VGC 2023 is coming!

– Unveiling the dynamic Earth with digital methods –


Welcome to the 5th Virtual Geoscience Conference

20th – 22nd, September 2023

Dresden – Freiberg (Germany)


– Conference Proceedings are available –

Proceedings PDFDOI

Conference Proceedings are available here!

Please, cite as: Eltner, A., Blanch, X., Grothum, O., Hendrickx, H., Kirsch, M., Krüger, R., Thiele, S. (eds.): VGC 2023 – Unveiling the dynamic Earth with digital methods. 5th Virtual Geoscience Conference, Dresden, 2023.

Virtual Geoscience Conference 2023 in:








Important dates

Submision deadline extended: 14th June

Early Bird: 30th April

Deadline:  15th August

The 5th Virtual Geoscience Conference (VGC 2023) is a multidisciplinary forum for researchers in geoscience, geomatics and related disciplines to share their latest developments and applications.

The VGC 2023 will take place on 20–22 September 2023 at the Technische Universität Dresden (TUD) in Dresden, Germany. Workshops and short courses will be offered at the co-hosting institution, the Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology (HIF), in Freiberg on Wednesday, 20 September. The main conference will take place at the TUD 21–22 September 2023.

The VGC will be hosted by the Geosensor Systems group at the TUD and the Department of Exploration group at the HIF.

The main conference themes are:

  • Method developments: laser scanning, 3D sensors, photogrammetry – Sfm, sensors integration, UAV’s …
  • Data analysis and Geomodeling: interpretation, automatization, Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), numerical modelling, geostatistics …

  • Applications Fields: sedimentology, structural geology, astronomy, geomorphology, natural hazards, glaciology, volcanology, hydraulics, infrastructure, education…

For any questions please contact: vgc23@​

And stay up to date by following our Twitter account: @VGC2023_Dresden

…and download and distribute the flyer to your colleagues! (download here)