ILUS - International Land Use Symposium

The International Symposium brings together leading academics and interested attendees for presentation, discussion, and collaborative networking in the fields of spatial sciences, environmental studies, geography, cartography, GIScience, urban planning, architecture, which relate to investigations of settlements and infrastructure. In particular, the interdisciplinary meeting will examine new ideas in overlapping fields of studies with the goal of advancing our understanding of built-up areas, and how recent developments in spatial analysis and modeling can lead to sustainable resource management, better support of planning and regional development, enhanced spatial information and knowledge, and optimized strategies, instruments and tools.

4th to 6th October 2023

International Land Use Symposium 2023
Urban Analytics for Transforming Cities and Regions: Tools, Methods and Applications

Venue: CEPT University in Ahmedabad, India



4th to 6th December 2019

International Land Use Symposium 2019
Land use changes: Trends and projections

Venue: Université Paris Diderot, Paris/France



1st to 3rd November 2017

International Land Use Symposium 2017

Spatial data modelling and visualisation to enlighten sustainable policy making

Place: Steigenberger Hotel de Saxe

Special Issue of ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

Special Issue of Journal Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science

Special Issue of Journal of Geovisualization and Spatial Analysis



11th to 13th November 2015

1st International Land Use Symposium

Trends in Spatial Analysis and Modelling of Settlements and Infrastructure

Place: DORMERO Hotel Königshof in Dresden

Special Issue of ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information