Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems

10th International Symposium, W2GIS 2011, Kyoto, Japan, March 3-4, 2011. Proceedings

  • Katsumi Tanaka
  • Peter Fröhlich
  • Kyoung-Sook Kim
Conference proceedings W2GIS 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6574)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Invited Talks

  3. Geographic Information Retrieval

    1. Mitsuo Yamamoto, Yuku Takahashi, Hirotoshi Iwasaki, Satoshi Oyama, Hiroaki Ohshima, Katsumi Tanaka
      Pages 21-35
  4. Geospatial Semantic and Sensor Web

    1. Houtan Shirani-Mehr, Farnoush Banaei-Kashani, Cyrus Shahabi, Lin Zhang
      Pages 50-63
    2. Rohana Rezel, Steve Liang
      Pages 64-77
    3. Andrea Ballatore, Michela Bertolotto
      Pages 78-93
  5. Location-Based Services and Applications

    1. Felix Mata, Andres Jaramillo, Christophe Claramunt
      Pages 94-108
    2. Sergio Di Martino, Clemente Giorio, Raffaele Galiero
      Pages 109-123
    3. John Liagouris, Spiros Athanasiou, Alexandros Efentakis, Stefan Pfennigschmidt, Dieter Pfoser, Eleni Tsigka et al.
      Pages 124-141
  6. Advanced GIS Visualization Techniques

    1. Kaori Kobayashi, Daisuke Kitayama, Kazutoshi Sumiya
      Pages 142-158
    2. Antti Nurminen, Ernst Kruijff, Eduardo Veas
      Pages 159-175
    3. Pablo Martinez Lerin, Daisuke Yamamoto, Naohisa Takahashi
      Pages 176-187
  7. Web and Mobile Map Adaptation

    1. Jens Ingensand, François Golay
      Pages 188-202
  8. Geospatial Data Quality and Context

    1. Takahiko Osaki, Sho Itsubo, Fuminori Kimura, Taro Tezuka, Akira Maeda
      Pages 230-239
  9. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems, W2GIS 2011, held in Kyoto, Japan, in March 2011.
A total of 13 full and 3 short papers plus 2 short keynote papers
presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 36 submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics including geographic information retrieval on the web, geo-spatial semantic and sensor web, location-based services, advanced GIS visualization techniques,
personalization and adjustment for mobile GIS applications, and
geo-spatial data quality and context processing.


3D maps Web information retrieval augmented reality geospatial Web-services local search location-based services mixed reality mobile navigation ontology openstreetmap orientation algorithm sensor networks street view text mining visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Katsumi Tanaka
    • 1
  • Peter Fröhlich
    • 2
  • Kyoung-Sook Kim
    • 3
  1. 1.Graduate School of Informatics, Department of Social InformaticsKyoto UniversitySakyo-kuJapan
  2. 2.Telecommunications Research Center Vienna (ftw.)ViennaAustria
  3. 3.Knowledge Creating Communication Research Center, National Institute of Information and Communications TechnologySoraku-gunJapan

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