Student Activities at ACRS 2018

Student Session

The Student Session is a session dedicated to presentations about universities across Asia with degree programmes and research in the fields of remote sensing, photogrammetry, GIS, and other geospatial information sciences. Students are required to give a 10-minute presentation about their university, their research laboratory, ongoing research by students, and student activities. The Student Session will be held on October 17, 2018.

If you are interested to present or would like to nominate your student to present, please send an email to Ms. Sheryl Rose Reyes at sherylrose.reyes[a]


On its 8th year, WEBCON has challenged students and young researchers in developing web materials related to geospatial information sciences. WEBCON provides an opportunity for demonstrating the usefulness of the web materials. 3 winners will be selected with Gold, Silver, and Bronze prizes.

Students and young scientists who are less than 35 and have registered to ACRS can submit their proposals and preliminary works to the WEBCON Secretariat. WEBCON is open to individuals or teams composed of a maximum of up to 3 people.

For more information, please click HERE. Deadline for submitting entries is on September 15, 2018.

Student Night

The Student Night is a social gathering for students and young researchers. The event will be on the evening of October 17, 2018.

The ISPRS Summer School

One of the major activities of the ISPRS SC is the summer school, which aims to provide an opportunity for students and young researchers to participate in a series of lectures, practical sessions, technical tours and social events at a minimum cost as well as to provide an avenue for the participants, lecturers and host countries to establish and widen their professional networks. The ISPRS SC has been collaborating with AARS in organizing summer schools after ACRS.

This year, the summer school will be held in Universiti Teknologi Malaysia from October 20 to 24, 2018 with the theme of "Big GeoSensing Data Ecosystem: Theory, Processing & Application."

For information and registration details, please click HERE or the Summer School Website. Deadline of registration is on 15 September 2018.