Call for Papers: GEORES 2017 Florence (due 10 Feb)

Post date: Jan 30, 2017 4:17:21 AM

GeoRes2017 1st International Conference on "Geomatics and Restoration: Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era"

* Conference: 22-24 May 2017

* Preliminary Workshop: 19-21 May 2017

* Venue: Florence, Italy



Second call for paper

AUTEC – Academic Association of Topography and Cartography, SIRA – Academic Association of Architectural Restoration, and IGMI – Italian Geographic Military Institute, are organizing the 1st International Conference on Geomatics and Restoration: Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era (GEORES2017). The conference is supported by ISPRS (WG V/1, WG V/2 WG II/8) and CIPA Heritage Documentation and is under the patronage of ICOMOS - Italy and SIFET.

The Conference will take place in Florence, Italy (21 - 24 May 2017) with the aim to bring together the community of researchers from Geomatics and Restoration.

PAPER SUBMISSION - The deadline for uploading extended abstracts (800 – 1200 words) has been postponed until 10th of February. Accepted papers will be published in the ISPRS International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences and indexed in Scopus. Abstract can be submitted from here (you need to create an account if you do not have one before).

A special issue of Applied Geomatics (Scopus Citescore 1.08, SJR 2015: 0.323) and of ‘ANANKE (A-class journal) will publish a reviewed version of the best papers.

ACCOMODATION - IGM offers the chance to book some double and single rooms in his guestrooms in Florence, via della Scala, 68. Special prices are reserved for Conference participants. Rooms are limited! Reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Updated info about the conference (honor and scientific committees, key note speakers, tentative program, venue, location) are available at the conference web site


1_Documentation of monumental complexes

2_The use of digital images in visible and not-visible ranges

3_Thematic data documenting pathologies, materials, decay, data georeferencing

4_Risk and resilience

5_HBIM for management and maintenance

6_Digital and physical replicas – augmented reality, virtual restoration

7_Education: courses, workshops, summer schools…. developing new professional skills

8_The relationship between recording and design processing



10th of February: Extended Abstract Submission

20th of February: Young Researchers Workshop Early Bird Registration

17th of March: Conference Early Bird Registration

10th of April: Full Paper Submission

18th of May: Conference Late Registration

22-24 May: Conference

ADDITIONAL EVENT - Preliminary Young Researcher Workshop (19-21March)

It is devoted to establish a first contact between geomatics and restorers, to discuss and to interchange ideas about Cultural Heritage documentation. More info in

For any additional information, please contact geores2017"at"

Hoping to welcome you in Florence!

On behalf of the Organizing Committee

Grazia Tucci