Workshop Program

Please find here a preliminary version of the technical program, subject to change in the following weeks. Please check the news on the web site to find when changes will happen. Don't forget to submit your final paper here and register here BEFORE THE DEADLINE OF MARCH 15TH or your paper will not be inserted in the proceedings!

Oral Sessions

May 20th, 2009
8.30 – 9.30 Opening Session (Chair: Prof. Y.-Q- Jin)

Academician Tong Qingxi: Welcome

(local organizers, tbd): Introduction to the Urban Remote Sensing Joint Event

Paolo Gamba & C. Juergens: Highlights of the Technical Program

9.30-10.00 Tea break
10.00 – 10.30 Plenary Session

G. Mboup, UN-HABITAT: The Urban Indicators Programme to Monitor the Habitat Agenda and the Millennium Development

10.30 – 11.00 C. Almedia, INPE: Recent Achievements in Urban Remote Sensing in Brazil & South America
11.00 – 11.30 Jianzhong, Sun, Shanghai Urban Aerial RS Comprehensive Investigation Office: Cities Remote Sensing, Urban and Countryside Development
11.30 – 12.00 Wang Ping, AGRS: Achievements and Prospects of Urban Remote Sensing Applications in China
12.00 – 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 – 15.30 Urban Metrics by means of Remote Sensing

Chair: E. Banzhaf

Urban Extent/Impervious Areas Extraction

Chair: P. Gamba

Satellite Observed Nighttime Lights

Chair: C. Elvidge

15.30 – 15.50 Tea break
15.50 – 17.10 Urban Landscape Analysis

Chair: H. Taubenböck

Techniques to Monitor Urban Areas

Chair: M.Liao

Algorithms for Urban Area Data Fusion I

Chair: B. Csatho

18.30 – 20.30 Reception Banquet at “Golden Jaguar Plaza”
May 21st, 2009
08.30 – 10.50 Urbanization Monitoring using Remote Sensing

Chair: F. Yamazaki

Techniques for 3D Analysis

Chair: F. Rottensteiner

Algorithms for Urban Area Data Fusion II

Chair: A. Schenk

10.50 – 11.10 Tea break
11.10 – 12.30 Ecological Issues in Urban Areas

Chair: M. Netzband

Urban Mapping I

Chair: U. Stilla

Student Contest Session I

Chair: D. Maktav

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 – 15.30 Modeling Urban Areas by means of Remote Sensing

Chair: V. Mesev

Air/Temperature/Water Monitoring in Urban Areas

Chair: G. Laneve

Student Contest Session II

Chair: C. Juergens

15.30 – 15.50 Tea break
15.50 – 16.50 Urban Planning

Chair: Yifang Ban

Image Processing for Urban-Related Applications I

Chair: M.Liao

Very High Resolution SAR for Urban Mapping I

Chair: U. Soergel


May 22nd, 2009
08.30 – 10.10 Urban Heat Monitoring & Modeling

Chair: Q. Weng

Urban Mapping II

Chair: M. Pesaresi

SAR Interferometry in Urban Areas I

Chair: R. Bamler

10.10 – 10.30 Tea break
10.30 – 12.10 Socio-Economic Urban Analysis using Remote Sensing

Chair: X. Yang

Road Extraction and Tracking

Chair: G. Lisini

High Resolution Remote Sensing for Seismic Risk Management in China

Chair: T. Balz

12.10 – 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 – 14.50 Urban Air Monitoring

Chair: H.Gong

Thermal/Vegetation Mapping in Urban Areas

Chair: Dengsheng Lu

Very High Resolution SAR for Urban Mapping II

Chair: F. Dell’Acqua

14.50 – 15.10 Tea break
15.10 – 16.10 Urban Applications

Chair: Yifang Ban

Image Processing for Urban-Related Applications II

Chair: Peijun Du

SAR Interferometry in Urban Areas II

Chair: G. Fornaro

16.10 – 16.30 Student Prize Ceremony (Chair: Prof. P. Gamba)
16.30 – 17.00 Closing Speech by Prof. Y-Q. Jin


Poster Sessions

  May 21st, 2009
08.30 - 12.00 Session Poster 1
12.10 - 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 - 17.00 Session Poster 1
 
 
  May 22nd, 2009
08.30 - 12.00 Session Poster 2
12.10 - 13.30 Lunch Break
13.30 - 17.00 Session Poster 2