Call for Papers

If your research/project is related to this workshop or you want to be a part of a discussion about the reuse of open data through spatial analysis, you are invited to present your research at our workshop.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Open Data (use cases and related studies)
  • Open Data for open and sustainable cities
  • Impact of Open Data in cities
  • City Ranking using open indicators
  • Spatial analysis of open data using R language
  • Data processing
  • Machine learning with open data using open tools
  • Correct or effective visualization of open data in cities.

Submission, Important Dates  and Publication Details 

Short papers (< 3000 words) on your related ongoing research in Open Data, its reuse and applicability in spatial analysis or your position papers (< 1000 words) describing your application, strategy or demo related to aforementioned topics.

Papers must be submitted via a pull request to the GitHub repository or via email to sending your PDF file. Please follow the templates in word, PDF, and Latex available in the above repository mentioned.

  • March 30, 2018:   Submission deadline for short and position papers.
  • April 20, 2018:  Author Notification.
  • Jun 12, 2018:  2nd Open Data for Open Cities AGILE Conference Workshop.

Also, the selected papers will be included in CEUR Workshop Proceedings ( Have a look at the proceedings of our last Open data for Open Cities workshop in the last AGILE conference in Wageningen – The Netherlands. 

CEUR is a free open-access publication service of Sun SITE Central Europe operated under the umbrella of RWTH Aachen University. is a recognized ISSN publication series, ISSN 1613-0073. is hosted at http://SunSITE.Informatik.RWTH-Aachen.DE/Publications/CEUR-WS/.