Salzburg, Austria: Organisers of the 2nd European LiDAR Mapping Forum (ELMF) announced that they are expanding exhibit space due to huge demand. The forum is scheduled to be held in Salzburg, Austria from November 29-30, 2011.
The recent launch of the 2011 Conference Programme has sparked increased interest in the event. The stir has been generated by a truly international theme where speakers in the international LIDAR community represent nearly 20 countries from all over the world. The papers like ‘Terrestrial Laserscanning & 3D visualisation of the largest ice cave on Earth’, ‘LIDAR Scanning the Equatorial jungle of Central Africa’, ‘Monitoring the outmost islands of Indonesia using Airborne LIDAR Bathymetry’ and ‘Mobile Laser Scanning – railway data collection and automated feature extraction’ have impressed LiDAR users, professionals, entrepreneurs and so on.
The conference is supported by a Showcase of more than 50 of the world’s leading companies in the LiDAR industry market. Exhibitors include the LiDAR and complimentary sensor manufacturers, survey and mapping companies, data processing, GIS and management specialists and the latest mobile mapping vehicles.
Moreover, this event is not all about the LiDAR experts, it also for novice operators, their managers and potential purchasers of equipment. There is a full series of learning workshops and demonstrations aimed at providing an understanding of the basic principles and fundamental benefits of LiDAR.