© 2009

GeoSpatial Semantics

Third International Conference, GeoS 2009, Mexico City, Mexico, December 3-4, 2009. Proceedings

  • Krzysztof Janowicz
  • Martin Raubal
  • Sergei Levashkin
Conference proceedings GeoS 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5892)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynotes

    1. Pascal Hitzler
      Pages 9-25
  3. Foundations of Geo-semantics

  4. Formal Representation of Geospatial Data

    1. Rolando Quintero, Miguel Torres, Marco Moreno, Giovanni Guzmán
      Pages 63-82
    2. Carsten Keßler, Patrick Maué, Jan Torben Heuer, Thomas Bartoschek
      Pages 83-102
  5. Semantics-Based Information Retrieval and Recommender Systems

    1. Grigori Babitski, Simon Bergweiler, Jörg Hoffmann, Daniel Schön, Christoph Stasch, Alexander C. Walkowski
      Pages 103-121
    2. Christian Matyas, Christoph Schlieder
      Pages 122-139
  6. Integration of Semantics into Spatial Query Processing

    1. Prateek Jain, Peter Z. Yeh, Kunal Verma, Cory A. Henson, Amit P. Sheth
      Pages 140-158
  7. Geo-ontologies and Applications

    1. Stephanie Duce
      Pages 175-187
    2. Chin–Lung Chang, Yi–Hong Chang, Tyng–Ruey Chuang, Dong–Po Deng, Andrea Wei–Ching Huang
      Pages 188-203
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on GeoSpatial Semantics, GeoS 2009, held in Mexico City, Mexico in December 2009.

The 10 revised full papers presented together with 2 keynote speeches were carefully reviewed and selected from 19 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections foundations on geo-semantics; formal representation of geospatial data; semantics-based information retrieval and recommmender systems; integration of sematics into spatial query processing;  and geo-ontologies and applications.


Ontologie data mining disaster management geoontologies geosemantics geospatial geospatial data geotags information retrieval semantic mapping sensor networks spatial data spatial knowledge spatial query topologic data

Editors and affiliations

  • Krzysztof Janowicz
    • 1
  • Martin Raubal
    • 2
  • Sergei Levashkin
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of GeographyThe Pennsylvania State UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Department of GeographyUniversity of CaliforniaUSA
  3. 3.Centro de Investigacion en ComputacionNational Polytechnic InstituteMexico CityMexico

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