ISPRS - Technical Commission II 2004-2008
 

Theory and Concepts of Spatio-Temporal Data Handling and Information

President

Wolfgang Kainz, PresidentWolfgang Kainz
 
Department of Geography and Regional Research
University of Vienna
Universitaetsstrasse 7
A-1010 Vienna
AUSTRIA
+ 43 (1) 4277 48640
+ 43 (1) 4277 9486

 

Secretary

Christoph Aubrecht, SecretaryChristoph Aubrecht
 
Austrian Research Centers GmbH - ARC
Systems Research
Donau-City-Str. 1
A-1220 Vienna
AUSTRIA
+43(1)50550 4522

 

Terms of Reference
  • Fundamentals of spatial database design, spatial data structures, spatial analysis and geostatistics, spatial querying, spatial reasoning, spatial and temporal modeling
  • Aggregation, generalization, abstraction and rendering of image and vector data
  • Spatial decision support systems
  • Processing, analysis and modeling of multi-dimensional geospatial data
  • System integration and modeling aspects for data and geoinformation processing
  • Interoperability of heterogeneous spatial information systems
  • Semantic and geometric integration of heterogeneous spatial information
  • Communication and visualization of spatial data
  • Data mining, filtering, retrieval and dissemination
  • Spatial data quality and spatial model quality

 

ICWG II/IV - Dynamic and Multi-dimensional Systems and Applications

Chair
Christopher Gold

School of Computing
University of Glamorgan Pontypridd
CF37 1DL Wales
UK
+ 44 (1443) 654265
+ 44 (1443) 482715

Co-Chair
Zhilin Li

Department of Land Surveying & Geo-Informatics
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hung Hom
Kowloon
Hong Kong
+ 852 2766 5960
+ 852 2330 2994

Secretary
Mir Abolfazl Mostafavi

Département des sciences géomatiques
Faculté de foresterie et de géomatique
Pavillon Louis-Jacques-Casault Université Laval
Québec G1K 7P4
Canada
+ 1 (418) 656 2131 ex 2750
+ 1 (418) 656-7411
ICWG II/IV  Terms of Reference
  • Continue the series of ISPRS workshops on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS (DMGIS)
  • Research on the development of dynamic GIS, especially for marine environment
  • Research on the development of multi-dimensional GIS (e.g. true 3-Dimensional GIS)
  • Develop methodology and algorithms for dynamic operations in GIS
  • Research on the design and development of databases for dynamic and multi-dimensional GIS.
  • Enhance the collaboration of with the communities of "Spatial Data Handing" and "Computational Geometry".

 

WG II/1 - Spatio-temporal Modeling

Chair
Donna Peuquet

Department of Geography
Pennsylvania State University
306 Walker Building University Park, PA 16802
USA
+ 1 (814) 863-0390
+ 1 (814) 863-7943

Co-Chair
Tang Xinming

Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping
Key Lab of GIS 16 Beitaiping Rd.
Haidian District, Beijing 100039
China
+ 86 (10) 68245953
+ 86 (10) 68245953

Secretary
Monica Wachowicz

Wageningen UR Centre for Geo-Information
P.O. Box 47
6700 AA, Wageningen
The Netherlands
+ 31 (317) 474764
+ 31 (317) 419000
WG II/1  Terms of Reference
  • Spatial and space-time data models and structures
  • Mobile non-point object modeling
  • Spatio-temporal relationships
  • Space-time topology

 

WG II/2 - Spatial Reasoning, Analysis, and Data Mining

Chair
Liu Yaolin

Dean, School of Resource & Environmental Sciences
Wuhan University Wuhan 430079
China
+ 86 (27) 87642919
+ 86 (27) 87215893

Co-Chair
Abdélvahit Torun

General Command of Mapping Cartography Department
06100 Cebeci, Ankara
Turkey
+ 90 (312) 5952129
+ 90 (312) 3201495

Secretary
Ai Tinghua

Department of Cartography and Geoinformation Engineering
Wuhan University
Wuhan 430079
P.R. China
+ 86 (27) 87430233
+ 86 (27) 68778893
WG II/2  Terms of Reference
  • Spatial reasoning processes
  • Information discovery in spatial databases
  • Spatial analysis and statistics
  • Spatial data mining

 

WG II/3 - Multiple Representations of Image and Vector Data

Chair
Monika Sester

Institute of Cartography and Geoinformatics
University of Hannover
Appelstraβe 9a 30167, Hannover
Germany
+ 49 (511) 7623588
+ 49 (511) 7622780

Co-Chair
Lars Harrie

GIS-centre Lund University
Sölvegatan 12 SE-223 62 Lund
Sweden
+ 46 (46) 222 01 55
+ 46 (46) 222 83 91

Secretary
Mark Hampe

Institute of Cartography and Geoinformatics
University of Hannover
Appelstraβe 9a 30167, Hannover
Germany
+ 49 (511) 7625285
+ 49 (511) 7622780
WG II/3  Terms of Reference
  • Generalization and data abstraction of vector, raster and surface data, as well as related to semantics
    • cartographic and model generalization
    • generalization and simplification of digital surface data
    • semantic abstraction levels
  • Object representations for MRDB (Multiple Resolution / Representation Data Bases)
    • data in various levels of resolution
    • data in various thematic presentations
    • link structures between individual objects of different representations
  • Matching of image and vector data via different scales and themes
    • automatic determination of appropriate abstraction level, where data sets are comparable
    • matching taking semantics and geometry into account
  • Development of multi-scale and multiple representations analysis tools, i.e. analysis operations that make use of the MRDB-structures

 

WG II/4 - Spatial Planning and Decision Support Systems

Chair
Ali Sharifi

ITC - Dept. Urban and Regional Planning
and Geo-information Management
P.O. Box 6 7500 AA Enschede
The Netherlands
+ 31 (53) 4874261
+ 31 (53) 4874575

Chair
Shattri Mansor

Spatial Numerical Laboratory
Institute of Advanced Techlology, University of Putra
3400 UPM Serdang Selangor D.E.
Malaysia
+ 60 (3) 894 97543
+ 60 (3) 865 66061

Chair
Christopher J. Pettit

Department of Primary Industries
621 Sneydes Road
Werribee Vicroria 3030
Australia
+ 61 (3) 97428707
+ 61 (3) 97428700
WG II/4  Terms of Reference
  • Theory, concepts design and development of Spatial Planning Support Systems (SPSS)
    • Modeling Spatial planning processes
    • Suitability assessment, site selection, location/allocation and resource allocation problems
    • Integration of bio-physical and socioeconomic models
    • Design and development of Planning/Spatial Support Systems (PSS, SPSS)
  • Theory, concepts, design and development of Spatial Decision Support Systems (SDSS)
    • Theory concepts and application of Spatial Multiple Criteria Decision Analysis (SMCDA) in single and group environment
    • Theories and concepts of decision supports using vague information
    • Theory and application of knowledge-based systems
    • Design and development of Spatial Decision Support Systems, (SDSS)
    • Design and development of Collaborative Spatial Decision Support Systems, (CSDSS)
  • Theory, concepts, design and development of Integrated Planning and Decision Support Systems (IPDSS)

 

WG II/5 - Communication and Visualization of Spatial Data

Chair
William Cartwright

Geospatial Science RMIT University
GPO Box 2476V Melbourne
VIC 3001
Australia
+ 61 (3) 9925 2423
+ 61 (3) 9663 2517

Co-Chair
Hiroyuki Yoshida

Faculty of Policy Management SFC
Keio University 5322, Endo Fujisawa
Kanagawa 252-8520
Japan
+ 81 (466) 49 3616
+ 81 (466) 493520

Secretary
Gennady Andrienko

Fraunhofer Institut Autonome Intelligente Systeme
(FhG AIS) Schloss Birlinghoven
D-53754 Sankt-Augustin
Germany
+ 49 (2241) 142486
+ 49 (2241) 142072
WG II/5  Terms of Reference
  • Communication of spatial information
  • Geovisualization (including the Web)
  • Novel methods and tools for uncertain data

 

WG II/6 - System Integration and Interoperability

Chair
Marinos Kavouras

Cartography Laboratory
School of Rural and Surveying Engineering
National Technical University of Athens 9, H. Polytechniou Str
157 80 Zografos Campus, Athens
Greece
+ 30 (210) 7722731
+ 30 (210) 7722734

Co-Chair
Stephan Winter

Department of Geomatics
The University of Melbourne Victoria
Australia
+ 61 (3) 8344 7875
+ 61 (3) 9347 2916

Secretary
Margarita Kokla

School of Rural and Surveying Engineering
National Technical University of Athens 9, H. Polytechniou Str.
157 80 Zografos Campus, Athens
Greece
+ 30 (210) 7722637
+ 30 (210) 7722734
WG II/6  Terms of Reference
  • Ontologies and geosemantics
  • Semantic and geospatial data(base) interoperability
  • Geo-spatiotemporal knowledge representation

 

WG II/7 - Quality of Spatio-temporal Data and Models

Chair
Wenzhong Shi

Department of Land Surveying & Geo-Informatics
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hung Hom
Kowloon
Hong Kong
+ 852 2766 5975
+ 852 2330 2994

Co-Chair
Robert Jeansoulin

Laboratoire des Sciences de l'Information et des Systémes
CMI - 39 r. Joliot Curie 13453
Marseille Cedex 13
France
+ 33 4 91 11 36 08
+ 33 4 91 11 36 92

Secretary
Hande Demirel

Division of Photogrammetry
Istanbul Technical University
Maslak 34469 Istanbul
Turkey
+ 90 (212) 2856110
+ 90 (212) 2856587
WG II/7  Terms of Reference
  • Quality control for spatio-temporal data
  • Uncertainty propagation in spatial analysis
  • Presentation of quality information by metadata in GIS
  • Quality of spatio-temporal models
  • Models for quality of spatio-temporal data

 

 

 
Nice 2020
XXIVth ISPRS Congress:

June 6-11, 2022
Nice, FRANCE
 
 
 
 
 
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