About the Conference

The 1st Announcement

Geographic Information Technologies, Spatial Statistics, and Remote Sensing Approaches for Environmental Monitoring and Natural Resource Management

Hanoi, Vietnam

 20 – 22/12/2017

Hosted and organized by Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Jointly organized and supported by Department of National Remote Sensing, MONRE; Military Technical Academy; Vietnam National Satellite Center; and Vietnam Publishing House of Natural Resources, Environment and Cartography

General Information

 Geospatial Technologies provide abundant data resources of Earth surface. This supports efficiently the application of spatial analysis and quantitative research methods in geography and related environmental issues. Our conference titled "Geographic Information Technologies, Spatial Statistics, and Remote Sensing Approaches for Environmental Monitoring and Natural Resource Management" aims at fostering the use and application of geospatial data and techniques to tackle emerging environmental issues as well as contribute significantly to sustainable development of country. This event is a valuable opportunity to promote academic exchange and cooperation among geographers, researchers in the field of development studies, environmentalist, and people who their work are strongly related to the use of geospatial technologies. 

Theme and topics of the conference

    The focus of this conference is the application of geospatial technologies in geographical research and environmental monitoring and natural resource management. The main sub-themes of interest include:

  • General geography analysis and assessment
  •  Application of GIS and WebGIS in geography education
  • Landscape assessment
  • Land evaluation, urban environment research
  • Natural disaster management support system
  • Natural hazards characterization
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • The power of GIS technology in map making
  • Quantitative methods in geography research

Conference Activities

  • Training workshop in geospatial technologies
  • Keynote lecturer (45-60 minutes)
  • Paper presentation (15 - 20 minutes)
  • Fieldtrip              

First Call for Papers

This is a first call for papers of the conference. You are welcome to submit your abstract proposal to the Conference Organizing Comittee by email to txduy@hnue.edu.vn.

General requirements

  • The abstract/paper need to focus on the conference theme and topics, present on A4 paper. The document is composed on Microsoft Word, using Unicode/Times New Roman font size 13. Left margin 2.5cm; Right margin 2.5 cm; Top margin 2.5 cm; Bottom margin 2.5 cm.
  • Abstract is written in Vietnamese and English, maximum 300 words.
  • Full paper need to follow the structure of a scientific research paper

More information about the conference and registration process will be available by August 2017 through the website http://www.geog.hnue.edu.vn/  

Organizing Committees

Dr Do Van Thanh, Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Assoc Prof. Dr Kieu Van Hoan, Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Prof. Dr Nguyen Viet Thinh, Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Dr Nguyen Quoc Khanh, Department of National Remote Sensing, MONRE

Assoc. Prof. Dr Trinh Le Hung, Military Technical Academy

Dr Vu Anh Tuan, Vietnam National Satellite Center

Msc Kim Quang Minh, Vietnam Publishing House of Natural Resources, Environment and Cartography

Dr Nguyen Quyet Chien, Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Msc Tran Xuan Duy, Department of Geography, Hanoi National University of Education

Contacts

Assoc Prof. Dr Kieu Van Hoan  - Emai: kieuvanhoan@hnue.edu.vn  Mobile:  0912341464

Msc Trần Xuân Duy - Email: txduy@hnue.edu.vn    Mobile: 0948483079 

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