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Topics and Special Sessions

GIScience and Learning with Geomedia

The GI_Forum provides a platform for dialogue among geospatial minds in an ongoing effort to support the creation of an informed GISociety. Bearing in mind different perspectives from a variety of professions, presentations, workshops and exhibitions will concentrate on innovations in education, science and technologies, in the spatial domain and their possible contribution to a more just, ethical and sustainable society.

The 2019 GI_Forum motto is ‘THE spatial view’; we thus solicit contributions as full and short papers focusing on, but not limited to the following themes:

(in alphabetical order)

  • Digital Humanities: Spatial Perspectives
  • Empirical Research in Spatial Education
  • GIScience
  • Innovation in GI Technologies
  • Learning Environments in Schools
  • Spatial Analytics and Geovisualization
  • Spatial Citizenship
  • Spatial Data Infrastructures

Special Sessions

In addition to the regular topics, GI_Forum will host a number of special sessions, focusing on the following themes in more depth. Should you be interested in hosting a special session, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Additional Special Sessions will be announced as soon as they have been confirmed.


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