Friday, January 15, 2016

Welcome to GISCA 2016: April 28-30 in Bishkek, Kg

The annual ‘GIS in Central Asia’ Conference' - GISCA 2016 now has opened the Call for Papers and registration. The conference is scheduled for April 28-30 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. In 2016, GISCA is focused on the theme of "Green Spaces: Perspectives and Designs". The deadline for submission of paper abstracts is February 28, 2016 by email to the address:

GISCA 2015 Proceedings now published and available

The final edited volume of GISCA 2015 Proceedings (May 14-16, Tashkent) now is published and freely available from the conference website

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

'gSmart' Master's Thesis defense at the University of Salzburg

Congratulations! Aigerim Mussayeva successfully defended her Master's thesis entitled 'Online Atlas for Central Asia' supervised by Dr. Manfred Mittlboeck, on January 13, 2016. Prototype 'OAOA Atlas' elements developed for this thesis can be accessed online at

Many congratulations from the gSmart project office, we are very proud since Aigerim is the first gSmart scholar graduating from a full degree program! Her study experience can be sampled from her e-portfolio documenting some highlights of her study period at the University of Salzburg, Interfaculty Department of Geoinformatics (International MSc AGI).