12th Geomatics International Congress 2022
Geodesy and Applied Topography
Information technologies, global positioning systems and communications. Geoprocessing systems for topographic surveys with GNSS and Total Stations. Development of Spatial and Geodesic Networks. Permanent GNSS networks and stations (CORS). Generation and use of the Digital Terrain Models. Creation of geoid models. Numerical modeling based on geotechnical and geodesic measurements. Engineering Geodesy. Information and Communication Technologies in the field of Topographic and Geomatic Engineering. Regulations about positioning systems.
Remote Perception and Photogrammetry. Cartography. Cadaster and appraisals
Technologies to gather geospatial data with different sensors and aerial means and their processing to create Topographic, Cadastral and Thematic maps in raster and vectorial formats. Use of satellite and aerial images to generate cartographic products with several purposes. Access to information and data protection Organization of Digital Files. Technical regulations to ensure the quality of the cartographic product. Technologies and Organization of Cartographic Production. New Technologies to create the urban cadastral map. Cadastral information systems for urban and rural properties. Methods of cadastral renovation. Development of cadastral databases. Thematic map generation. Cadastral valuation of properties. Development of UAV and their applications.
Marine studies and navigation help
Technologies to produce and update navigational charts. Systems of hydrographic, oceanographic and geophysical surveys and processing. Production of electronic charts. Integration of simulation models. Maritime signaling and automated monitoring systems. Standard formats to exchange hydrographic data. Modern systems of assistance in navigation and smart management of seaports.
Spatial Data Infrastructures and Geographic Information Systems
Relation of Spatial Data Infrastructures with the Government, the Industry and the Citizens. Future trends in the Management of Geographic Information Basic research and research focused on SDIs. SDI evaluation. SDI experiences and study cases. Geographic information regulations. Geospatial Business Intelligence (GeoBI). Linked Geospatial Data and geospatial Web Semantics. GIS in network management. Web GIS. Mobile and context-sensitive applications. Geospatial Big Data and the Internet of Things. Geospatial Databases. Cartographic Generalization Data and Metadata integration models. Development of Data Mining tools. 3D Digital Models.
Education and training. Geomatics and its applications
Professional Training in Geomatic Engineering (Studies Program). Ways, alternatives and experiences in postgraduate activities (Diploma, Master's Degrees, Doctoral Degrees). Development of Didactic Materials using ICTs to train professionals in Geomatics. Institutional policies for the Geomatics training. Teaching of Geomatics from early ages. Experiences in the context of Geomatics Education. IT and Distance Education resources, a new training strategy in the face of the challenges caused by COVID-19. Geographic Information Systems focused on the study of the Environment. Systems of risk management and support in decision-making processes when facing natural disasters. Geomatic Solutions implemented in key economic sectors (tourism, food production, mining, health and efficient transportation management). ICTs and the generation of added value services.