Conference chairs

Professor Jorge Mateu

Universitat Jaume I, Castellon, Spain

Jorge Mateu graduated in Mathematical Sciences at University of Valencia (Spain) and fulfilled the PhD at the University of Valencia with long visiting periods to University of Lancaster (UK), with Prof. Peter Diggle.

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Professor Alfred Stein

University of Twente, The Netherlands

Prof. dr. ir. Alfred Stein (1958) is professor in Spatial Statistics and Image Analysis. He received his MSc in mathematics and information science, with a specialization in applied statistics from Eindhoven University of Technology. He obtained a PhD in 1991 at Wageningen University on spatial statistics.

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Scientific Committee

Denis Allard, France
José Miguel Angulo, Spain
Peter Atkinson, UK
Liliane Bel, France
Patrick Bogaert, Belgium
Carles Comas, Spain
Gerald Corzo, Netherlands
Rosa Crujeiras, Spain
Sandra De Iaco, Italy
Mahmoud Reza Delavar, Iran
Reinhard Furrer, Switzerland
Edith Gabriel, France
Yong Ge, China
Alan Gelfand, USA
Wenceslao González-Manteiga, Spain
Pierre Goovaerts, USA
Daniel Griffith, USA
Nicholas Hamm, Netherlands
Gerard B.M. Heuvelink, Netherlands
Dionisis Hristopulos, Greece
Phaedon Kyriakidis, USA
Murray Lark, UK
Gregoire Mariethoz, Switzerland
Raquel Menezes, Portugal
Francisco Montes, Spain
Werner G. Mueller, Austria
Gerhard Navratil, Austria
Thomas Opitz, France
Edzer Pebesma, Germany
María Dolores Ruiz-Medina, Spain
Marc Saez, Spain
Paul Sampson, USA
Aila Särkkä, Sweden
Marian Scott, UK
Wenzhong Shi, China
Stephen Stehman, USA
Radu Stoica, France
Christien Thiart, South Africa
Gwladys Toulemonde, France
Maria Dolores Ugarte, Spain
Emmanouil Varouchakis, Greece
Xi Zhao, China

Conference deadlines

Abstract submission deadline – 1 February 2019


This conference is organised by Elsevier.

Affiliated society

Spatial Statistics Society

Spatial Statistics Society

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Special Issue

Spatial Statistics 2019: Towards Spatial Data Science

We would like to invite you to submit your paper based on the research you present at the conference to the journal Spatial Statistics.

Only articles presented at the conference, either as papers (oral presentations) or as posters will be considered for the special issue. Other articles have to be submitted as a regular research article.

The special issue will be open for submissions shortly. 
Please visit: www.elsevier.com/locate/spasta

Some of the previous Special Issues based on the Spatial Statistics series of conferences include the following:

Spatial Statistics: One world, one health (2017)

Spatial Statistics Avignon: Emerging Patterns (2015)

Revealing Intricacies in Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Data: Papers from the Spatial Statistics 2013 Conference (2013)

Spatial Statistics for Mapping the Environment (2011)