Geospatial Databases For Geospatial Analysis For Development

You are invited to submit your paper to the EAI International Workshop on Geospatial Databases For Geospatial Analysis For Development.

Workshop Chairs

Msilikale Msilanga
Resilience Academy manager, Tanzania

Massoud Hamad
State University of Zanzibar (SUZA), Tanzania

This workshop invites participation from individuals with experience and/or interest to participate in the issue of (1) geonode as a geospatial database, installation and customization of it; (2) usability of geonode to different disciplines around open source tools and (3) issues concerning geospatial techniques for development.

The workshop provides a focused setting and intensive scientific exchange of the knowledge among practitioners and researchers. As an innovative platform, it provides a place for establishing new collaborations.

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The workshop welcomes contribution in wide-range topics, including, but not limited to:

● Geonode
● Geoserver
● Machine Learning
● Earth Observation
● Big Data
● Cloud Computing


All registered and presented workshop papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library: AFRICOMM Conference Proceedings.

Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science, EI Engineering Index (Compendex and Inspec databases), DBLP, EU Digital Library, Google Scholar, IO-Port, MathSciNet, Scopus, Zentralblatt MATH.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version to:

All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

Additional publication opportunities:

Paper submission

Papers should be submitted through EAI ‘Confy+‘ system, and have to comply with the Springer format (see Author’s kit section).

Workshop papers should be 6-11 pages long including references.

Important dates

Full Paper Submission deadline
28 June 31 July 2021
Notification deadline

6 September 2021
Camera-ready deadline
20 September 2021
Start of Conference
1 December 2021
End of Conference
3 December 2021