8th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality

30 May - 1 June 2013, Hong Kong


Call for papers

The Organizing Committee invites abstract submission for consideration by the programme committee and inclusion in the Symposium programme. Abstracts should be 250 – 500 words in English and should reach the Symposium Secretariat before 28 February 2013.

Themes covered by the conference

  • Uncertainties in real world entities
  • Positional error in spatial data
  • Temporal uncertainty in geographical data
  • Incompleteness of spatial data
  • Logical consistence in spatial database
  • Semantic uncertainty in spatial data
  • Ontology and spatial data quality
  • Quality assessment in spatial data generalisationt
  • Spatial data quality versus scales
  • Spatial data models for uncertain objects in GIS
  • Uncertainty propagation in spatial operations
  • Spatial querying with uncertain data
  • Spatial reasoning with uncertain information
  • Geostatistical methods for spatial data quality
  • Model validation with imperfect ground truth data
  • Stochastic spatial simulation
  • Uncertainty in remotely sensed images and classification
  • Error assessment in DEM
  • Uncertainty in geographical and environmental analysis
  • Spatial data quality and decision making
  • Spatial data quality and machine learning
  • Spatial data quality for the users of geographic information and the general public
  • Spatial data quality and web-based services
  • Assessment of quality of crowdsourcing spatial data
  • Uncertainty in Geovisual Analytics
  • Quality of Spatial Data Visualization
  • Meta-data and model for GIS data
  • Design- and model-based approaches to spatial accuracy assessment

Important dates

28/2/2013 Deadline for Abstract Submission
15/3/2013Notification of Acceptance
25/4/2013Deadline for Full Paper Submission
15/4/2013Deadline for Early Bird Registration
30/5-1/6/2013Symposium Date