Geo Horizon 2011, Society of Geoinformatics Engineers, 17th – 19th March, 2011, Chennai

ANNA UniversityOrganiser: Society of Geoinformatics Engineers (SGE)

Venue: College of Engineering, Anna University, Guindy, Chennai


Society of Geoinformatics Engineers (SGE) is the student organization of the Geoinformatics Engineering students of College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University Chennai. SGE works to help students for the betterment in their understanding of the various subjects concerning Geomatics and to encourage them to take forward the Geomatics community. As a part of our endeavour, we organize Celestia and Geohorizon, the intra and inter college technical symposiums respectively, wherein, various events like paper presentation, poster presentation, quiz and the like are held. These symposia act as an excellent platform for the students to showcase their talent.

Open source scenario is evolving the world over in the field of Geomatics. In India too, open source GIS is gaining momentum like never before. That’s why Geohorizon 2011, is all set to host a workshop on open source GIS on 17th March 2011. This full day workshop on ‘OPEN SOURCE GIS’ includes lectures, demos and a hands-on session for the participants. There are limited seats available, so gear up for the workshop by registering right away.

Geo Horizon 2011 has everything an innovation-thirsty brain wishes for. Present your ideas orally (Magnum Opus) or graphically (Graffiti), prove your mettle with survey instruments (Sultan of Survey) or find your treasure with a GPS (Crack the track), engineer junk to perform complex tasks (Survey Junkie)or dare to think beyond engineering,Mind Space(Are you a spatial thinker?).

For Magnum Opus -  Send the full page abstract containing the brief methodology by 12th March, 2011 to

For Graffiti – Send your abstracts by 10th  March, 2011 to

Click here for the rules and contacts of each event, register for workshop and more details

Contact details:
Dr. D. Thirumalaivasan,
Asst Professer
Alumni Association College of Engineering,
Anna University,
Guindy, Chennai - 600025,
Tel: (044) 22351723

March 17, 2011 12:00AM - March 19, 2011 12:00AM