Tuesday and Wednesday, 25 and 26 July 2017. Emperors Palace, Ekurhuleni, South Africa.
The official call for papers for the inaugural SA GeoTech 2017 conference has been issued and interested parties are encouraged to submit papers in line with the conference theme: “Showcasing geospatial technologies for precision, planning and performance.”
The SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition is a platform for showcasing geomatics technologies, tools, skills and services. The event takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng and is hosted by EE Publishers. PositionIT is the media partner for this event.
The event aims to enhance the geo-intelligence skills of delegates with the intention of providing their organisations with strategic management insights, enhanced performance and efficiency, and added business value. Delegates from across the economic spectrum are welcome to attend SA GeoTech 2017.
Authors and presenters are invited to submit papers of approximately 2000-3000 words for presentation at the conference in line with the conference theme and the four sub-themes which are detailed below:
Proprietary technologies, products and services may be described, and papers detailing successful client applications of the technology, product or skills will receive preference.
Within the theme and sub-themes of the conference, there will be a focus on leading-edge geomatics technologies, skills, solutions and applications for business leaders, managers, data analysts, engineers, scientists, project managers and decision-makers from all sectors of the economy. These will include:
Parties interested in submitting papers for the SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition should take note of the key dates for abstract and paper submissions which are outlined below:
Call for papers: 9 February 2017
Submission of abstracts for selection: 30 April 2017
Notification of acceptance for presentation of a paper: 15 May 2017
Submission of final full-text paper for approval: 30 June 2017
Presentation of papers at SA GeoTech 2017: 25 and 26 July 2017
If you would like to present a paper at SA GeoTech 2017, please contact the programme co-ordinator for further details.
Contact Clare van Zwieten, SA GeoTech 2017, Tel 011 543-7000, email@example.com