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ICGUPUEA 2017 : 19th International Conference on Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICGUPUEA

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICGUPUEA 2017: 19th International Conference on Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICGUPUEA 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Geoinformatics, Urban Planning and Urban Environment Analysis. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Comparison of Different Techniques to Estimate Surface Soil Moisture
S. Farid F. Mojtahedi, Ali Khosravi, Behnaz Naeimian, S. Adel A. Hosseini
2) Rail Corridors between Minimal Use of Train and Unsystematic Tightening of Population: A Methodological Essay
A. Benaiche
3) Comparative Study of Conventional and Satellite Based Agriculture Information System
Rafia Hassan, Ali Rizwan, Sadaf Farhan, Bushra Sabir
4) The Proposal of a Shared Mobility City Index to Support Investment Decision Making for Carsharing
S. Murr, S. Phillips
5) Evaluation of Easy-to-Use Energy Building Design Tools for Solar Access Analysis in Urban Contexts: Comparison of Friendly Simulation Design Tools for Architectural Practice in the Early Design Stage
M. Iommi, G. Losco
6) Modelling Forest Fire Risk in the Goaso Forest Area of Ghana: Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems Approach
Bernard Kumi-Boateng, Issaka Yakubu
7) The Linkage of Urban and Energy Planning for Sustainable Cities: The Case of Denmark and Germany
Jens-Phillip Petersen
8) Relocation of Livestocks in Rural of Canakkale Province Using Remote Sensing and GIS
Melis Inalpulat, Levent Genc, Unal Kizil, Tugce Civelek
9) Effects of Urbanization on Land Use/Land Cover and Stream Flow of a Sub-Tropical River Basin of India
Satyavati Shukla, Lakhan V. Rathod, Mohan V. Khire
10) Use of Data of the Remote Sensing for Spatiotemporal Analysis Land Use Changes in the Eastern Aurès (Algeria)
A. Bouzekri, H. Benmassaud
11) The Role of the Urban Renewal Projects on the Reshaping of the Cities: İzmir (Turkey) Case
Sibel Ecemis Kiliç, Neslihan Karatas
12) Impact of Landuse Change on Surface Temperature in Ibadan, Nigeria
Abegunde Linda, Adedeji Oluwatola
13) Sustainable Traditional Architecture and Urban Planning in Hot-Arid Climate of Iran
Farnaz Nazem
14) Sustainable Traditional Architecture and Urban Planning in Hot-Humid Climate of Iran
Farnaz Nazem
15) The Relations between Seismic Results and Groundwater near the Gokpinar Damp Area, Denizli, Turkey
Mahmud Gungor, Ali Aydin, Erdal Akyol, Suat Tasdelen

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