Conference program, registration, and travel awards

By Jakub Nowosad | 2020-02-09

After the previous announcement, the time has come for Circular No. 2, which is available at http://geoinfo.amu.edu.pl/wpk/GIScience2020_Circular_no2.pdf. It contains several pieces of information including conference program at glance, registration details, and invitation for travel grant applications.

Conference Program at Glance


Tuesday
15.09

Wednesday
16.09

Thursday
17.09

Friday
18.09

Saturday
19.09

Workshops
and tutorials
Opening
ceremony
Icebreaker

Plenary
session – Keynote 1
Thematic
sessions

Plenary
session – Keynote 2
Thematic
sessions
Official
dinner

Thematic
sessions
Closing
ceremony

Optional:
Full-day
field trip

Registration

Registration will be open on 1 March 2020 at 12:00 AM CET at the URL: giscience2020.syskonf.pl/. After registration, you receive email with bank account information. Electronic registration will close on 31 July 2020. After that date, the registration will be possible by writing an e-mail to Organizing Committee: 2020giscience@gmail.com.

Conference Fees

The conference fees cover icebreaker reception on 15 September, conference attendance 16-18 September, a 3-day public transportation pass, catered lunch and coffee breaks, conference dinner on 17 September and conference bag with conference proceedings.


Registration Fees Until 31 July 2020 From 1 August 2020
Full conference registration 300 Euro 400 Euro
Student conference registration1 200 Euro 250 Euro
On-Site conference registration N/A 500 Euro
Standard workshop/tutorial registration 50 Euro 75 Euro
Student workshop/tutorial registration2 30 Euro 50 Euro
Full-day field trip 50 Euro N/A


Cancellations will be accepted until 31 July 2020.
Refunds will be made less a 60.00 Euro cancellation fee. Should a refund be required, please email gisscience2020@gmail.com with your booking details.

Travel award

The Organising Committee of GIScience 2020, the 11th International Conference on Geographical Information Science in Poznań, Poland, 15-18th September 2020, invites travel grant applications from PhD students. Thanks to the generosity of conference sponsors, several travel grants of 300 Euros each will be allocated on competitive bases to student applicants attending the conference. All PhD students including those at an early stage of their program are encouraged to apply. In order to be considered, the applicants must submit the following files in the pdf format before 1 April 2020:

Applications should be submitted electronically to: 2020giscience@gmail.com. All applicants will be notified on the result of their application by 1 May 2020. In order to receive the grant, the successful applicants must register for the conference by 31 May 2020.


  1. Available to full-time students currently enrolled at a higher education institution, upon presentation of a copy of your current student ID card. [return]
  2. Available to full-time students currently enrolled at a higher education institution, upon presentation of a copy of your current student ID card. [return]