Papers Submission

For paper submission, we use the web-based conference management system. Authors should create an account and submit the abstract to obtain an "id" and a "password" to access the system. Using these, authors should proceed their article submission according to the instructions received by e-mail.

Click here to submit your abstract and paper.

Paper Format

GEOINFO 2017 will accept two types of articles:

  • Full papers: should present completed research projects or completed stages of ongoing projects, consisting of up to 12 pages, in English.
  • Short papers: can present work in progress, consisting of up to 6 pages, in English (preferably), or Portuguese.

Full and short papers should be submitted in PDF format, made in accordance with the SBC guidelines (download templates and guidelines here). Templates are available for OpenOffice, MS-Word, or LaTeX, along with instructions for preparing the papers.

Special edition in Journal

Selected full papers will be published in a special edition of the Brazilian Journal of Cartography (RBC). RBC is a traditional open access journal that have been published six times a year, for more than 40 years. It is sponsored by the Brazilian Society of Cartography, Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (SBC), focusing on Cartography, Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry, Geodesy, and related areas.

More about RBC at http://www.lsie.unb.br/rbc/index.php/rbc.

Authors of other selected full papers will be invited to submit an extended version to the Journal of Information and Data Management (JIDM). JIDM is an electronic journal that is published three times a year. It is sponsored by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC), focusing on information and data management in large repositories and document collections. It relates to different areas of Computer Science, including databases, information retrieval, digital libraries, knowledge discovery, data mining and geographical information systems.

More about JIDM at https://seer.lcc.ufmg.br/index.php/jidm/.