GISCA’09 Conference in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Under the theme of ‘GIScience for Environmental and Emergency Management in Central Asia,’ GISCA’09 will be held 27-28 August 2009 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

“The main objectives of this conference are to bring together GIS academics, researchers and practitioners in the Central Asian countries and encourage international cooperation and knowledge exchange in GIS education. It is the right time for GIS academics to think and keep up with the demand and development of the technology.” This is the third GISCA conference, following successful conferences in 2005 and 2008.