CCA Conference & CRSS 2016

CCA Conference & CRSS 2016

CCA ConferenceThe Local Organizing Committee along with the executives of the Canadian Remote Sensing Society and the Canadian Cartographic Association would like to invite you to the 37th Canadian Symposium on Remote Sensing and the 41st Canadian Cartographic Association Conference, to be jointly held at the Richardson College for the Environment at the University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, from June 7-9, 2016.

This year’s conference theme “Imagery to Map” underscores the importance the role that remote sensing plays in the generation of map content. The event will be organized to encourage presentations and discussions on the importance of satellite imagery and map production can play in the analysis of our planet. The CCA2016 alongside the 37th CSRS will include General Sessions and Special Sessions, building on the symposium theme “Imagery to Map” that brings together different applications and technologies to showcase the significance satellite imaging and map production has on the improved understanding of our environment and society.CRSS 2016 - CCA Conference

This is an open call for Abstracts. We invite abstract submissions in all areas of remote sensing, cartography and related fields. The organizing committee also encourages participants to organize special sessions. If you wish to organize a special session please contact the general conference chair, Dr. Christopher D Storie c.storie@uwinnipeg.ca<mailto:c.storie@uwinnipeg.ca>

Each abstract submission is to include:

  • Title of abstract. List of authors with affiliation, position, and contact information for each author (title, organization, address, telephone, e-mail)
  • Presenting author indicated with an asterisk (*)
  •  Abstract (no more than 250 words) that introduces the work, states the methods used, results obtained, and conclusions.
  • Preference for Oral or Interactive Poster Presentation format.

All CCA abstracts will be send directly to the conference chair – Dr. Christopher Storie –c.storie@uwinnipeg.ca

Important Dates
January 2016 – Call for Papers
February 26, 2016 – Abstract Submission Deadline
April 1, 2016 – Abstract Acceptance Notifications Sent
April 22, 2016 – Early Registration Deadline, Deadline for registration of at least one of the authors of an accepted paper to insure insertion in the symposium program.

For more information about fees and accommodations please refer to the current conference website

Looking forward to seeing you in Winnipeg!

Christopher D Storie, PHD | Associate Professor
President, Canadian Cartographic Association

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