The 42nd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing
ACRS 2021
November 22-24, 2021
Can Tho

Welcome to ACRS 2021

At Can Tho University

ACRS 2021 is an annual conference for exchanging the latest development and information to promote remote sensing technology. Every year, the member countries of Asian Association on Remote Sensing (AARS) host the conference and make their best efforts for the successful conference. The theme of ACRS 2021, "Remote Sensing for Disaster Risk and Resources Degradation Reduction toward Sustainable Development", we hope to have as much smart and progressive knowledge to be shared during the event.


Prof. Uwe Sörgel

Chair, Institute for Photogrammetry at University of Stuttgart, Germany. President, DGPF (German Society for Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Geoinformation).

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Dr. Nguyen Quoc Khanh

Director of National Remote Sensing Department (NRSD), Ministry of Natural resources and Environment, Viet Nam.

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Prof. Vo Quang Minh

President of Science Council of College of Environment & Natural Resources, Can Tho University, Viet Nam.

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SERVIR Mekong (Date Nov. 21. Time:10:00-17:00)

SERVIR Mekong is organizing the training on Rice mapping and Monitoring.
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GRSS Tutorial (Date Nov. 24 Time: 16:30-18:00) - Comming soon!

GRSS is organizing the following tutorial. Please join. Lecturer: Jacob Alexander & Michele Claus (EURAC). Title: openEO and SAR2CUBE: Bringing SAR processing into the world of cloud computing
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GEOMIXER @ ACRS 2021 (Date Nov 22. Time: 17:00-18:00)

GeoMixer is a monthly meeting event organized online to produce a new opportunity for networking with other remote sensing scientists at all career stages from around the world. Please register at
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AARS Innovation Award

The award will be given to two persons whose papers have innovative points, appraised before each ACRS. The winners will be granted certificates of AARS Innovation Award with a gift as encouragement. At the same time, their papers or innovative points of the papers will receive the right to publish on the Journal of Remote Sensing without charge. And the winners will get one year free subscriptions for Joural of Remote Sensing.
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CHEN Shupeng Award

The award will be given to one person who had great contribution to AARS and/or ACRS. His/her travel expenses up to 2000USD for attending the coming ACRS will be covered in this Award.
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Green Asia Award Green Asia Award

The Green Asia Award is sponsored by the Chinese (Taipei) Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (CSPRS) to prompt researches directing to a greener Asia with remote sensing technology. The prize of the award will be USD $300 (or equivalent gifts) with a certificate
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Shunji Murai Award

The Shunji Murai Award is open to young scientists who submit excellent papers to the Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS). The prize for the winning author shall be a certificate and financial support for travel to the ACRS.
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In order to promote young scientists and students, JSPRS Award is given to a number of young authors less than 35 who have presented excellent full papers at each ACRS.
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Student Award

The Student Award is given to around 10 young authors (half from the country/region and the other half from outside the country/region) with the age less than 35 who have presented excellent papers or posters at each ACRS.
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JAXA established the Earth Observation Research Center in April 1995 and the Satellite Applications and Operations Center (then- Satellite Applications and Promotion Center) in May 2006. As a core agency to develop Earth observation satellites in Japan, JAXA are promoting Earth observation, data analysis and application research.
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RESTEC aims to establish remote sensing technologies as a form of social infrastructure through comprehensive research and development, raising of awareness, and human resource development in the field of remote sensing, and by doing so, contribute to the development of social economy and improvement of the people’s lives.
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PIESAT Information Technology Co., Ltd. is a leading satellite operation and application service provider in China since 2008. It was the only remote sensing application enterprise among the first batch of listed enterprises on the STAR Market in China.
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VidaGIS is the leader in Vietnam in spatial data management: Map, GIS database and Satellite image, GIS software, AMS software, SDI – Spatial Data Infrastructure.
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Twenty First Century Aerospace Technology Co., Ltd

21AT is a space remote sensing big data service provider for both Chinese and global customers, and also a pioneer in China's commercial space satellite remote sensing
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Progoo Co., Ltd

Progoo Co., Ltd focuses on science and technology innovation, technology research and archievement transformation in the field of spectroscopy. Progoo are committed to building a leading international brand in the field of big data of spectral.
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ACRS 2021 PROGRAM(Ver. 0)

Day Vietname time Content
21st November 2021 10:00-17:00 SERVIR Mekong training
22nd November 2021 9:30-10:00 Video introduction
10:00-10:50 Opening Ceremony
10:50-11:00 Tea Break
11:00-12:30 Keynote Speeches
13:30-15:30 Technical Exhibition & Technical Sessions (Oral) (6 rooms)
17:00-18:00 GeoMixer @ ACRS 2021
23rd November 2021 10:00-12:00 Technical Sessions (Oral) (6 rooms)
13:30-15:30 Sattellite Program & Technical Sessions (Oral) (6 rooms)
17:00-18:00 AARS General Conference (Host by AARS)
24th November 2021 10:00-12:00 Technical Sessions (Oral) (7 rooms)
13:30-15:30 Closing Ceremony
16:30-18:00 GRSS Tutorial(Zoom link )