Songdo Convensia
    Incheon, Korea, Republic of
    11 - 14 October 2010
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    Venue and Travel

    The meeting will be held at the Songdo Convensia. View venue information.

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    Meeting Venue

    Join us in Incheon, South Korea, for the 7th Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing Symposium. The meeting will be held at:
    Songdo Convensia
    Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu
    Incheon Korea 406-741

    The Songdo Convention Center is a high-technology, green convention center, certified by the LEED, an international environment-friendly standard established by US Green Building Council

    Incheon, South Korea is a major port city and serves as a transportation hub by both air and sea, and is home of Incheon International Airport, Korea's main international airport. The city is linked by a subway system to Seoul and is considered part of the greater Seoul metropolitan area.

    Located by the Yellow Sea, Incheon includes fantastic locales in the region. With a serene seascape and fascinating islands, Incheon is indeed a wonderful place to be.

    The Republic of Korea (South Korea or ROK) is a highly developed, stable, democratic republic with powers shared between the president and the legislature. It has a modern economy, and tourist facilities are widely available. English is rarely spoken outside the main tourist and business centers.

    The official language of the conference presentations is English.

    Registration

    Registration fees for conferences will be available on the Web at spie.org/ae in July 2010.

    Advance Technical Program

    Available online in July 2010
    The comprehensive Advance Technical Program for this symposium will list conferences, paper titles, and authors in order of presentation; an outline of all planned special events; and information detailing the hotel reservations process. 

    Accommodations

    Several hotels are within walking distance of the convention center including the Sheraton Incheon Hotel, NEATT Hotel, AI Business Hotel, Best Western Premier Songdo Park Hotel, and the BENIKEA Premier Songdo BRIDGE Hotel. Special rates have been negotiated with the Songdo Park Hotel and Songdo Metro Hotel. More information will be available soon.

    Travel

    Incheon is home to Incheon International Airport, Korea's main international airport. The airport is located approximately ten minutes from the convention center over the newly constructed Incheon Bridge.


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    Currency

    Incheon’s local currency is the South Korean Won (KRW).


    Weather

    With its proximity to the water, the region offers a temperate climate which remains enjoyable all year. The weather in October can be expected to be mild offering little rain and an average daily temperature around 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

    Visa Process and Letters of Invitation

    Clearance Information

    If government and/or company clearance is required to present and publish your presentation, start the process now to ensure that you receive clearance if your paper is accepted.


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    Important Dates

    Abstracts Due:
    5 October 2015

    Author Notification:
    14 December 2015

    Manuscripts Due:
    14 March 2016


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