2022 IEEE Mediterranean and Middle-East Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium

Invitation to M2GARSS 2022 – Submission System Now Open!

Hosted by the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (IEEE GRSS), the Mediterranean and Middle-East Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2022 (M2GARSS 2022) will be held from March 7th to March 9th, 2022, in a fully virtual format.

On behalf of the IEEE GRSS and the M2GARSS 2022 Organization Committee, we invite you to participate in M2GARSS 2022, which will be the 2nd Mediterranean and Middle-East (M2) regional symposium of the IEEE GRSS and will contribute to gather M2 and world-class scientists, engineers and educators engaged in the fields of geoscience, remote sensing and related topics. We look forward to meeting you during M2GARSS 2022.

Technical Program

M2GARSS will be a premier M2 regional event in remote sensing and will provide an ideal forum for obtaining up-to-date information about the latest developments, exchanging ideas, identifying future trends and networking with the international geoscience and remote sensing communities.

The M2GARSS 2022 technical program will include Oral, Poster and Tutorial Sessions and will deal with the following general themes:

  • Data Analysis Methods
  • Atmosphere
  • Oceans
  • Land
  • Missions, Sensors and Calibration
  • Data Management and Education
In addition, special topics will be addressed, including:
  • Water Resources
  • Desertification process
  • Agriculture
  • Natural and man-made disasters
  • Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)

Best Oral Presentation and Best Poster

M2GARSS will honor the outstanding achievement of the two best works for the best oral paper and the best poster. The selection of awardees will be done by a scientific committee from the Technical Program Committee of M2GARSS.

Publication of Proceedings

Accepted papers will be published in the proceedings on IEEE Xplore only if presented at the Symposium by one of the list authors duly registered

Paper Submission

Authors who wish to give a presentation are requested to submit a paper/abstract (minimum of 2 pages; maximum of 4 pages). The paper submission system is online at: 2022.m2garss.org/papers.php

Registration Fees

M2GARSS will have the same standard as IGARSS, the IEEE GRSS flagship Symposium, in terms of scientific quality and organization, and with lower registration fees.

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline: 30 September 2021
Submission Status Available: Online 21 November 2021
Registration Open: 1 December 2021
Final Submission Deadline: 6 February 2022
Early Registration Deadline: 6 February 2022
M2GARSS 2022: 7-9 March 2022


Three half-day tutorials given by experts in their respective fields will be scheduled during the conference.

Contact Information

Alp Ertürk (Kocaeli Univ., Turkey)
Farid Melgani (Univ. of Trento, Italy)

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