Austria: A record number of more than 550 attendees from over 40 countries across the world became a part of the recently-held RIEGL’s LiDAR 2015 ‘One Conference, Two Exciting Locations’ in Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China. The conference agenda consisted of a variety of tracks, including UAV-based scanning, mining, bathymetry, mobile, archeology, multispectral and forestry assessment.
Johannes Riegl Jr., RIEGL’s chief marketing officer, said, “A record number of attendees, captivating keynotes and various fascinating presentation tracks with more than 100 speakers, significant product introductions, and almost 30 leading international companies from the geospatial industry as sponsors and exhibitors, all in the spectacular surrounding of Hong Kong and Guangzhou, made RIEGL LiDAR 2015 a remarkable industry event!”
RIEGL also took the opportunity to announce new products and software during the conferences. The date and venue for RIEGL’s LiDAR 2017 conference will be announced later.