COSIT 2022
Local Information
The Venue
Traveling to Kobe
Doctoral Mentoring Programme
Organizing Committee
COSIT Series

Our Sponsors

We are very grateful to our sponsors for their support and generosity.

Platinum Sponsors:

• Association of Geographic Information Laboratories in Europe (AGILE)


AGILE is an association of geographic information laboratories, established in 1998, aiming to promote academic teaching and research on geographic information science in Europe and stimulate and support networking activities among member laboratories.

• Toyo University’s Department of Information Networking for Innovation and Design (INIAD), collaboration Hub for University and Business (cHUB)


INIAD at Toyo University aims to create a new academic discipline fusing the humanities, arts, and sciences and to conduct advanced research into information networking for innovation and design with a basic understanding of computer science. INIAD cHUB is a collaboration hub promoting connection of INIAD with business and industry.

• Tokyo Geographical Society


The Tokyo Geographical Society is a learned society founded in 1879, made up of professionals and students in geology, mineralogy, geography, geophysics, and geochemistry, with a total of approximately 700 members.

Bronze Sponsors:

• American Association of Geographers (AAG)


AAG is a scientific and educational society founded in 1904 to bring together members of the global geographic community and advance the discipline and profession of geography.

• Taylor & Francis / International Journal of Geographical Information Science


IJGIS is a scientific journal that publishes international research in the rapidly growing field of geographical information science (GIScience), with the aim of providing a forum for the exchange of original ideas, approaches, methods and experiences in GIScience.

• Kwansei Gakuin University

Kwansei Gakuin Univ

Kwansei Gakuin University is a private nondenominational Christian university in the Kansai region of Japan, offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in over 80 different disciplines across 14 undergraduate and 14 graduate schools.


• Geographic Information Systems Association of Japan


GISA is a scientific society founded in 1991, aiming to expand research in geographic information systems (GIS) and promote mutual exchanges for GIS researchers, officials, and organizations.

• The Association of Japanese Geographers


The Association of Japanese Geographers was founded in 1925 and is devoted to promoting research on various aspects of geography and coordination with other geographical and related scientific disciplines in Japan.

• The conference is partially supported by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) KAKENHI grants.