Map India 2005

Map India 2005 is the 8th Annual International Conference and Exhibition
in the field of geographic information technologies like GIS, GPS,
Aerial Photography and Remote Sensing. Once again this year the event
will provide a challenging backdrop for all associated with the
geospatial industry. The conference will generate individual growth, and
learning of latest trends and research within the geospatial domain. Map
India 2005 remains dedicated to the mission of fostering the use and
spread of Geospatial content among communities.

Geomatics 2005

Indian Society of Geomatics (ISG) will be holding its Annual Convention
and Conference on "Geomatics Technologies for Bridging the Digital
Divide" at Delhi on February 08, 2005. It will provide a platform for
individual institutions, industries, NGOs and other stakeholders to
brainstorm on capacity building for utilization of digital technologies
in the rural sector.

Map India and ISG aims to come together to foster the spread and growth
of the geospatial sciences and its benefits for the community at large
with a synergised effort of discussions and deliberations with
academicians, researchers, policy maker and industry representatives.


Map India 2005 : 

"Back to Basics" 

Geomatics 2005: 

"Geomatics Technologies for Bridging the Digital Divide" 


Map India 2005 : 
Plenary & Keynote Sessions

    * Back to Basics 
    * Technology Trends 
    * GIS Industry in India - moving up the value chain 


    * Infrastructure Development 
    * Transportation 
    * Power and Telecommunications 
    * Land Information Systems - (Land Reforms) 

Technical sessions

Over 15 technical sessions covering applications and scope of geospatial
technologies shall be spread over the three days in 5 parallel halls.

Special Session for Students

A special session will be held for students providing them with an
opportunity to present their initiatives, innovations and viewpoints.

User Meetings 

    * NRDMS 
    * Survey of India 

Geomatics 2005: 
Plenary Session

    * President's Address & Millennium Lecture 

Technical Session 1

* Applications of Geomatics in Agriculture, Health and Infrastructure
with emphasis on rural segment

Technical Session 2

* Enabling technologies (Web, Language, Speech, Communication, GIS, GPS,
PDA etc.)

Technical Session 3 

    * Cadastral & Property mapping 

Technical Session 4 

    * Round Table / Panel Discussion 

Annual General Body Meeting (AGM) 

Call for Papers:

We invite you to submit abstracts online at
<> for Map India 2005 and 
Geomatics 2005.

For Abstract submission guidlines Visit:

Important Deadlines for Map India 2005 & Geomatics 2005

Abstracts 15 December 2004 
Paper Acceptance 25 December 2004 
Full Papers 15 January 2005 


India has been progressing at a rapid pace in the arena of geospatial
industries. Map India 2005 will provide an opportunity for updating
existing users with the latest advancements in this arena. The
exhibition organized in Map India 2005 will provide a cost-effective
marketing channel allowing one to reach both the GIS-aware
decision-maker and the business manager -- who may not even be aware of
GIS but recognizes the benefits to be gained from spatial information
management. We will try and meet the challenge by providing you with
ample and diverse opportunities and prospects in our exhibition.

To see floor plan visit :
To register as exhibitor visit :

Registration and Fees:

Conference           Govt/NGOs     Private     Overseas 
Regular Delegates    INR 3,000     INR 5,000   US $ 200 
Author Delegates     INR 3,000     INR 5,000   US $ 200 
Spot Registration    INR 7,500     INR 7,500   US $ 300 
Student Registration INR 1,500     INR 1,500   US $ 100 

Registration fee includes:

Registration entitles the individual to all technical sessions,
workshops, keynotes and plenary sessions, exhibits and social funtions.
It also includes:

  * Lunches
  * Dinner
  * Literature Kit containing proceeding in CD, writing pad, pen etc.
  *  1-year free subscription of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Magazine - The Asian GIS 


  * ISG Members will get 25% special discount on full registration. 
  * Registration fee* for Geomatics 2005 only (Day 2): Rs. 1500

* Exclusive registration for Geomatics 2005 will entitle delegates for
set of literature kit and other hospitality of day 2 of the conference
like lunch, dinner etc.

Group Discount: A discount of 20% shall be given for group registration
at one time of 5 or more delegates.

Important Contacts:

Ms. Shivani Lalshivani
(M) 9810573090 

Mr. Niraj
(M) 9810107069 

Mr. Sam
(M) 9810233422 

Map India 2005 Secretariat

GIS Development
G-4, Sector - 39
Noida 201301
Phone: +91- 120 - 2502180 to 87
Telefax: +91 - 120- 2500060

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