With UNWGIC, the stage is set for making geospatial more useful for common good. United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress is scheduled to be held in Deqing, Zhejiang Province, China, from 19-21 November 2018. The congress is being organized by UN-GGIM in collaboration of Ministry of Natural Resources, China and The Government of Zhejiang Province, China.
The theme of the Congress, ‘The Geospatial way for a better world’, focuses on strengthening national geospatial information management and systems, and national implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. UNWGIC will be a truly global event bringing together a diverse group of geospatial leaders and actors from all stakeholder groups, including: national and international geospatial agencies and systems; academia; industry; the business community; the private sector; and civil society; to exchange ideas, showcase innovations, identify solutions, discuss future strategies, and provide mutual learning opportunities on a wide variety of topics organized across 6 thematic areas of the Congress.
For further details on the Geospatial Technology and Application Exhibition organized by UNWGIC, please click here.