The conference theme, Imaging and Geospatial Technologies – Into the Future, offers a glimpse into a fascinating program filled with technical sessions, keynote speakers, workshops and more, all focused on what is to come for our industry.
Monday and Tuesday are reserved for a variety of workshops, user groups and committee meetings including a classified session, and on Tuesday at 1:00 PM the Mobile LiDAR committee. The conference officially opens Wednesday morning with a series of keynotes, award presentations and scholarship announcements. The technical sessions will run all day Wednesday and Thursday with LiDAR being a key topic.
Featured Presentations at ASPRS 2012
"Airborne and Terrestrial LiDAR in Education: Advanced Training for New Technologies"
March 21, 9:15 – 10:45pm, Room 311
Thomas Jordan, Centre for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science
Airborne and Terrestrial LiDAR Track #1
"Issues Relating to LiDAR and the LAS Specification"
March 21, 11:00 – 12:00pm, Room 316
The New ASPRS Lidar Division
Hot Topics Session
"A Cloud-Computing Framework for Point Cloud editing"
March 21, 1:30 – 3:00pm, Room 319
Fengliang Xu, ERDAS
Cloud Computing Track #2
"Mobile Systems Angular Alignment Quality Analysis"
March 21, 3:30-5:00, Room 305
Joshua France, Riegl USA
Accuracy/Error:Instruments Track #1
"Lidar Division Public Meeting"
March 22, 11:00-12:00, Room 312
The New ASPSRS Lidar Division
"Urban Surveying using Mobile Mapping and its Related Complexities"
March 22, 1:30-3:00, Room 319
Stephen Clancy, Optech Incorporated
Mobile Mapping Track
"Automatic 3D Building Generation for Lidar and Image Data using a Hybrid Approach"
March 22, 3:30-5:00, Room 316
Eunja Kwak, University of Calgary
Urban Mapping Track #2
"Lidar Bare-Earth Modelling of Overhanging Cliffs – Extending 2.5D Lidar Classifiers to Handle 3D Surface Classification"
March 23, 9:00-10:30, Room 311
Robert Pack, Utah State University
Airborne and Terrestria Lidar Track #4
"Classification of Terrestrial Laser Scanning Data Based on Dominant Line Detection"
March 23, 11:00-12:30, Room 311
Chao Luo, York University
Airborne and Terrestrial Lidar Track #5
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