote Sensing and Information Engineering, Wuhan University, China

Organizing Committee

Dr.Anond Snidvongs – GISTDA Executive Director

Mr. Anusorn Rungsipanich – Acting Rector GISTDA Academy

Ms. Pranpriya Wongsa – Acting Director of Knowledge Development and Outreach Office

Dr. Tanita Suepa – Chief of Instructional Media and Curriculum Development Division

Secretary

Dr. Tanita Suepa – Chief of Instructional Media and Curriculum Development Division

Dr. Chanika  Sukawattanavijit – Geo-Informatics Scientist

Ms. Natnaphat Subtaweepollert – Geo-Informatics Scientist

Contact

Dr.Tanita Suepa and Dr. Chanika  Sukawattanavijit
Geo-informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA)

E-mail: scgi@gistda.or.th
Phone: +66-02-561-4505#231 Fax: +66-02-561-4503

Visa

It is important for those participants from overseas to check their visa require for entry into Thailand. It is strongly recommended that you contact, as soon as possible, the Embassy or Consulate of Thailand in your country to ascertain whether or not you require a visa and to check details of visa requirement, if any. Please note that it may take a few weeks to obtain a visa following the submission of visa application.

List of Thailand Mission Abroad

http://www.thaiembassy.org/main/

List of Countries which have Concluded Agreement on the Exemption of Visa Requirements with Thailand.

http://www.mfa.go.th/main/en/services/4908

 

Before applying for the visa, please make sure that you have a passport that is valid for at least 6 months counting from the date of arrival in Thailand. Please note that any cost involved in obtaining the visa should be borne by the participant concerned.

 

Any participants who requires an invitation letters from GISTDA, the local organization in Thailand, for visa application purpose should provide needed information when register for The 2nd Sirindhorn Conference on Geo-informatics 2018.