GIScience Conference Series

Welcome to the GIScience conference series. From its inception in 2000, GIScience remains the flagship conference in the field of geographic information science. The conference regularly brings together more than 300 international participants from academia, industry, and government to discuss and advance the state-of-the-art in geographic information science.

Forthcoming conference (13-15 September 2023):

The Twelth International Conference on Geographic Information Science will be held in Leeds, United Kingdom, on 13-15 September 2023 (with workshops and welcome reception on 12 September). It is being hosted by the University of Leeds in collaboration with the University of Glasgow. Full details are available on the conference website (

Previous conferences:

2021 – Poznań, Poland

2018 – Melbourne, Australia

2016 – Montreal, Canada

2014 – Vienna, Austria

2012 – Columbus, OH, USA

2010 – Zürich, Switzerland

2008 – Park City, UT, USA

2006 – Münster, Germany

2004 – College Park, MD, USA

2002 – Boulder, CO, USA

2000 – Savannah, GA, USA