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Digital Earth Summit 2014

Theme: Digital Earth for ESD
Date: Nov. 9-11, 2014
Venue: WINC Aichi, Nagoya, JAPAN

What's New

Nov 4, 2014
Final Program has been Fixed and Opend.
Oct 14, 2014
Post-deadline Abstract Submission Page has been Closed.
Oct 1, 2014
Post-deadline Abstract Submission Open. (two weeks)
Aug 28, 2014
Abstract Submission Page has been Closed.
Aug 8, 2014
Keynote Speakers Updated
Aug 8, 2014
Deadline of Abstract Submission is Extended to Aug. 26.
Jun 10, 2014
Date of Notification of Acceptance is chanced to Aug. 31.
July 8, 2014
Deadline of Abstract Submission is Extended to Aug. 9.
Jun 9, 2014
Deadline of Abstract Submission is Extended to Jul. 9.
Jun 4, 2014
Call for Sponsors is opened.
Jun 4, 2014
Welcome Address is carried on top page.
Jun 4, 2014
Web site structure has been modified.
May 8, 2014
Deadline of Abstract Submission is Extended to Jun. 9.
May 1, 2014
Summit web site renewed.
May 1, 2014
Conference Brochure is available here.
May 1, 2014
Invitation Slide is availabe here.

Welcome Address

On behalf of the greater community in Japan dedicated the Digital Earth enterprise, it is my honor to host the 5th Digital Earth Summit, November 9-11 in Nagoya, Japan. International Digital Earth Applied Science Research Center (IDEAS), Chubu University and Digital Earth community of Japan are fully committed to providing a world-class venue for continuing the tradition of bringing together nations and institutions of the world for the purpose of sharing the accomplishments in applying advanced technologies and information to the goal of sustainable living on the planet. This 5th Summit will focus on ESD (Education for Sustainable Development), i.e., what Digital Earth can contribute for ESD. It will be a side-event of the UNESCO World Conference on ESD, End of the Decade Meeting, Nagoya, Japan.

Prof. Atsuo IIYOSHI, Chancellor, Chubu University

Welcome Reception

Part I
Date: 18:00PM 8th November
Venue: Nagoya City Science Museum
Part I is in conjunction with the event "Digital Earth Mapping for ESD"

Part II
Date: 19:30PM 8th November
Venue: Castle Plaza
Participants of Part I will be transferred to Part II by chartered bus.


Date: 18:00PM 10th November
Venue: Metestu New Grand Hotel

Call for Papers

Digital Earth Summit is a place where all researchers, practitioners and citizens meet and exchange their views and opinions every two years for focused topics. The 5th Digital Earth Summit is focusing into Digital Earth for ESD and encourage related papers. We also welcome papers other Digital Earth related topics such as Citizen Science, Digital Earth Infrastructure, Big Data, Visualization, Scientific Communication, UAV, Disaster Management, Environment, Agriculture, City Planning, and etc.

Digital Earth for ESD:
Digital Earth for sustainable society and future earth.
Systems thinking, critical thinking for global issues.
Integrated, holistic approach by geospatial information science.
Environment, and disaster education.
Carrier development.

The abstract content is limited up to 1000 words. After filling the form and submission, you will be able to confirm your abstract in PDF format.

Online registration for participants is available here.
Abstract submission has been closed (Deadline: Aug. 26).
Post-deadline abstract submission is available here (Deadline: Oct. 14).

The international program committee call for abstracts for post-deadline submission. The purpose of post deadline papers is to give participants the opportunity to hear new and significant material since the deadline of normal abstract submission.

Call for Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Media-partners

The summit organizers offer a variety of sponsors, exhibitors, media-partners. The detailed sponsorship option is mentioned in the PDF (Japanese). The sponsors options are listed below:

Gold Sponsor: JPY 1,000,000
Silver Sponsor: JPY 500,000
Bronze Sponsor: JPY 200,000
Exhibitor: JPY 120,000
Lanch Host
Ice Breaking Party Host
Media Partner

Anyone kindly interested in sponsoring 5th Digital Earth Summit please contact the organizers.

Important Dates

Nov. 9, 2014
Opening of Summit
Oct. 29, 2014
Deadline of Online Registration
Oct. 22, 2014
Final Program Fix
Oct. 22, 2014
Deadline of Registration for Presenter
Sep. 30, 2014
Deadline of Visa Assistance
Sep. 30, 2014
Deadline of Early Registration
Aug. 31, 2014
Notification of Acceptance
Aug. 26, 2014
Deadline of Abstract Submission
Mar. 9, 2014
Open for Online Registration and Abstract Submission