GIS Conferences and Events

Listed here are upcoming GIS, remote sensing, and geography events, conferences, and webinars.  Events and conferences can be submitted here for listing on this page. Geography events not specifically geospatial oriented should be submitted to the events page on

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August 2018

Vad säger analysen och hur du skapar automatiska rapporter
Vi presenterar verktyget för hur man får tydliga rapporter om drift, underhåll och användning av geodatatjänster.
August 21, 2018

2018 South Florida GIS Expo
The South Florida GIS Expo provides a venue for collaboration, Geographic Information System coordination, networking, education and training to the rapidly expanding professional GIS Community in the South Florida Region.
August 23 – 24, 2018
West Palm Beach, FL, USA

GIScience 2018
Workshop on Core Computations on Spatial Information (CCSI’18)
August 28, 2018
Melbourne, Australia

Corpus in GIScience: Going Beyond Butterfly Collecting
The aim of this workshop is to provide an overview of existing (types of) corpora, outline key methods and research questions addressed through text corpora in GIScience, as well as discuss the importance of aspects such as corpus characteristics or representativeness.
August 28 – 31, 2018
Melboune, Australia

September 2018

UK Mapping Festival 2018
September 4 – 6, 2018
London, UK

Uganda GIS User Group Conference
The conference brings together GIS users from across Uganda to share their experiences and learn the latest in Esri technology.
September 14, 2018
Kampala, Uganda

2018 AGIC Education & Training Symposium
If you can only attend one geospatial event per year, make it this one! It is a tremendous opportunity for networking and learning with other geospatial professionals.
Prescott AZ, USA
September 19 – 21, 2018

Spatial Humanities 2018
September 20 – 21, 2018
Lancaster, UK

18th International Scientific and Technical Conference “From imagery to digital reality: ERS & Photogrammetry”
This year we set ourselves to the task to connect the history imprinted on the maps of Ptolemy, the labyrinths of the Palace of Knossos, and the photo of Gaspard-Félix Tournachon with the modern systems of digital reality, based on the photogrammetric processing of remote sensing data.
September 24 – 27, 2018
Crete, Greece

3rd International Conference on GIS and Remote Sensing
September 27 – 28, 2018
Berlin, Germany

CoastGIS 2018
International Symposium of GIS and Computer Cartography for Coastal Zone Management
September 27 – 29, 2018
Ísafjörður, Iceland

October 2018

GIS-Pro & CalGIS 2018
October 9 – 12, 2018
Palm Springs, CA, USA

Northwest GIS User Group Conference
October 15 – 19, 2018
Bremerton, WA, USA

39th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS 2018)
The Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS) is an annual event hosted by member countries of the Asian Association on Remote Sensing (AARS) to promote remote sensing technology through the exchange of information, mutual cooperation, international understanding and goodwill amongst the members.
October 15 – 19, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

November 2018

Geospatial Track at the Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management Asia Pacific Conference
We are holding a track entitled ‘Geospatial and temporal information capture, management, and analytics in support of Disaster Decision Making’, to which we invite academics, researchers and professionals to share innovative research, practice and experience showcasing geospatial and temporal information theory and applications in support of disaster decision making.
November 5 – 7, 2018
Wellington, New Zealand

Geomatics Atlantic 2018 – Oceans of Data
The largest cross-sector geospatial conference, capitalizing on the current energy and investment in both geomatics and the ocean sectors.
November 13 – 15, 2018
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mother Earth: Contribution of Geospatial Science and Technology
Disaster risk information is spatial in nature and Geoinformatics related sciences such as Remote sensing, GIS and Photogrammetry play a significant role in both data providing and management of disasters and hazards in nature. Rapid population growth and urbanization expansion combined with extreme climatic events are causing a rapid increase in vulnerability of peoples exposed to hazardous events.
November 12 – 16, 2018
Namibia University of Science and Technology

December 2018

FOSS4G Asia 2018
“Open Source Transformation for Sustainable Development”
December 2 – 5, 2018
Moratuwa – Sri Lanka

2019 Geospatial Conferences

May 2019

GEO Business 2019
GEO Business  is the largest geospatial event in the UK incorporating an international exhibition, a strategic conference, cutting edge seminars, live workshops and social activities.
May 21 – 22, 2019
London, England, UK


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