Geospatial Data Management in Apache Spark

Welcome to our ICDE 2019 tutorial!


Time: 14:35 - 16:05, April 10th, 2019 (Wednesday, Conference Day 3)

Localtion: Room 7101-7102, Parisian Macau 5th floor, Macau, China



You can download presentation slides (PDF) and tentative tutorial abstract (PDF) via the given link.

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Tutorial video

Tutorial video on YouTube

Original tutorial video


Most of the components mentioend in the tutorial have been implemented in GeoSpark. Please feel free to use GeoSpark in your benchmark.

Please visit GeoSpark website for more details.


The tutorial was presented by Jia Yu and Mohamed Sarwat. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Jia Yu (

Mohamed Sarwat (

Arizona State University