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GRASS users conference 2002- Second Announcement and Call for Paper

The Open source GIS – GRASS users conference will take place in Trento, Italy, 11-13 September 2002.

This conference is the result of the joint effort of many GRASS developers and users all over the world to foster closer relations and provide opportunities for greater interactions among the open GIS and GRASS communities. The aim of the conference is twofold: the exchange of experiences between Open GIS and GRASS users and developers and the possibility for the potential users to access first-hand information and GRASS capability demonstration, especially for users from developing countries.

The conference will be held for three days with oral sessions, poster sessions and workshops. The meeting will cover all the aspects of open source GISs, with special focus on GRASS. Authors are encouraged to submit papers covering the following topics before 15 April 2002:

  • Applications
  • Development
  • Education
  • Technology transfer
  • Spatial Data Base

Papers outside these areas are welcome too, special attention will be paid to papers involving authors or projects from developing countries. The registration at the conference, the paper submission and the accommodation booking must be done via Internet at the web site.

Deadlines:
Paper Submission 15 April 2002
Early registration (until 30 June 2002): 70 euros
Late registration (after 30 June 2002): 200 euros
Contact: B.Benciolini, M.Ciolli, P.Zatelli
Local Organizing Committee
Open source GIS – GRASS users conference 2002
E-mail: [email protected]