International Conference Center - ICC, Geneva, Switzerland
8 - 9 May 2014
Geospatial Media and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe organized the two-day workshop Land Information Systems for Smart Cities , which will be part of the Geospatial World Forum event. This Forum is a biannual international conference and exhibition, which supports dialogue on geospatial technologies and their role in promoting economic and social development. Organised in India (2007, 2009 and 2011), the Netherlands (2012 and 2013) and now in Switzerland (2014), this global platform brings together more than 1000 delegates from over 80 countries deliberating on geospatial technologies and their role in promoting sustainable development.
- Showcase examples of land administration systems which lay a sound foundation for smart cities
- Present success stories from authorities who successfully implemented smart city approaches
- Share information on the wide range of software, services and technologies available for developing sound smart information systems for smart cities
- Brainstorm on possible future steps to promote effective and modern land administration and the implementation of smart city approaches.
The speakers will include representatives of governments, academia and the private sector representing various sectors, including urban planning and management, land administration, housing, energy, environment and disaster risk reduction.
For more information, please contact:
Gulnara Roll, Head
Housing and Land Management Unit
Trade and Sustainable Land Management Division
UN Economic Commission for Europe
Telephone: +41 22 917 22 57