GEOMATICS & RESTORATION

Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era

22 – 24 May 2017, Florence

Preliminary Young Researcher Workshop

19 – 21 May 2017, Florence

GEOMATICS & RESTORATION

Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era

22 – 24 May 2017, Florence

Preliminary Young Researcher Workshop

19 – 21 May 2017, Florence

Conference


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AUTEC – the Academic Association of Topography and Cartography, SIRA – the Academic Association of Architectural Restoration, and IGMI – the Italian Geographic Military Institute are organizing the 1st International Conference on “Geomatics and Restoration: Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era”. The conference is supported by ISPRS (  WG V/1, WG V/2 WG II/8, WG VI/2) and CIPA Heritage Documentation and is under the patronage of ICOMOS – Italy, Cità Metropolitana di Firenze and SIFET. The Conference will take place in Florence, Italy (22 – 24 May 2017) with the aim of bringing together the community of researchers in geomatics and restoration.

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Beginning with the principal output coming from all technologies – 3D point clouds –  a myriad of new representations are offered for planning and analysis of conservation projects, and for disseminating information about heritage sites as well as many new problems. But traditionally specialists in geomatics and restorers approach cultural heritage from different perspectives. For example, data producers often overestimate the importance of accuracy, while data users do not appreciate the importance of  correct methodology in creating a reliable survey of an architectural complex.  Sharing, exchanging, and exploring new approaches, good practices, and research results in this cross-disciplinary arena  should be helpful in order to develop a common language and to share common goals.

 

HONOURARY COMMITTEE

Luigi Dei
Rector UNIFI
Carlo Francini
   UNESCO Florence
Andreas Georgopuolos
    CIPA President
Cecilie Hollberg
    Head Gallerie Accademia
Sentil Kumar
    ISPRS TC V, President
Pietro Laureano
   ICOMOS ITALIA President
Giuseppe Poccia
    IGM Deputy Commander
Gianfranco Rossi
     IGM Commander
Mario Santana Quintero
    ICOMOS International
Giuseppina Vacca
    SIFET President
Antonio Vettore
   AUTEC President
SIRA President

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Andrea Adami
Aldo Aveta
Valerio Baiocchi
Caterina Balletti
Gabriele Bitelli
Valentina Bonora
Raffaella Brumana
Alessandro Capra
Gabriella Caroti
Giuseppe Centauro
Domenica Costantino
Stefano Della Torre
Donatella Dominici
Maria Grazia D’Urso
Riccardo Dalla Negra
Maurizio De Vita
Francesco Fassi
Donatella Fiorani
Pierre Grussenmeyer
Francesco Guerra
José Luis Lerma
Minna Lonnqvist
Eva Malinverni
Bianca Gioia Marino

 

Andrea Masiero
Maria Marsella
Camilla Mileto
Stefano F. Musso
Pietro Matracchi
Stefano Nicolodi
Federica Ottoni
Andrea Pane
Fabio Remondino
Fulvio Rinaudo
Emanuele Romeo
Elisabetta Rosina
Paolo Salonia
Enzo Santoro
Nannina Spanò
Valerio Tesi
Grazia Tucci
Andrea Ugolini
Fernando Vegas
Geert Verhoeven
Domenico Visintini
Anjana Vyas
Sisi Zlatanova

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Grazia Tucci
Elena Torretta
Michele Coppola
Andrea Adami
Valentina Bonora
Lidia Fiorini

 

WORKSHOP TUTORS

Andrea Adami
Alessandro Conti
Francesco Fassi
Roberto Perdicca

 

 

Important dates

End of November: First call (download the first call for paper)
Second call (download the second call)
27th of January: 10th of February: Extended Abstract Submission
15th of February: 27th of February: Notification to Authors
20th of February: Young Researchers Workshop Early Bird Registration
17th of March: Conference Early Bird Registration
10th of April: Full Paper Submission
14th of April: Young Researchers Workshop Late Registration
18th of May: Conference Late Registration (on line; on site Registration will be available at the Conference Desk)
19-21 May: Young Researcher Workshop
22-24 May: Conference

 

Submission

Contributions in the form of papers and short multimedia presentations are invited on the following topics:

  1. Documentation of monumental complexes

  2. The use of digital images in visible and not-visible ranges

  3. Thematic data documenting pathologies, materials, decay, data georeferencing

  4. Risk and resilience

  5. HBIM for management and maintenance

  6. Digital and physical replicas – augmented reality, virtual restoration

  7. Education: courses, workshops, summer schools…. developing new professional skills

  8. The relationship between recording and design processing

  9. Communication

Authors should present an extended abstract, which will be blind reviewed. Accepted papers will be published in the ISPRS International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences and indexed in Scopus. Each submitted paper needs at least one paid registration fee in order to be published in the ISPRS Archives.
***One paid registration fee allows to present only one paper***

A special issue of  Applied Geomatics (Scopus Citescore 1.08, SJR 2015: 0.323) and of ‘ANANKE (A-class journal) will publish a reviewed version of the best papers.

Extended abstract should present the project/idea/work in a concise way; it should be clear and written in English with correct spelling and good sentence structure. The submission of a contribution carries with it the obligation that it is actually presented at the Conference by the author or by one of the co-authors.

Please submit your abstract from here.

                                                                                                   

(you need to create an account if you do not have one before)

Be ready to:

  • choose the preferred presentation type (oral presentation/short multimedia presentation)

  • provide the list of authors and their affiliations

  • choose the topic among the proposed ones

  • insert the title (max 250 characters)

  • upload the text of the abstract (min 800 – max  1.200 words)

  • upload a significant figure (max 200 Kbytes).

 Abstract submissions are accepted only for partecipants attending the conference

 

The final full paper should be formatted following the ISPRS format, with a max length of 8 pages

Template and guidelines for the accepted full paper can be downloaded here http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/app5.aspx

 

Registration

The regular registration fee includes: participation at the event, proceedings, coffee breaks, lunches and social dinner.
The registration fee for the Preliminary Workshop includes: partecipation at the workshop, lunches during the workshop and access  to the first day of the Conference.

Conference

350 € [before 17 03 2017]
400 € [after 17 03 2017 and on site]

Workshop

100 € [before 20 02 2017]
130 € [before 14 04 2017]

                                                                                                                       

Programme

 Keynotes speakers

 

 MARIO SANTANAQUINTERO

 CAMILLA MILETO

 ENZO SANTORO

 

 FERNANDO VEGAS LOPEZ-MANZANARES

 

 Carleton University, Canada

 Univesidad Politecnica Valencia, Spain

 Geographic Military Institute, Italy

  Harnessing Digital Workflows for  Conserving Historic Places Survey and restoration   The acquisition, production and dissemination of geospatial data for emergency management and preservation of cultural heritage.
     
 Abstract and biography     Abstract and biography    Abstract and biography

 

Tentative programme

Download programme

workshop

The workshop (19-21/05) is open to PhD students, postdoctoral fellows and young researchers. It is devoted to establish a first contact between geomatics and restorers, to discuss and to interchange ideas about Cultural Heritage documentation, training activities, share experiences and points of view. The workshop will take place, as the conference, at the Palazzina della Livia, in Florence. The main topic will be the processing of previously acquired data, as well the demonstrations with the most innovative instruments. However, the workshop core will be the exchange of skills and expertize among participants with different backgrounds.

In the first day of the conference, a special session is reserved for the presentation of the results in order to highlight the most important raised issues.

The workshop fee is 100 € before 20_02_2017 or 130 € before 14_04_2017.

First call 

Venue

Palazzina della Livia
San Marco Square, 52, Florence

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ACCOMODATION – IGM offers the chance to book some double and single rooms in his guestrooms in Florence, via della Scala, 68. Special prices are reserved for Conference partecipants. Rooms are limited! Reservations are on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact etorretta-geomil@tiscali.it

 

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