We are now accepting proposals for presentations at the Participatory Mapping/GIS 2017 Conference to be held at Cal Poly University in San Luis Obispo, California (July 31 to August 3).  We encourage a variety of presentation proposals including academic research, participatory mapping applications, demonstration of mapping technologies, and training sessions in participatory mapping methods.  Go to the Submit Proposal menu and download the Proposal form.  Email the completed form to greg.brown@unisa.edu.au.  Or download the Proposal form (Word Doc) here. The proposal schedule:

October 15, 2016 – Call for proposals/abstracts.
January 31, 2017 – Deadline for proposal submissions.
February 15, 2017 – Notifications of proposal acceptance.
April 20, 2017 – Preliminary Program will be released.