Call for Abstracts

Are you working at the cutting edge of geospatial developments? Are geospatial solutions having a major impact on the way you work now and in the future? If so, we would love to hear from you…

The GEO Business team are seeking revolutionary and thought provoking abstracts for a newly launched seminar programme that truly demonstrates the remarkable impact geospatial technologies and solutions are having on our global environment.

The popular seminar programme will run alongside a strategic senior level conference of invited speakers. It will also sit outside the well-established commercial workshop programme which is hosted by exhibitors demonstrating their latest products and services.

All interested parties are asked to submit an abstract before the deadline of 21 January 2019.

Over the two day event, expert presenters will explore how geospatial solutions have enabled projects to run more efficiently, ensuring that they are delivered on time, whilst saving money and reducing risk.


The GEO Business team are looking for abstracts within a variety of industry sectors, however abstracts within the following fields are of particular interest:

  • Architecture, Engineering & Construction
  • Asset Management
  • Coastal/Inshore
  • Education
  • Environmental
  • Equipment Theft
  • Floods
  • Heritage
  • Highways
  • Instrumentation & Monitoring
  • Insurance
  • Mining
  • Mobility – the movement of goods and people
  • Railways
  • Robotics & Automation
  • Security/Forensics
  • Smart Cities
  • Tunnelling
  • Utilities


Abstracts on the following technologies and applications are also of interest (but are not limited to):

  • Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality
  • BIM
  • Earth Observation & Satellite Applications
  • GIS & Big Data
  • Laser Scanning & LiDAR
  • Mobile Mapping
  • Non-traditional Uses of geospatial technology eg gaming, motorsports, telematics, sport, news, emergency services
  • Remote Sensing
  • Surveying
  • UAVs
  • Visualisation

Submitting your abstract

If you wish to submit an abstract you will need the following information:

Abstract Title
100 characters maximum

250 words maximum.  Should your abstract be accepted into the final seminar programme, we will use this within our marketing material to help promote the programme

The system only allows you to select one topic from the list. You do not need to resubmit the same abstract for different topics should it be suitable for more than one. The Committee will decide which seminar session your presentation is best suited to.

Short biography on the presenter
Please submit a short bio at the time of submission

Headshot Photo
Please submit your headshot as a jpeg at the time of submission

Additional documentation
You can upload documents to accompany your abstract if you think the Committee will find it useful when reviewing.


The deadline for submitting an abstract is 21st January 2019

Submit an abstract


All the submitted abstracts will be reviewed and the final programme will be launched in February 2019.

Heather Davis

For more information on submitting an abstract,

please contact Heather Davis, Conference Coordinator
[email protected]
+44 (0)1453 243109