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More than 3 000 industry leaders attend Hexagon 2012

Las Vegas, US: In its second annual international conference, Hexagon 2012 brought together the latest technologies and user communities from Leica Geosystems, Intergraph, Hexagon Metrology and Novatel all in one location to provide attendees with an user experience of unprecedented scope and value.

According to the latest official report, attendance numbers are trending more than 3000 or above 70 percent ahead of last year’s attendees. The Geosystems track alone features more than 100 targeted breakout sessions tailored into three sub-tracks: Trends in Mapping & Positioning for Government and Industry, HDS/Laser Scanning and Geospatial Solutions. Each incorporates hands-on training courses, previews of new technologies, interactive technical demonstrations and workshops, compelling customer testimonials from today’s thought leaders, and unlimited networking opportunities.

Jürgen Dold, President, Hexagon Geosystems and Ken Mooyman, President, Hexagon Geosystems NAFTA presented the featured keynote address for the Geosystems track. The keynote highlighted how the latest innovations from Geosystems, combined with its customers’ expertise and ingenuity, is positively influencing and changing our future. Furthermore, attendees got an opportunity to learn how Geosystems’ solutions interface with and leverage Intergraph, MicroSurvey and Metrology solutions for the benefit of end-users and their clients.

“Hexagon 2012 unites a broad base of customers and partners from all over the world. These next few days provide a unique opportunity to showcase the synergies across the entire Hexagon organisation and learn from our customers first-hand how our integrated solutions are optimising their workflows, resulting in a smarter approach to the planning and execution of projects. I am always inspired by their ingenuity,” said Mooyman.

For those who were unable to participate in the conference, Hexagon provided live webcast of President and CEO Ola Rollén’s keynote presentation, ‘Hexagon: Moving Businesses, Industries and the World Forward’. Rollén spoke about Hexagon’s commitment to empowering customers with actionable information to proactively address tomorrow’s challenges today. He was joined on stage by Intergraph Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) President Gerhard Sallinger, Intergraph Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) President John Graham, Hexagon Metrology President Norbert Hanke and Hexagon Geosystems President Jürgen Dold, who highlighted stories describing how customers have employed Hexagon technologies to positively impact the global trends and changes facing the world today.

Source: Leica Geosystems