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Thank you for a great conference

Thank you for your participation in the 15th Conference on Location Based Services!

This year we were again privileged to host more than 90 participants from 25 countries, contributing to the conference with high quality presentations and inspiring discussions.

Photos of the event can be found here (by Silvia Klettner, Wangshu Wang, Francisco Porras-Bernardez, Georg Molzer). If you are not happy with any of the photos depicting yourself, please let us know via

Thank you for making the conference such a memorable event again!

Hope to see you again at LBS 2020, which will be hosted by UCL on 11-13 November 2020. More details will follow.

Welcome to #LBS2019

We welcome you at the main building of Technische Universität Wien. If you come by U-Bahn to Karlsplatz, use exit “Resselpark”. At the main entrance, please proceed to the first floor and follow the signs. See you soon!

The TU main building at Karlsplatz Wien. Foto: Thomas Blezina
The TU main building at Karlsplatz Wien. Photo: Thomas Blezina

For following and/or documenting the conference on social media, use hashtag #LBS2019.

LBS Navigator

As mentioned in the keynote by Ioannis Giannopoulos, the Research Division on Geoinformation provides a Navigation app for the conference. Feel free to download it here.

Preliminary Program is Online

Our first preliminary program is online. It features a keynote by Prof. Ioannis Giannopoulos (TU Wien), a panel discussion on “the future of mobile cartography: open research challenges”, 9 oral sessions and an interactive poster/showcase session.

Presentation guidelines regarding oral presentations, posters, and showcases are available here.

Registration is open

We have activated the registration page. The early bird registration discount ends on 30 September 2019 (extended) 26 September 2019.

Please note at least one author of each accepted oral/poster presentation must register for the conference by 30 September 2019 (extended) 26 September 2019.

Look forward to seeing you in Vienna.