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Paper Submission| ACRS 2016: The 37th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing

We welcome colleagues to the 37th Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS). ACRS in 2016 will be hosted by the Survey Department of Sri Lanka. The conference will take place on the 17th – 21st October 2016 in Galadari Hotel, Colombo 1, Sri Lanka.

1. Call for papers

Abstract submission already started on 1st March 2016. The deadline for abstract submission is until 1st August 2016 extended up to 7th August 2016. If your abstract is accepted, the deadline full paper submission is 16th September 2016. If you are presenting a paper, please prepare a presentation for no longer than 15 minutes. This will further allow a few minutes for questions and answers. If you have electronic slides, these can be uploaded on the day. The presentation computers will have Internet access (barring any unexpected failures). If you are preparing a poster, the maximum size is A0 portrait. You can choose smaller standard sizes provided that the contents are clearly visible and legible.

Download the Abstract Template

Download the Template of Full Paper including Guildline for Authors

***Please note that the Full paper submission facility is given at the bottom of the page.

2. Important Dates

Call for papers started on 1st March 2016.

Abstract submission deadline:1st August 2016 Extended up to: 7th August 2016.

Notification of acceptance:15th July 2016 Extended up to: 15th August 2016.

The deadline for submission of full paper: 16th September 2016.

ACRS 2016 Conference Dates: 17th to 21st October 2016.

3. Conference Themes

We welcome submissions on all aspects of methodological, applied or theoretical Remote Sensing and GIS, and in particular, our conference topics are:

• Remote sensing applications in Forestry/Environment/Agriculture/Disaster Management/Land use planning/Coastal Monitoring and Conservation/Flood Monitoring/Land slide monitoring/Excavation and Mining • LIDAR surveys and feature extraction • 2D/3D GIS applications • Web GIS applications • Mobile GIS applications • Participatory GIS applications • Applications in augmented reality • Spatial data modelling • Data enrichment in spatial databases • Spatial data structures and algorithm development • Land information system (LIS)/Cadastral applications • Data mining • Open source software for spatial applications • Topographical map updating • Automated map generalization • UAV photogrammetry/Softcopy photogrammetry • Location based services • GNSS applications • Spatial data infrastructure • Decision support systems

If you are unsure about the relevance of your topic in the paper, please contact ACRS2016 Secretariat at

ACRS 2016 – Full Paper Submission

Title of the Paper
Name of Author
Name of Presenter
Award application

I would like to apply to the following awards

Innovation Award (Age less than40)
JSPRS Award (Age less than 35
Student Award (Only for students)
Reference Number
Country/Region Representing