International Dredging Review

International Dredging Review

CARIS is accepting submissions for papers for its annual International User Group Conference CARIS 2010: Stronger Together – People Products Infrastructure.
The five-day event will be held from March 22 through 25 2010 in Miami Florida.

The conference program will focus on core issues that relate to the innovation and integration of geospatial technologies in the areas of hydrographic survey ports and waterways chart production and web mapping.

Suggested paper themes are: Bathymetric Revolutions; Production Environments: Desktop versus Enterprise; Ping-to-Chart; Workflow Optimization; Specialized Chart Products; Merging Land and Sea.

Through these themes the organizers hope to expand awareness and implementation of best practices and effective solutions for data management and production performance and solidify the role of all stakeholders in the broader marine geospatial community.

Abstracts can be submitted online at The deadline for submission is November 23 2009. For more information on the CARIS 2010 event visit

Established in 1979 CARIS is a developer of geospatial software. The CARIS Ping-to-Chart product line delivers an integrated software solution for the entire workflow of hydrographic information from the echosounder ping through to the production and distribution of the chart.