July 8-10, 2018 | Marriott Marquis & Marina, San Diego, CA
Call for Presentations
How does your GIS work fit into the infrastructure life cycle? Submit a presentation abstract to share your expertise. You will gain recognition and valuable feedback from peers as well as bosses. Plus, it is a great way to justify your trip to the Imaging and Mapping Forum plus the Esri International User Conference.
This year's topic's include
  • Evolving Methods and Technologies for Earth Observation
  • 3D Mapping for Facilities and Communities
  • Innovative Mapping Applications using Drones
  • Public Safety and Crisis Response with Image Mapping
  • The Promise of High Resolution Land Cover from Imagery
  • Integration of 3D Surveying, Point Clouds and Imagery
  • Finding and Mapping Change with Imagery
  • 3D Mapping for Navigation – Air, Land, and Sea
The submission deadline has passed.
Abstract Submission Guidelines
  • Presentation title (70 characters or fewer)
  • Brief presenter biography (200 characters or fewer)
  • Abstract (500 characters or fewer, inclusive of spaces)
  • Only one abstract may be submitted per primary author.
  • No more than four abstracts can be submitted by the same company or department within an organization.
  • Abstracts and presentations must be in English.
  • Do not use bullet points, numbering, or all capital letters; the information you enter will be used for publishing purposes (e.g., website and agenda).
  • At no time will it be permissible for presenters to use their time slot to advertise or promote a product, service or company.
  • All presenters must register for the event. Acceptance as a presenter will not register you for the summit. Registration fees are required.
Additional Submission Guidelines for Esri Business Partners
Abstracts submitted contrary to these guidelines will be rejected.
  • You must have a client as the primary presenter; you may be listed as a co-author.
  • Follow all Imaging and Mapping Forum abstract submission guidelines.
  • Within your abstract, describe your client's success and how Esri software provided a solution.
  • Do not advertise your services or products.
Presentation Types
Moderated Paper Session
  • Moderated paper sessions include but are not limited to paper presentations and panel discussions.
  • Proceedings will be published on the Imaging and Mapping Forum website to ensure the maximum interaction among researchers, developers, and users.