Daily Archives: August 31, 2017


Continuing from the last post on 1000 applications of GIS in various industries. Industries 21 – 30:   21.  Environment GIS Applications 368. Environmental Impact Assessment – Measuring anticipated effects on the environment of a proposed development project 369. Site Remediation – Removing contamination from a plot of land detailing risk exposure and an overview with maps. 370. Fire Growth Simulation – Extinguishing fires faster by understand how they grow in discrete steps bringing together wind, weather and fuel for the fire. (FireScience BehavePlus) 371. Surface Water Flow – Characterizing water flow to be identified as high consequence for oil […]

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GIS Researchers in Africa Conference (Abuja, 2017)   Theme: Geospatial Systems for Apps Development and Research in Africa   Conference Date: 23rd – 24th November, 2017 Venue: BON Hotel Stratton, Bola Ige Close, Asokoro, Abuja – Nigeria   Important Dates: Abstract submission deadline: 4th September, 2017 Abstract acceptance notification: 18th September, 2017 Full paper submission deadline: 3rd October, 2017 Camera Ready: 10th November, 2017   Conference Fees: Early bird Registration (Until 1st September, 2017): Full Registration: N25, 000 ($79) Students with ID Card: N15, 000 ($32)   Late Registration (Until 7th November, 2017): Full Registration: N35,000 ($112) Students with ID […]

Event: GIS Researchers in Africa Conference, 2017


The Nigerian Association of Hydrological Sciences International Conference (Abuja 2017)   Theme: Hydrology and Water Resources Development   Conference Date: 17th – 20th October, 2017 Venue: Faculty of Management Sciences Lecture Theater, University of Abuja Main Campus, Along Airport Road, Abuja – Nigeria.   Lead Paper Presenter: Professor Emeritus Lekan Oyebande (Emeritus Professor of Hydrology, University of Lagos, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos State)     Important Dates: Full paper submission deadline: 6th July, 2017 Notification of Acceptance: 14th August, 2017 Final Submission of Accepted Papers: 31st August, 2017 Arrival and Registration: 17th October, 2017 Opening Ceremony: 18th October, 2017 (Time: 10.00 […]

Event: Nigerian Association of Hydrological Sciences International Conference, 2017