GIS - Map Collections
Time 17 August 2006 / 10:50 ~12:30
Venue Room Magnolia
Chair I-Chun Fan, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Description
Map database is the core of historical GIS. This session will invite major international teams or organization which involved map archiving, digitizing, and developing applications. The purpose of this session is to establish the basis of historical GIS via the collaboration of establishing international historical map database; meanwhile, the scope of the content and the applications of historical GIS can be broadened.

Speaker
I-Chun Fan
Institute
Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Topic
The Digital Map Archives and Digital Earth Application
Abstract
Presentation
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Speaker
Shigeru Kobayashi
Institute
Human Geography, Graduate School of Letters in Osaka University, Japan
Topic
Japanese Military Cartography in the Korean Peninsula, 1873 - 1910
Abstract
Presentation

Speaker
Bo-Kyung Yang
Institute
Department of Geography, The College of Social Science in Sungshin Women's University, Korea
Topic
1:50,000 Topographic Maps of Korea in the Late 19th Century and Early 20th Century
Abstract
Presentation
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