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August

  • 16
  • ITS Australia Summit 2022

    Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
    The ITS Australia Summit 2022 in Brisbane will feature a strong industry program over three days driven by abstract submissions & invited keynote presentations, and will include technical tours & demonstrations, cutting edge industry exhibition, workshops, panel discussions, and an exciting social program. As Australia's leading transport technology event, Summit will demonstrate new insights and initiatives that will determine our path toward an accessible and automated future transport network.
  • 3 day event
    9:00 am - 17:00 pm
  • 22
  • Advancing Earth Observation Forum 2022

    Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
    Advancing Earth Observation Forum 2022 will be a face-to-face, fully interactive forum. It will host user, industry, government, research and technical focused plenaries and interactive panels, poster and workshop sessions to interest and engage end-users, industry, researchers, government, analysts, start-up companies, educators and students.
  • 4 day event
    9:00 am - 17:00 pm
  • 22
  • FOSS4G 2022

    Florence, Italy
    The 16th annual congress of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation, the non-profit organisation that supports and promotes the collaborative development of free and open source geographic technologies and open geospatial data, will be held in Florence, Italy, at the Palazzo dei Congressi, Palazzo degli Affari and the University of Florence. FOSS4G (ie. Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial) brings together developers, users, decision-makers and observers from a broad spectrum of organisations and fields of operation.
  • 6 day event
    17:00 pm - 0:30 am

September

  • 5
  • 15th Conference on Spatial Information Theory

    Kobe, Japan
    The 15th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory, COSIT 2022, will be held in Kobe, Japan, 5 to 9 September, 2022. Established in 1993, the Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT) is a biennial international conference series concerned with theoretical aspects of space and spatial information, aimed at advancing geographic information science and its emerging research frontiers. The conference offers three (refereed) submission tracks with double-blind reviews: vision papers, full papers, and short papers. Embedded in the conference will also be an on-site mentoring program for doctoral students. Contributions can cover a broad set of conference-relevant themes such as (but not limited to):
    • activity-based models of spatial knowledge
    • cognitive aspects of geographic information
    • cognitive-behavioural geography, naive geography
    • data-driven spatial information theory
    • geo-ethics and geo-privacy
    • events and processes in geographic space and time
    • geographic information visualisation and geovisual analytics
    • knowledge representation for space and time
    • navigation and wayfinding of sentient beings and robots
    • ontology of space and time
    • place
    • quality and interoperability of geographic information
    • social and cultural organisation of space
    • spatial and temporal language
    • spatial aspects of social networks
    • spatial decision support, impact of model design
    • spatial (digital) humanities
    • theory-driven spatial machine learning, artificial intelligence of space
    • theories on volunteered geographic information
    • theory and practice of spatial and temporal reasoning
    • user interfaces, virtual spaces and collaborative spaces
  • 5 day event
    10:00 am - 18:00 pm
  • 7
  • Commercial UAV Expo

    Caesars Forum, Las Vegas, USA
    [dropcap]C[/dropcap]ommercial UAV Expo, September 6-8 in Las Vegas is the premier event for the commercial drone industry focusing on the integration/operation of commercial UAS. The event will feature exhibits and demonstrations by UAS solutions providers; keynotes, panel discussions, and presentations with interactive Q&A and chat; AI-powered networking; and more. Industries covered include Construction; Drone Delivery; Energy & Utilities; Forestry & Agriculture; Infrastructure & Transportation; Mining & Aggregates; Public Safety & Emergency Services; Security; and Surveying & Mapping. It is presented by Commercial UAV News and organised by Diversified Communications. Use code SAVE100 for a US$100 discount and/or FREE expo admission.
  • 3 day event
    1:30 am - 10:00 am
  • 11
  • FIG Congress 2022

    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre, Warsaw, Poland
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he FIG Congress — the largest and most prestigious conference of surveying and geospatial professionals — will this year be held in Poland. The organisers are expecting an attendance of 1,000 to 1,500 surveying and geospatial experts from all over the world. This year the local host is the Association of Polish Surveyors, and the conference theme is ‘Volunteering for the future - Geospatial excellence for a better living’. Geospatial excellence and all related professions and topics are now seen in a much broader context and as public goods and beneficial for the well-being and betterment of the entire society. The sub themes are:
    • Surveyor 4.0
    • The surveying profession in and after COVID times
    • Open access to data
    • Surveying competence for other disciplines
    The FIG Congress 2022 will give passionate professionals the opportunity to:
    • Learn globally, with participation from around 80 to 90 countries
    • Learn across silos, from other countries, industries and professional roles – with sessions and representation from a broad range of surveyors and geospatial experts
    • Have influence on careers, organisations and communities
  • 5 day event
    17:00 pm - 1:00 am
  • 19
  • 2022 NSGIC Annual Conference

    Embassy Suites by Hilton, Portland, Oregon
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he US National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC) Annual Conference is the place to enhance geospatial excellence and collaboration for state, local, tribal and federal GIS policymakers and coordinators, private sector partners and other leaders in the geospatial ecosystem. Providing critical and timely networking opportunities, the conference also offers the chance to connect, collaborate, and share with colleagues and partners. The agenda will comprise: Roll Call of States — Where state representatives will share a snapshot of achievements, challenges and upcoming activities. Plenary Sessions — Presentations by and for the NSGIC community exploring challenges, successes and new approaches for collaboration in the geospatial ecosystem. State Caucus — A roundtable discussion with state and local government representatives to talk frankly about current pressing issues. GIO Academy — Leadership sessions and networking for state government GIOs and equivalents only (separate registration is required). Speed Networking — A fun and fast-paced activity where sponsors, who have allocated points, will rotate to complete the circuit of visiting with state reps. Annual Business Meeting — Including the election of new board members and leadership transition. Awards Reception — Recognising exceptional work through the Geospatial Excellence Awards & NSGIC Service Awards.
  • 6 day event
    2:00 am - 10:00 am

October

  • 2
  • Ocean Optics XXV

    Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh, Vietnam
    The Ocean Optics Conference attracts a diverse audience of active practitioners in the field, including oceanographers, marine ecologists, limnologists, optical engineers, marine resource managers and policy professionals from around the world. Conference presentations will include the science of optics across all aquatic environments, research, and applications, including (but not limited to) biogeochemistry, environmental management and applications, instruments, techniques and observational systems, remote sensing, phytoplankton ecology, radiative transfer and optical theory, global change, and benthic processes. Attendees will attend plenary presentations during the day and interact with colleagues during scientific poster session receptions held in the exhibit/poster hall in the early evening. In addition to invited and contributed oral and poster presentations, the conference will provide the opportunity for community-wide discussions. NASA Earth Observatory image by Joshua Stevens, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey.
  • 6 day event
    13:00 pm - 20:30 pm
  • 25
  • 14th Australian Space Forum

    Adelaide Convention Centre
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Andy Thomas Space Foundation is looking forward to welcoming a global audience to the 14th Australian Space Forum, which will be held on Tuesday, 25 October 2022 at the Adelaide Convention Centre in South Australia. Supported by the Australian Space Agency, the South Australian Space Industry Centre and SmartSat CRC, the Forum will provide an opportunity to stimulate ideas, share information about emerging technologies and network with influential space sector leaders and the broader community. Participants can attend in-person, or virtually through the event’s global interactive platform. Forum sessions will include international panels covering highly pertinent topics that shape our industry: Earth Observation: The National Space Mission for Earth Observation is a major investment that will expand Australia’s capability in designing, manufacturing and operating space- and ground-based systems. Optical Communications: A quantum leap in Australia’s secure and high-bandwidth communications to connect the world and beyond. Foundation Services Rover: Exploring remote operations and autonomous systems by building on Australian expertise in the resources and mining sectors for the collection of lunar soil (regolith).
  • 1 day event
    0:30 am - 0:30 am

November

  • 10
  • 2022 SSSI NSW Regional Conference & APSEA-NSW/ACT

    Sydney
    The 2022 SSSI NSW Regional Conference will be an opportunity to learn and network with SSSI members and the broader surveying and spatial community. The first day will be the main conference, with speakers from across the industry presenting on various surveying and spatial topics, followed by the NSW & ACT Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards dinner that evening. The second day will take the form of a NSW Spatial Digital Twin workshop, an interactive session getting ‘under the bonnet’, looking at data sharing, use cases, ‘how to’ and more. There will be six options for registration:
    • Full event (conference, dinner and workshop)
    • Conference + APSEA-NSW/ACT
    • Digital Twin Workshop + APSEA-NSW/ACT
    • Conference only
    • Digital Twin Workshop only
    • APSEA-NSW/ACT only
    Discounts will be available for SSSI members, and ISNSW members will also be able to register at member prices.
  • 2 day event
    10:00 am - 17:00 pm
  • 14
  • World of Drones and Robotics Congress 2022

    Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

    The World of Drones and Robotics Congress 2022 is scheduled to be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Similar to 2021, it will be held in a hybrid format — in-person and online.

  • 2 day event
    8:30 am - 17:00 pm
  • 22
  • 2022 Southern Space Symposium

    Hotel Realm, Canberra
    18 National Circuit
    [dropcap]P[/dropcap]resented by the Space Industry Association of Australia, the Southern Space Symposium brings together space industry experts and decision-makers from across Australia. This year’s Symposium will connect the space industry together with government and parliament for two days to help shape the future agenda of Australian space’s aspirations. Participants will include federal government departments and agencies, international agencies and missions, defence and space prime contractors, listed space companies, academic and research organisations, small and medium enterprises, space start-ups and individual space professionals.
  • 2 day event
    9:30 am - 17:00 pm

February

  • 23
  • ISNSW Annual Conference 2023

    Newcastle Exhibition & Convention Centre
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Institution of Surveyors NSW’s annual conference is back and will be moving around the state, starting in 2023 in Newcastle. Not only is the location changing, but also the date, having been moved out of school holidays to allow more flexibility for parents. Stay tuned for more details.
  • 2 day event
    9:00 am - 17:00 pm

March

  • 15
  • Geo Connect Asia 2023

    Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Geo Connect Asia conference provides a strategic and collaborative platform for industry professionals, government agencies and start-ups to come together to build and develop knowledge and solutions for Asia’s geospatial & location intelligence markets. It also comprises panel sessions to provide interactive responses to real and current challenges. Geo Connect Asia 2023 (GCA 2023) will have full focus on a face-to-face show format, featuring more hands-on opportunities for visitors to experience different elements, modules and applications of geospatial data. GCA 2023 will also see the launch of a dedicated UAV-focused industry show, Drones Asia, covering an entire hall with several on-site showcases of drones, cameras, launch & recovery systems, and sensors, as well as the latest technology for satellite & remote sensing, launch & recovery systems, surveillance & reconnaissance, and training & simulation. Geo Connect Asia is your gateway to meeting some of the world’s biggest players in geospatial technology and location intelligence solutions, right at the heart of Singapore.

    Key Industries

    Utilities Words If you are interested in knowing about conference sponsorship opportunities and/or meeting spaces at GCA 2023, please contact Rupert.Owen@montgomeryasia.com.
  • 2 day event
    11:30 am - 20:00 pm
  • 20
  • APAS2023 Conference

    Opal Cove Resort, Coffs Harbour
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Association of Public Authority Surveyors, NSW (APAS) annual conference for 2023 will be held at Opal Cove Resort in Coffs Harbour, from 20 to 22 March 2023. The theme for the event will the ‘Pirates of the Cadastre’. The program is being developed, with a call for abstracts currently in place (as of June 2022). Important dates and deadlines to note, are:
    • Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 23 September 2022
    • Draft paper deadline: Friday, 18 November 2022
    • Final paper deadline: Friday, 20 January 2023
  • 3 day event
    9:00 am - 17:00 pm
  • 21
  • Global Surveyors’ Day 2023

    Activities around the country
    Throughout history, surveyors have remained the pioneers of discovery shaping our world to its current existence by exploring the unknown on earth and in space. Fast forward to 2013 when the signing of the Budapest declaration created a common worldwide celebration for those leaders, past and present. Global Surveyors’ Day is a way to globally recognise the ground-breakers, pioneers, individuals and the industry that has shaped our history and continues to be the foundation of our communities. Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/Yuttana Studio
  • 1 day event

May

  • 10
  • Locate23 – The Surveying and Spatial Event

    Adelaide Convention Centre
    [dropcap]E[/dropcap]ach year, the Locate conference attracts hundreds of national and international delegates from within and outside the spatial and surveying industry. As Australia’s premier spatial and surveying conference, Locate provides guests with a unique opportunity to learn about the latest trends and applications in geospatial technologies. Are you passionate about our industry and want to get involved? Maybe you have an idea for a local tour, or a project site visit or even have another event that can run in conjunction with Locate. This is your opportunity to help shape the 2023 event — no idea is too big or too small. Reach out to the organisers via info@locateconference.com or +61 2 4319 8519.
  • 2 day event
    9:30 am - 17:30 pm
  • 23
  • FIG Working Week 2023

    Orlando, Florida
    [dropcap]T[/dropcap]he overall theme for the FIG Working Week 2023 will be ‘Protecting our world, conquering new frontiers,’ which refers to the importance of looking ahead and discovering what will be needed in the future for our profession and at the same time make sure to preserve what works well today. The FIG Working Week 2023 will give passionate professionals the opportunity to:
    • Learn globally, with participation from around 80 to 90 countries.
    • Learn across silos, from other countries, industries and professional roles, with sessions and representation from the broad range of surveyors and geospatial experts.
    • Make impacts on careers, organisations and communities.
  • 10 day event
    23:00 pm - 7:00 am
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