What is SIG?
The Special Interest Group (SIG) conducts detailed discussions on various research fields in GIS.
SIG at glance
- Spatial IT sub-committee
Representative Masatoshi Arikawa Contact address University of Tokyo
Center for Spatial Information Science
- Business GIS sub-committee
Representative Hiroyuki Kohsaka Contact address Nihon University
College of Humanities and Sciences,
Department of Geography,
E-mail : kohsakachs.nihon-u.ac.jp
- Local Government sub-committee
Representative Kazuto Aoki (Nishi-Uji City Library, Kyoto) Contact address c/o Kazuhito Asano (Tondabayashi City Office, Osaka)
- Land-use and Land Price GIS sub-committee
Representative Teruko Usui Contact address c/o Kenji Nishibata (Seicom Co. Ltd.)
- Disaster Management GIS
Representative Michinori Hatayama (Kyoto Univ. Disaster Prevention Research Institute) Contact address Tel: +(81)-774-38-4333
- Space-Time GIS
Representative Koji Yoshikawa (Osaka Sangyo University) Contact address Tel: +(81)-72-875-3001
- Maps & Spatial Representation Sub-committee
Representative Takashi Morita (Hosei University) Contact address Tel: +(81)-423-87-6270
Representative Hiroshi Kawazoe (Research Institute of Geographic Information System) Contact address c/o Teruo Kokushi
- Autonomous Distributed Architecture
Representative Haruhiro Fujita (Niigata Univ. of International and Information Studies) Contact address Tel: +(81)-276-82-9157
Representative Venkatesh Raghavan (Osaka City Univ.) Contact address c/o Youichi Kayama (Aero Asahi Co.)
SIG participation: Requirements and Methods
Anyone can participate in the activities of the SIG. Details on the requirements and how to participate can be obtained from the SIG sub-committee representative.
Forming an SIG
A list of ten or more people who are members of GISA should be submitted along with their complete set of application forms to the SIG committee member representative.