Keynote Speaker 1:
Prof. F. Benjamin Zhan, Texas State University, USA
Dr. F. Benjamin Zhan (Chinese name: 湛飞并) is professor of Geographic Information Science in the Department of Geography at Texas State University. He was the founding director of the Texas Center for Geographic Information Science, and served as director of the center from 2003 to 2015. Among other honors, Professor Zhan was recipient of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities at Texas State University, and held a Chang Jiang Scholar Guest Chair Professorship at Wuhan University in China from 2008 to 2011.





Keynote Speaker 3:
Prof. NOPASIT CHAKPITAK, Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Dean, International College Chiang Mai University, Thailand 50200
PREVIOUS JOBS
: 2011-2014 Assistant to the President, academic and international affairs, Chiang Mai University
: 2004-2011 Dean, College of Arts, Media and Technology, Chiang Mai University
: 1998-2001 NECTEC IT Program Coordinator for NSTDA (National Science and Technology Development Agency) Northern Network
: 1998-2001 HRD Consultant, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand Consultant
: 1987-1992 Power Plant Engineer, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand
: 1986-1987 Project Engineer, Mass Communication Organization of Thailand

Keynote Speaker 4:
Prof. Thomas Blaschke, University of Salzburg, Austria
His research interests include methodological issues of the integration of GIS,remote sensing and image processing also with aspects of participation and human-environment interaction. Prior positions comprise several lecturer, senior lecturer and professor positions in Germany, Austria and the UK as well as temporary affiliations as guest professor and visiting scientists in Germany and the US including about 115 journal publications. He is author, co-author or editor of 17 books, received several academic prices and awards including the Christian-Doppler Prize 1995 and was elected as a corresponding member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in 2015. He has been and is projet leader in various international and national research projects and serves on various editing boards of international journals, conference committees and for a dozen national research councils.
Publications: https://scholar.google.at/citations?user=kMroJzUAAAAJ&hl=de
Keynote Speech: "Smart Knowledge Based Remote Sensing Analysis"

Keynote Speaker 5:
Prof. Shihong Du, Peking University, China
Shihong Du is currently Associate Professor of GIScience in the School of Earth and Space Sciences at Peking University, and the vice director of the Institute of Remote Sensing and GIS. His research interests include spatial knowledge representation and reasoning, as well as intelligent mining and understanding of geospatial data including GIS and remote sensing data. He authored / co-authored over 80 Journal articles and 2 books, and was awarded the New Century Excellent Talents in University and Second Place Award of National Science and Technology Progress in Surveying and Mapping.
Keynote Speech: Optimal scale selection in very-high-resolution remote sensing mapping."


News 1. GRMSE2013 has been held successfully in Wuhan and Indexed by EI. http://www.ggers.org/.
News 2. 2nd GRMSE2014 has been held successfully in USA and Indexed by EI. http://www.grmse.org/.
News 3. 3rd GRMSE2015 has been held successfully in Wuhan and Indexed by EI. http://www.grmse2015.org/.
News 4. 4th GRMSE2016 proceedings will be published as a volume in Springer's Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series (Confirmed). http://www.grmse2016.org/
News 5. 5th GRMSE 2017 will be change name to 2017 International Conference on Geo-Spatial Knowledge and Intelligence [GSKI2017]
News 6. 5th GSKI2017 is organized by Chiang Mai University.