New Delhi, India: GIS Development, the organiser of Map Asia 2010 & ISG 2010 conference, announced the sponsors of the event which include:
Platinum Sponsors: ESRI & DigitalGlobe
Gold Sponsor: Trimble & ERDAS
Co Sponsors: Hewlett – Packard & Microsoft Vexcel
Map Asia 2010 – 9th Annual Asian Conference and Exhibition on Geospatial Information, Technology and Applications is scheduled during July 26 – 28, 2010 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia. This year, the conference is being jointly organised with ISG 2010 – International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation with the theme “Connecting Government and Citizens through Ubiquitous GIS”.
The conference would seek appropriate methods and strategies in improving service delivery systems across all agencies. It will yield ideas, approaches and strategies from public and private sectors in innovative ways to grow towards a connected government.
Sanjay Kumar, Chief Executive Officer, GIS Development said, “Map Asia 2010 is proud to welcome ESRI and DigitalGlobe as conference sponsors at the Platinum Level, Trimble & ERDAS as Gold Sponsors and HP & Microsoft Vexcel as Co Sponsors. Companies of this calibre bring further depth to the event in terms of the extensive technical experience and expertise that they bring with them. We look forward to their new perspectives at the conference.”
The three days conference will have Inaugural session followed by two Plenary Sessions on the topics Connecting Government through Ubiquitous GIS and Ubiquitous Services for Citizens along with the Panel Discussion on Geospatial Industry in Asia-Pacific: Challenges and Prospects. Other technical programmes will include Symposium on Utility & Infrastructure, Seminars on Agriculture & Plantation and Ocean Information Services, Special Session on Geospatial for Development Sector, Workshop on Standards & Interoperability, Discussion Forum on Capacity Building, India Technology Summit, GIS Development Geospatial Excellence Award, User Forum and Technical Sessions. State of Art showcase of technology and applications spread over an area of about 1600 sq. mtrs of floor layout would be a very important component of the Conference.