Open Science Research Excellence

ICGC 2020 : International Conference on Geodesy and Cartography

Ottawa, Canada
July 13 - 14, 2020

Call for Papers

ICGC 2020 : International Conference on Geodesy and Cartography is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Geodesy and Cartography. 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:
  • Cartography
  • Advanced cartography
  • Cartography, recent studies and current problems
  • Main issues in cartography
  • Technological advancements and innovations
  • Semiotics, map perception, cognition and knowledge
  • Colors, signs and typography on paper and digital maps
  • Geovisualisation, augmented and virtual reality
  • Maps and the internet
  • Art, culture and cartography
  • SDI, standards, ontologies, integration
  • Data quality
  • Location based services and ubiquitous cartography
  • Volunteered geographic information, crowdsourcing and critical cartography
  • Geoinformation retrieval
  • Generalization and multi-scale representation
  • Spatio-temporal modelling and issues (3d, simulation)
  • Use and user issues
  • Mapping and spatial awareness for disabled people
  • Geospatial analysis
  • Maps, GIS and sustainable development
  • Maps, GIS and hazards and disasters
  • Maps, GIS and society
  • Maps, GIS and security
  • Mapping from satellite imagery
  • Map and geodb production techniques
  • Open source technology and web services
  • Intellectual property rights and economic issues
  • Marketing and publishing
  • Digital technologies and cartographic heritage
  • History of cartography and GIS
  • National and regional atlases
  • Mountain cartography
  • Planets and space cartography
  • Marine, military and topographic cartography
  • Census and other thematic maps
  • Toponyms on maps and on geodb
  • Map projections
  • Education and training
  • Cartography and children
  • The profession of cartographer