Sustainable Coastal Planning in a Changing World (CoastGis 2020)

Thursday, 16 September 2021
9:00am — 4:00pm
Raseborgsvägen 9 10600 Raseborg Finland

Welcome to CoastGIS 2020 in Raseborg

The 14th CoastGIS 2020 Symposium will be organized on 17-19 September in Raseborg on the South Coast of Finland, at Novia University of Applied Sciences.

CoastGIS 2020 in Raseborg (Ekenäs), Finland will be the 14th consecutive symposium for an international exchange of knowledge, ideas and experience on  how spatial data and information technologies aid marine and coastal zone managers and stakeholders in better understanding and managing coastal space and resources.

The symposium theme "Sustainable Coastal Planning in a Changing World" refers to the challenges faced worldwide in light of sustainable development and emphasis will be on cooperation in spatial planning between countries. The symposium aims to address recent challenges in managing our coastlines effectively and sustainably.

Important dates:


  • Abstract submission is open from 15 January – 30 April
  • Early bird registration is open from 15 January – 30 April

Registration is now open!

We are seeking individuals and organisations to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations or/ and suggestions for panel sessions that will contribute to a dialogue on the role of GIS in coastal zone management at CoastGIS  2020.

Please follow the instructions on the Abstract Submission page. For further information, please be in touch with us via email.

The symposium is limited to 100 participants. Priority for registration is given to those who wish to give a presentation at the symposium and submit an abstract.

For more information please go to CoastGis webpage on