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9-10 October, 2019 Hotel Sheraton María Isabel, Mexico City, Mexico
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Latin America Geospatial Forum is Now Americas Geospatial Forum

ABOUT CONFERENCE

As the world is moving towards digital transformation while experiencing unique environmental, social and political challenges, the need for greater collaborative mechanism for geospatial is felt at political, technological and user levels. With the purpose to provide a global platform to share their experiences, expertise and opportunities with one another, Latin America Geospatial Forum is expanded in scope and purpose to include the different regions in America (North America, Central America...

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The world is on the anvil of a major evolution, which is largely supported by technical advancements that will give rise to a digital world where efficient and smart systems will enable in building resilient and robust ecosystems that have citizen welfare at their core. Geospatial technology is essential to each of these programs as it provides a platform that is capable...

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Speakers

Julio Alfonso Santaella Castell

President
National Institute of Statistics and Geography
INEGI
Mexico

Paloma Merodio Gómez

Vicepresident
National Institute of Statistics and Geography
INEGI
Mexico

Anna Wellenstein

Director for Sustainable Development in Latin America and Caribbean
World Bank

Steven Ramage

Head of External Relations
Group on Earth Observations (GEO)

Virginia Burkett

Chief Scientist
Climate and Land Use Change
United States Geological Survey (USGS)

Sergio Rubén Cimbaro

President
National Geographic Institute of Argentina

Tan Boon Khai

Chief Executive
Singapore Land Authority

Valrie Grant

Managing Director of GeoTechVision and Executive Chairman of Marlie Technology Park Ltd.

FACT FILE

800+ PARTICIPANTS
250+ ORGANISATIONS
40+ COUNTRIES
100+ SPEAKERS

PARTICIPATING SECTORS

  • Marine Resources
  • Land Use
  • Environment
  • BFSI (Banking, Financial
  • Services, Insurance)
  • Telecom
  • Municipalities
  • Forestry
  • Land Administration and Rural
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Mining
  • Urban Development
  • Natural Resources
  • Retail and Logistics
  • Utilities
  • Infrastructure Construction and Engineering
  • Water, Wastewater and Sanitation
  • Smart Cities
  • Agriculture
  • Governance

Venue

Americas Geospatial Forum 2019 will take place in Mexico City, one of the world’s largest and most important cities, and one of the most important financial and cultural centers of the continent. With its impressive 700 year history, its mixture of traditional and innovative restaurants, museums, art galeries, and its buoyant nightlife, Mexico City has something to please every kind of visitor.

 
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DISCUSS

Public policy issues related to key elements of geospatial technology in Americas

CONNECT

Key geospatial and Internet communities across Americas

INTERFACE

With inter-governmental organizations and other institutions

FACILITATE

The exchange of information and best practices

DEVELOP

And grow international collaborations in Geospatial technology for Americas

SHOWCASE

The latest and cutting-edge geospatial solutions through exhibition

RAISE

The profile of geospatial technology for social and economic development

CONTRIBUTE

To capacity building for geospatial technology

FOSTER

Sustainability, robustness, security, stability and development

PLENARIES
WORKSHOPS
SESSIONS
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT