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Geospatial Strategy for National & Regional Development

The Middle East is witnessing tremendous advancements in the field of geospatial technologies. Countries across the region are coming up with their own geospatial infrastructures and strategies that are set to empower national and regional development. The plenary on Geospatial Strategy for National & Regional Development will look at how the creation of these infrastructures has helped in national and regional development and what more could be in store on this front. Some of the major aspects that this session will touch upon include:


  • » Regional Spatial Data Infrastructures
  • » Regional Navigation Satellite Systems
  • » Earth Observation Systems

  Speakers
  Chair & Moderator
Barbara J. Ryan
Director
GEO Secretariat
Switzerland
Bio
Amar Hanspal
Senior Vice President
Autodesk
USA
Michael Jones
Chief Technology Advocate
Google
USA
Bio
Dean Angelides
Corporate Director
Esri
USA
Bio | Abstract
Col. Ali Al Shehi
Acting Director
Space Reconnaissance Centre
Abu Dhabi
UAE
Abdulhakim Abdulkarim Malik
GIS Director
Dubai Municipality
USA
Gian Gherardo Calini
Head of Market Development
GSA
European Union
Bio | Abstract
Dr. Abdulla Ghareeb
Executive Director, Property Management
Department of Municipal Affairs
Abu Dhabi
UAE
Richard Humphrey
Senior Director
Autodesk
USA
Bio | Abstract


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