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12 May 2013 - 15 May 2013
Workshop will consider Geographic Information Systems’ science and technologies in relation with Environmental and Urban Challenges. In this context we also expect discussion specifically focused on environmental issues, from global to local scales.
Workshop encourages presentation of scientific and technological innovations as well as application opportunities aimed at having environmental and global warming problems under control, as well as the monitoring, planning and simulation to sustain maritime presence in the Arctic. Also we expect to discuss traditional problems about heterogeneous data, information and knowledge arriving from different sources and accounting for geographic information systems’ area aimed at realizing decision-making in monitoring systems of heterogeneous purpose and level.
Sponsor:Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation
U. S. Office of Naval Research Global (to be confirmed)
Russian Foundation for Basic Research (to be confirmed)