General Track

General Track 

Submission deadline 15 July 2018 

Extended Deadline
31 July 2018

The conference committee is opening General Track for students, researchers, developers, users, and practitioners to submit their work in open-source geospatial software in various fields to foster the benefits of open-source geospatial software. The conference will be having 4~6 parallel streams in a range of subjects from diverse fields. Each individual oral presentation will be allowed about 15 minutes and 5 minutes for Q&A. Poster presentation sessions are a valuable opportunity for authors to present papers and meet with interested attendees for in-depth technical discussions. Poster sessions are in a large room lined with over 50 display boards. Poster sessions are scheduled for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.


Submission guideline

Only an abstract written in English comprising 500-800 words is required, for which a simplified review is given for conference presentation. Accepted abstracts will be included in Conference USB provided at least one author is registered for the Conference before the 15th September 2018.  However, abstract will not be selected into FOSS4G-Asia 2018 conference proceedings and could not be shortlisted for publication in academic journals. Presenters have the freedom to select medium of presentation (oral or poster) as they wish when submitting abstract.

All accepted presentations will be included as FOSS4G-Asia 2018 conference proceedings in the conference USB.

Please note: There is a separate call for submission of abstracts for peer-review and academic publication in our Academic Presentation process (see the Academic Track Call for the Abstract page). Authors can submit the same abstract to both Academic Track Call and Presentation Track Call.


Submission procedure 

Please register for the conference before submitting your abstract. 

Please Visit the Registration page

Registered users can visit abstract submission page submit their abstract under the General track. 

Visit here for submission: General Track

Extended abstract must be submitted by following the given guideline. 

Guideline for extended abstract: Attachment

Submission deadline 15 July 2018 

Extended Deadline 31 July 2018

Presentation guideline

The presentation guideline will be updated soon.