APPLICATION OF GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES IN
MANAGEMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND DISASTER



UGC Sponsored
NATIONAL CONFERENCE
(AGTMNRD-2020)
17th & 18th February 2020
Organized by

Centre for Geoinformatics
The Gandhigram Rural Institute


(Deemed to be University)
Gandhigram
Venue: Silver Jubilee Hall

Important Dates



Submission of Abstract : 02.01.2020 10.01.2020

Intimation of Acceptance : 10.01.2020

Submission of full paper : 03.02.2020

Payment of Registration fee : 10.02.2020

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About the University

The Gandhigram Rural Institute-Deemed to be University (GRI-DTBU) was founded in 1956 by two disciples of Gandhiji, Dr.G.Ramachandran and Dr.T.S.Soundaram.

The University Grants Commission, New Delhi, in 1976, conferred on it the status of a Deemed to be University. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), Bangalore, has accredited the Institute with "A" grade status in 3rd Cycle in 2016.

The Institute offers Doctoral, Masters and Bachelors Degree, Diploma and Certificate programmes through its eight academic schools.

GRI-DTBU is one of the most highly placed centres of rural higher education in the country, funded fully by UGC and governed by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

About the Centre of Geoinformatics

The Centre aims at developing human resource in Geoinformatics for the emerging high-tech enterprise scenario in India. It offers M.Sc Geoinformatics a two year programme since 2002 and PG Diploma in Spatial Technologies is an innovative two semester programme since 2007. The Centre is managed by well qualified team of Professors and has all state-of-the-art facilities for achieving excellence in Geoinformatics and Geo spatial studies.

Important Dates

Objectives of AGTMNRD-2020

The National Conference on Application of Geospatial Technologies in Management of Natural Resources and Disaster will be held in GRI-DTBU, Gandhigram, Tamil Nadu, India during 17th & 18th Feb, 2020. The conference looks for significant contributions to all major fields of natural resources like Mineral Resources, Land Resources, Soil Resources, Energy Resources, Forest Management, Agriculture, Climate Change and its Impact, Facilities Management, Natural Disaster Management etc. The conference is a prestigious event organized with a view to providing an excellent national platform for the leading academicians, research scholars, industrial participants and budding students around India to share their research findings with the global experts. We hope that AGTMNRD-2020 outcome will lead to significant contribution to the knowledge base in the management of natural resources and disaster.

Call for papers

The Conference will focus on the recent advancements in research in the application of Geospatial Technologies in management of Natural Resources and Disaster including:

Resources

Fisheries
Water Resources
Energy Resources
Mineral Resources

Agri & Forestry

Forestry
Agriculture
Soil Resources
Land Resources

Services

Location Based Services
Location specific Services
Information Technologies based services

Others

Participatory GIS
Disaster Management
Spatial Decision Support System
E-Governance and Geo-tagging

Registration Fee

Registration fee includes lunch and Refreshment. It does not include travel and lodging expenses.

Industry participants
2000
per paper
Research Scholars
750
per paper




Registration Form

Mode of Payment

* The dully filled in Registration form may be sent along with DD drawn in favour of "The Organizing Secretary, AGTMNRD-2020 "

* The Registration fee may also be paid through NEFT to the Canara Bank, Gandhigram.

* The details of payment should be intimated to the Organizing Secretary either through email or post.

Bank Account Details
  • Account No. : 8500101014551
  • Branch : GRU, Gandhigram
  • Branch code : 8500
  • IFSC Code : CNRB0008500
  • MICR Code : 62015024

Accommodation

Limited number of accommodation is available and hence it will be arranged to the participants on payment in the University Faculty Guest House on first come first served basis.

Non A/c Room
200
per day / person

Accommodation can also be arranged on payment in Hotel on request at Dindigul which is 12 kms from the University. Participants staying outside should make their own travel arrangement to reach the Conference Venue Gandhigram.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

  • Dr.M.Sundara Vadivelu,<br>Vice-Chancellor(i/c),<br>Professor,<br>Department of Chemistry,<br>Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Chief Patron

    Vice-Chancellor(i/c)
    The Gandhigram Rural Institute
    (Deemed to be University)
    Gandhigram.

  • Prof. Dr. V.P.R.Sivakumar,<br>Registrar,<br>The Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Patron

    Registrar
    The Gandhigram Rural Institute
    (Deemed to be University)
    Gandhigram.

  • Dr.N.D.Mani,<br>Professor & Director,<br>Centre for Geoinformatics,<br>The Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Convenor & Conference Director

  • Dr. M. Muthukumar,<br>Assistant Professor,<br>Centre for Geoinformatics,<br>The Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Organizing Secretary

  • Dr.A.Rajeshwari,<br>Centre for Geoinformatics,<br>The Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Joint Organizing Secretary

  • Dr. K. Ezhilarasan,<br>Centre for Geoinformatics,<br>The Gandhigram Rural Institute<br>(Deemed to be University),<br>Gandhigram.

    Joint Organizing Secretary

Contact

Dr.N.D.Mani
Convenor & Conference Director
(AGTMNRD-2020)
The Gandhigram Rural Institute
(Deemed to be University)
Gandhigram-624 302
Dindigul Dist.,Tamil Nadu


Mob.No: 94430-15375

agtmnrd2020@gmail.com

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