2nd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health
The International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Working Group on Health of Commission VIII (ISPRS WG VIII/2) is organizing its 2nd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health. This event is being organized in collaboration with the 5th International Conference on Medical Geology - MEDGEO 2013 scheduled for August 25-29, 2013 in Arlington, Virginia, USA.
This joint event will bring together experts from the environmental health science, geoscience and geospatial communities to share their scholarly works and find the future trend of geospatial technology in public health applications.
The symposium topics will include applications of remote sensing and geospatial technologies in the areas of:
Air Pollution Modeling for Health Impact Studies
Air-borne, Soil-borne and Water-borne Diseases
Big-Data Analysis in Public Health Research
Environmental Public Health Surveillance
Infectious and Vector-borne Diseases
Climate Variability and Health
Abstract Submission deadline: June 30, 2013
August 24 - August 29
Hilton Crystal City Hotel, Arlington, Virginia, USA
2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia, 22202, USA
Neil Calvert read and listened to what the Directions Magazine editors had to say about BIM and GIS and he didn't completely agree. So he offers a ten point interpretation of BIM plus some links to additional resources.