Sunday, 1 April 2012

Deadline Extended to Apply for the 1st Annual ASPRS SAC Summer Conference

Online Pre-Registration is OPEN!

1st Annual ASPRS SAC Summer Conference

“Multi-source Geospatial Data Fusion”

June 10-16, 2012, George Mason University Campus, Fairfax, Virginia

Join the ASPRS Student Advisory Council (SAC) at George Mason
University in northern Virginia for the 1st Annual ASPRS Student
Advisory Council Summer Conference, June 10th through June 16th, 2012!

This summer conference for students will consist of lectures by
professionals of industry and academia on geospatial theory, data
fusion, conflation, and integration, geospatial technology, and
geospatial analysis. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to meet
and network with other students in the field and professionals in the

The fields of remote sensing and geographic information systems are
very specialized in scope. Multi-source geospatial data fusion merges
the hard and soft sciences which are applied in remote sensing, GIS,
photogrammetry, and geospatial intelligence. Geospatial intelligence
includes specialties from atmospheric and physical sciences,
competitive business strategy, cartography, imagery analysis, and
geodetic sciences, to name a few. The fusion of geospatial
intelligence has become an integral piece to emergency management and
first response, as well as supporting United States policy-makers and
law enforcement.

Each prospective attendee must apply and be accepted in order to
attend this special conference. The deadline to apply is April 16,
2012. Please go to to
submit an application to attend this amazing Conference!

All Conference activities will be held at the George Mason University
Campus. The Conference Host Hotel will be the Comfort Inn University

The Call for Abstracts is now CLOSED

ASPRS has reserved special accommodation rates at the Comfort Inn

University Center. Reservations must be made by May 20th, 2012. Be
sure to identify yourself as attending the ASPRS SAC 1st Annual Summer
Conference. To reduce the cost of the room rate, consider sharing a
room. Notification of acceptance to the conference will be announced
by April 30th. Registration fees will be due by May 10th. Please make
your hotel reservation upon registration fee payment.

Please Note: If you have already pre-registered, please pass this
announcement along to a colleague.

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