SuperMap Cup University GIS Contest121*75



The paper is required to be written for academic research or technical application based on SuperMap products, such as the topics of SuperMap GIS application cases or industry solutions, SuperMap GIS software application development skills and experience, SuperMap 2D & 3D integrated application; GIS technology development status and trend; the application of big data and artificial intelligence in GIS platform software.

Entry Requirements


1 Works must be original and conform to the open source rules. The copyright always belongs to the original author while the Contest Committee has the right to make public.

2 All the participants should be responsible for the copyright. If works involve reference or quote, please indicate at the end of the reports. Otherwise, the Contest Committee will hold the right to cancel the awards and withdraw the bonuses and certificates of prizes due to infringement reasons.


All the works must be base on the SuperMap Software below, with the version of 10i SP1 or above.

SuperMap iServer SuperMap iClient JavaScript
SuperMap Online SuperMap iClient3D for WebGL
SuperMap iObjects .NET SuperMap iObjects Java
SuperMap iDesktop SuperMap iDesktopX
SuperMap iMobile for Android SuperMap iMobile for iOS


1 The data used in the entries can be the map data published by nations or relevant organizations, or the big data or other source data provided by Internet enterprises.

2 Please ensure the legitimacy of the data source and the right of using and releasing data.

3 The map content shall conform to the relevant policies and laws of each country, and shall fully represent the territory of each country.


1 The topics are required to be reasonable, scientific, practical and innovative. The content is required to have clear-cut propositions, sufficient grounds, reliable arguments, concise style, and rigorous logic.

2 The content can include excellent academic papers based on SuperMap technology in related fields of basic theories, scientific researches and application technologies, as well as the works of other groups in this competition.

3 The paper should have title, author name, organization, zip code, abstract, key words, main body and references. If there is any funded project, it should be attached with fund name and project number.

4 2000-4000 words (except Abstract, Table of Contents and References).

5 The student participants must be the first author of the paper.


1 Papers need to be submitted in .PDF format.

2 Essay structure refers to the Instruction of SuperMap GIS Contest.

3 Reference format refers to the Harvard Reference, no less than 10 articles.

Judging Criteria

Item Requirement Score
Topic(25) The hot or key issues in the GIS field or industry. 10
It has important academic significance or practical value. 15
Scientific & Innovative(25) The results or progress are scientific, unique or irreplaceable. 10
It has substantial breakthrough or progress in solving scientific or technical problems. 15
Difficulty(10) Wide range of research. It has enough difficulties and rich materials for further analysis. 10
Published(5) (Take the highest score) SCI Search (5) 5
EI or ISTP Search (3)
National Core Journal (2)
Other Core Journal (1)
Quality and specification(35) Complete structure, accurate words, clear organization, rigorous exposition and normative writing. 8
Informative content, accurate graphs, forms and data. 8
Use various method for comprehensive research 8
Accurately using of professional vocabulary. 6
Normative referencing. 5


1 If the paper has been officially published in an academic journal, please submit a copy of the academic publication (cover and copy of the catalogue) or the certificate of the conference. The paper must be published no earlier than 2019. If the paper has been accepted by an academic journal but has not yet been officially published, please provide a copy of the acceptance notice for the academic journal.

2 The required files include:

   1) Papers should be in .PDF format.

   2) Submit a self-evaluation document of the work by the instructor. The document is submitted in .PDF format. (Requirements: concise and clear; 100-200 words.) If there is no instructor, then no need to submit.

   3) Original data and data generated during the processing.

   4) Data description documents in .PDF format, including introduction of original data (such as data source, data content description), introduction of result data (such as layer explanation, meaning of attribute field).

3 All the files required need to be submitted as compressed files in .ZIP format.

4 All submissions will not be returned. Please keep the manuscripts if needed.

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