• September 27 - 28, 2017
  • Yogyakarta

The 5th Geoinformation Science Symposium 2017 to be organized from 27 – 28 September 2017 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia organized by Department of Geographical Information Science and PUSPICS Faculty of Geography, Universitas Gadjah Mada. The main theme of this Biennial symposium is “Bridging Geospatial Industries and Scientific Research”.  We hope you can attend this exciting symposium by presenting papers, discussing technical issues, exchanging ideas, and enjoying the city of Yogyakarta together. They are looking forward to seeing you all at The 5th Geoinformation Science Symposium 2017 in Yogyakarta.





  • Assoc. Prof. Wataru Takeuchi
    Associate Professor, Graduate Program on Environmental Sciences, Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Prof. Stuart Phinn
    Professor, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Prof. Tien-Yin Chou
    Professor, Director, GIS Research Center, Feng Chia University, Taiwan
  • Prof. Dr. Mazlan Bin Hashim
    Professor, Institute of Geospatial Science and Technology (INSTeG), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Dr. Matthew Blackett*
    Associate Professor, Geography, Environment and Disaster Management, Faculty of Business, Environment and Society, Coventry University, UK
  • Prof. Dr. Ir. Hasanuddin Z Abidin, M.Sc. Eng. *
    Professor, Head of Badan Informasi Geospasial (BIG)/Indonesian Geospatial Information Agency
  • Dr. Muhammad DimyatiM.Sc.*
    Direktur Jenderal Penguatan Riset dan Pengembangan – Ristekdikti


Please kindly send your abstract to [email protected]before 28 July 2017. Please format your abstract according to the template provided by the symposium committee and it is recommended to directly write your abstract in the provided template. Please send your abstract in .doc or .docx only format. Do not send your abstract in .pdf format.

For those interested to publish their research paper in the IOP  Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (EES), please use the English template.

For those interested to publish their research paper in the Proceedings of the 5th Geoinformation Science Symposium 2017 with ISBN, you can either use the English or Bahasa template

The symposium covers (but not limited to) the following topics:

1. Image Pre-processing (Radiometric and Geometric Corrections)
2. Image and Spectral Data Acquisition
3. Image Classification and Enhancement
4. Integration of Remote Sensing and GIS
5. Spatial Data Infrastructure and Basis Data Geospatial
6. Computing in Remote Sensing and GIS
7. Web-based GIS
8. GIS Analysis and Modelling
9. Cartographic Visualization of Remote Sensing Product
10. Analytical Cartography
11. Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in:

  • Precision Agriculture
  • Urban Environment
  • Coastal and Marine Environment
  • Vegetation and Forest Monitoring
  • Ecology
  • Health
  • Hydrology and Water Resources
  • Geomorphology and Land Resources
  • Geology and Soil
  • Mining and Minerals
  • Disaster Risk Reduction and Management
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Land Use Mapping

12. Remote Sensing and GIS Development, Education and Workforce
13. Toponymy
14. Geospatial Industry
15. Geospatial Education

Eligible Regions: Indonesia

Application Process

Apply online through given website.

  • Call for abstracts : 15 June – 28 July 2017
  • Accepted abstracts announcement : 11 August 2017
  • Full paper submission : 12 August – 15 September 2017
  • Online registration date : 15 June – 15 September 2017
  • On-site registration : 27 – 28 September 2017
  • Conference date : 27 – 28 September 2017

Application Deadline: August 11, 2017

Application ClosedOfficial link

For Further Queries

Email: [email protected] Person in charge: Dr. Projo Danoedoro, M.Sc. ([email protected]) Dr. Pramaditya Wicaksono, M.Sc. ([email protected])
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