Open Science Research Excellence

ICTM 2020 : International Conference on Thematic Mapping

Male, Maldives
February 17 - 18, 2020

Call for Papers

ICTM 2020 : International Conference on Thematic Mapping is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Thematic Mapping. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Thematic mapping
  • Uses of thematic mapping
  • Mapping methods
  • Thematic mapping of subtidal coastal habitats
  • Qualitative and quantitative thematic data and maps
  • Change detection for thematic mapping
  • Applications of statistics to thematic mapping
  • Thematic mapping from satellite imagery
  • Geostationary and near-polar meteorological satellites
  • Land observation satellite systems
  • Production processes for extracting information from satellite data
  • Visual image interpretation
  • Computer-assisted image analysis
  • Methods for combining satellite-derived information
  • Geometric corrections
  • Mosaicking
  • Radiometric processing
  • Data presentation for map-background purposes
  • Role of geographic information systems (gis)
  • Design and semiology of cartographic representation
  • Selection of information for satellite cartography
  • Types of space maps products
  • Image map design
  • Image map typology
  • Applications
  • General satellite cartography
  • Land use/land cover mapping
  • Urban cartography
  • Soil mapping
  • Agricultural mapping
  • Mapping of ocean and coastal zones
  • Mapping of ice and snow fields
  • Mapping of vegetation
  • Landscape mapping
  • Flooded-zone mapping