[Geowanking] Re: Call for Papers: LocWeb2008 in Conjunction with the WWW 2008 Conference
punk.kish at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 05:36:46 PST 2008
I am sending out a second call for papers for the "First International
Workshop on Location and the Web" that will be held April 22 in
Beijing in conjunction with WWW2008.
The submissions, on any and all geospatial aspects of the web, are due
in full by Feb 1, 2008.
As I am on the program committee, I would love to see some geowanking
representation in the submissions.
The original CFP follows --
On 1/9/08, P Kishor <punk.kish at gmail.com> wrote:
> Below is the call for papers for the "First International Workshop on
> Location and the Web in Conjunction with the WWW 2008 Conference." I
> hope some of you will consider submitting papers and boosting the
> OSGeo presence. Disclaimer: I am one of the organizers. Please
> circulate widely.
> The First International Workshop on Location and the Web (LocWeb 2008)
> focuses on all the geospatial aspects that are related to the Web. A
> location-aware Web will spawn network effects among geo-referenced
> data models and services, improving interoperability and interaction
> by providing a well-defined location concept for the Web. We encourage
> submissions that will enable mobile search, search in automotive,
> special local search engines in specialized fields. The workshop will
> look at the theme of location and the Web from a macro-level,
> interdisciplinary perspective. In recent years, the topic of location
> appears in many communities and is achieving great attention -
> user-generated content, location-related multimedia Web content, Web
> scale geo-content mining, and mobile search are only some of these
> Puneet Kishor
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