OGC Academic Summit 2014

Celebrate 20 Years of Research Excellence on OGC Standards and Geospatial Interoperability

September 15~16 2014, University of Calgary, Canada

Conference Program

Registration

The OGC Academic Summit 2014 will be part of the OGC September '14 Technical and Planning Committee (TC/PC) Meeting. Registering the OGC Calgary TC/PC will automatically register the Academic Summit. There is no separate registration required. All presenter MUST register in order to present.

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Day 1 - September 15th

Evans Room


14:20~14:30
Welcome and Introduction

14:30~15:10
Full Paper
Categorization and Conversions for Indexing Methods of Discrete Global Grid Systems
Ali Mahdavi Amiri, Faramarz Samavati and Perry Peterson

15:10~15:50
Full Paper
Challenges in Modeling Geospatial Provenance
Daniel Garijo, Andreas Harth and Yolanda Gil

15:50~16:20
Abstract Presentation
Interoperability Profiles for Command, Control and Sensor Systems in Emergency Management
Bojan Božić


Day 2 - September 16th

Evans Room


9:00~9:10
Welcome and Introduction

9:10~9:50
Full Paper
The RichWPS Environment for Orchestration
Felix Bensmann, Dorian Alcacer Labrador, Dennis Ziegenhagen and Rainer Roosmann

9:50~10:30
Full Paper
Moving points Density Estimation Algorithm based on Generated Bayesian Prior
Akinori Asahara, Hideki Hayashi and Takashi Kai

10:30~10:50
Coffee Break

10:50~11:20
Abstract Presentation
A Big Data Architecture for the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) SensorThings API
Tania Khalafbeigi and Steve Liang

11:20~11:50
Abstract Presentation
Time-series access, analysis and monitoring of earth observation data based on OGC-compliant web services
Jonas Eberle, Christian Hüttich andChristiane Schmullius


11:50~13:20
Lunch Break


13:20~13:30
Welcome and Introduction

13:30~14:10
Full Paper
Architecture of a Process Broker for Interoperable Geospatial Modeling on the Web
Bigagli Lorenzo, Mattia Santoro, Paolo Mazzetti and Stefano Nativi

14:10~14:40
Abstract Presentation
Standards for the Anthropocene
George Percivall and Lance McKee

14:40~15:10
Abstract Presentation
The Geospatial Domain & Multi-Surface Environments
Teddy Seyed and Frank Maurer

15:10~15:30
Coffee Break

15:30~16:00
Abstract Presentation
A Proposal to Link Sensor Data with JSON-LD and OGC SensorThings API
Yun-Jou Lin and Steve Liang

16:00~16:30
Abstract Presentation
TBA
TBA

16:30~18:00
Coffee Break or Attending Other OGC TC sessions

18:00~21:00
Eclipse Location Tech

Important Dates

Submission Deadline Extended: June 15 2014

Full Paper Notification Acceptance: July 23 2014

Presentation Notification Acceptance: July 28 2014

Conference Date: September 15~16 2014

Call For Presentations/Short Abstracts

We invite presentations and presentation abstracts related to research in the development and application of geospatial interoperability standards.

The deadline for presentations and presentation abstracts is 25 July 2014. Note that the deadline has passed for submission of full papers and the full paper submissions are currently under review. The ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information (IJGI) will publish a special issue for the OGC Academic Summit 2014. Accepted papers will be reviewed for submission and publication in the IJGI Open Geospatial Consortium special issue.

2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). After two decades, OGC standards have become a key enabler of geospatial interoperability, delivering significant societal, economic and scientific benefits by integrating digital location resources into commercial and institutional processes worldwide. Emerging technologies such as cloud computing, smartphones, UAVs, sensor networks and the Internet of Things offer new ways of collecting, accessing, and analyzing geospatial information, generating ever increasing interest in the diffusion, usage, and processing of geo-referenced data. This rapidly expanding technology domain brings exciting new challenges and opportunities to many scientific disciplines and to the geospatial interoperability research community.

The OGC Academic Summit 2014 will provide a unique international forum in which to present and discuss progress and future directions of geospatial interoperability as it applies to computer science and to sciences in which geoprocessing has become an essential tool. Academic Summit attendees will have an opportunity to network with OGC member representatives from around the world and participate directly in OGC working groups, plenary sessions, dinners and outings.

Presentations and presentation abstracts must be in English. And the abstract is limited to 500 words. Submit them to the Academic Summit EasyChair system at https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ogcacademicsummit201.

Call For Full Papers

Deadline Passed

We invite you to submit papers describing your cutting-edge, exciting new research to the OGC Academic Summit 2014. The OGC Academic Summit 2014 will provide a unique international forum in which to present and discuss progress and future directions of geospatial interoperability as it applies to computer science and to sciences in which geoprocessing has become an essential tool. Each paper must be written in English and submitted in PDF file following the IJGI format (WORD, LaTeX). Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere. All manuscripts will be refereed through a peer-review process. At least one of the authors of an accepted paper must attend the conference and present the paper. The ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information (IJGI) will publish a special issue for the OGC Academic Summit 2014. Accepted papers will be invited to incorporate reviewers' comments, extend the paper (if needed) and submit to the IJGI Open Geospatial special issue. A good news is that publication fees are fully waived for papers submitted in 2014.

Join Us in Calgary

Committee Members

General Chairs

Steve Liang, University of Calgary, Canada
Ryosuke Shibasaki, University of Tokyo, Japan


Publicity Chair

Dr. Wenwen Li, Arizona State University, USA


Programme Committee

Mohamed Bakillah, University of Calgary, Canada
Payam Barnaghi, University of Surrey, United Kingdom
Peter Baumann, Jacobs University Bremen, Germany
Umesh Bellur, IIT Bombay, India
Jean Brodeur, GeoConnections, Canada
Arne Broering, ESRI Switzerland, Switzerland
Tien-Yin Chou, GIS Research Center, FCU, Taiwan
David Coleman, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Jianya Gong, Wuhan University, China
Chris Higgins, University of Edinburgh, UK
Chih-Yuan Huang, University of Calgary, Canada
Thomas H. Kolbe, TUM, Germany
Ki-Joune Li, Pusan National University, South Korea Songnian Li, Ryerson University, Canada
Xun Li, Arizona State University, USA
Abbas Rajabifard, University of Melbourne, Australia
Emmanuel Stefanakis, University of New Brunswick, Canada
Fraser Taylor, Carleton University, Canada
Peter Taylor, CSIRO, Australia
Danny Vandenbroucke, KU Leuven, Belgium
Phil Yang, George Mason University, USA
Xinyue Ye, Kent State University, USA
and more....


Web Master

Tania Khalafbeigi, University of Calgary, Canada


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OGC University Domain Working Group 2014