3rd Symposium on Advances in Geospatial Technologies for Health (POSTPONED)

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Symposium Components

  • Plenary Sessions
  • Invited Speaker Sessions
  • Paper Presentation Sessions
  • Poster Session
  • Workshops

Plenary Session

The two planned plenary sessions are:

a) National and international funding and policy agencies focusing on their expectations from the researchers and their future plans related to health research.

b) National space agencies contributing to health studies focusing on current resources available from them and future plans related to health studies.

Invited Speaker Session

Content experts will be invited to present their health research findings utilizing geospatial technology and Earth observation resources.

Paper Presentation Session

Technical paper presentations will be arranged as concurrent sessions.

Poster Session

The poster session will be held on the first day of the symposium. Posters will be displayed the entire day but authors will be on hand to discuss their work just after the lunch break.


Three workshops are planned which will demonstrate hands-on applications of recent and updated tools and techniques for public health research:

  1. Application of Machine Learning in BigData Analysis for Health Studies
  2. Using the NASA Giovanni System to Examine Public Health Insights
  3. USGS Landsat Resources for Health Studies