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AfricaGIS 2017

20-24 November 2017
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Geospatial and Statistical information imperatives
for the ‘Africa We Want’

AfricaGIS 2017

Geospatial and Statistical information imperatives
for the ‘Africa We Want’

20-24 November 2017
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Registration for the event has now closed.

Keynote Speakers

  • Lee Annamalai
    Lee Annamalai
  • Andiswal
    Andiswa Mlisa
  • Dr Wilber Ottichilo
    His Excellency Hon. Dr Wilber Ottichilo
  • Paul-Bartel
    Paul Bartel
  • Dean-Angelides
    Dean Angelides
  • Lawrie-Jordan
    Lawrie Jordan
  • Dr-Tidiane-Ouattara
    Dr Tidiane Ouattara
  • Mohamed-Ramadan
    Dr Mohamed Ramadan
  • Juan-Suarez
    Juan Suárez
  • John-Kedar
    John Kedar

Sponsored by

  • Esri was founded to help solve some of the world’s most difficult problems. We do so by supporting our users’ important work with a commitment to science, sustainability, community, education, research, and positive change.

  • The Intelligence Programme Line of Airbus Defence and Space is the supplier of choice for commercial satellite imagery, C2ISR systems and related services. Airbus Defence and Space has unrivaled expertise in satellite imagery acquisition, data processing, fusion, dissemination and intelligence extraction allied to significant command and control capabilities. The company is able to create a comprehensive situational awareness picture and deliver sophisticated end-to-end solutions across all commercial, institutional and defence markets.

  • The goal of SERVIR West Africa (SERVIR WA) is to increase the ability of institutions across the region to apply geospatial technologies and analysis to improve the region’s resilience to climate change impacts and ensure that land use management reduces greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

Programme

Programme

The programme will also feature keynote speeches by leading scholars, technical sessions with reports of the latest research outcomes as well as discussion sessions on topics such as capacity building, SDI, space policy, programmes and projects. There will in addition be exhibitions of the latest products and services in geospatial science and technology.
The programme will also feature keynote speeches by leading scholars, technical sessions with reports of the latest research outcomes as well as discussion sessions on topics such as capacity building, SDI, space policy, programmes and projects. There will in addition be exhibitions of the latest products and services in geospatial science and technology.
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00 – 9:00
Registration
8:00 – 9:00
Registration
8:00 – 9:00
Registration
8:00 – 9:00
Registration
8:00 – 9:00
Registration

9:00 – 10:00
Geospatial Standards for Africa (VENUE: CONFERENCE ROOM 6)

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (VENUE: LARGE BRIEFING ROOM)

9:00 – 10:30
Plenary 1:
AfricaGIS 2017 Conference Official Opening (Moderator: Director of the African Centre for Statistics, Mr Oliver Chinganya)

Welcome from the conference joint organisers, UNECA hosts and National Government Officials

Opening message from UNECA Executive Secretary

Opening remark: His Excellency Ato Getachew Adem, with the rank of State Minister, Deputy Commissioner of the National Planning Commission of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Keynote Address:
His Excellency the Honorable Dr Wilber Ottichilo (Governor of Vihiga County in Kenya)

Official opening of
Exhibition

9:00 – 10:30
Plenary 4:
Geospatial information and the blue economy (Moderator: CSIR/EIS-Africa, Mr Sives Govender)

Keynote:
Mr Lee Annamalai, Competence Area Manager Smart Systems and EO, Council for Scientific and Industrial Resarch)
Ms Laura Cline (geospatial analyst and liaison officer for the NGA Support Team to the U.S. Department of State and USAID)
Mr.K. David, GMES Africa

9:00 – 10:30
Plenary 6:
Geospatial and statistical information for planning and risk management (Moderator: Executive Director TDC, Mr Jacob Gyamfi-Aidoo)

Keynote:
Mr Paul Bartel, Science and Data Lead for SERVIR West Africa

Keynote:
Mr Patrick Ooro

Esri Technical workshop (pre-registration for 30 participants)

9:00 – 10:30
Plenary 7:
Global Geosptial Perspectives (Moderator: EUROGI, Mr Bruce McCormack)

Keynote:
Ms Andiswa Mlisa, Managing Director of the South African Space Agency

Keynote:
Dr Derek Clarke, Chief Director NGI South Africa and UN GGIM Africa lead

Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

10:30 – 13:00
Geospatial Standards for Africa (VENUE: CONFERENCE ROOM 6)

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (VENUE: LARGE BRIEFING ROOM)

11:00 – 12:30
Plenary 2:
Opening technical plenary: Geospatial and statistical information imperatives for the “Africa we want” (Moderator: UNECA, Mr. Andre Nonguierma)

Keynote:
Mr. Lawrie Jordon, Esri – Director of Imagery and Remote Sensing

Keynote:
Dr Tidiane Quattara (AU-Space Science Expert and GMES & Africa Program Coordinator)

11:00 – 12:30
Technical Session 2a
(Andreas Barth, François Kervyn, Henry Baffoe)

Technical Session 2b
(Alex Mengue Mbom, Henry Berrian, Ziena Lingereh)

UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

Workshop on the Secondary Cities Initiative in Africa organised by EIS-AFRICA/American Association of Geographers/US Dept. of State HIU)

11:00 – 12:30
Technical Session 4a
(Amadou Moctar Dieye / Adema Mamadou Sarr, Louise Leroux)

Technical Session 4b
(Aschalew Fekadu, Elias Nyandwi, Philip Ayhok Kigun)

Esri Technical workshop (pre-registration for 30 participants)

UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

GEOGLAM workshop

11:00 – 12:30
Plenary 8:
Closing Plenary

UNECA, EMA, EIS-Africa

Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

14:00 – 16:00

Geospatial Standards for Africa (VENUE: CONFERENCE ROOM 6)

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (VENUE: LARGE BRIEFING ROOM)

EIS-AFRICA Annual General Meeting (VENUE: SMALL BRIEFING ROOM)

13:30 – 15:00
Technical Session 1a
(Louise Leroux (Chair), François Kervyn/Caroline Michellier, Alex Fortescue, Sven Gilliams)

Technical Session 1b
(Bruce McCormack, Adish Maudho, Henry Baffoe(Chair), Abigail Mutambu)

Geospatial Standards for Africa (VENUE: CONFERENCE ROOM 6)

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (VENUE: LARGE BRIEFING ROOM)

13:30 – 15:00
Technical Session 3a
(Paul Bartel, Herve Villard Habonimana, Fikreyohanes Yadessa Fayissa)

Technical Session 3b
(Rolf Becker, Abebe Wubie, Benjamin Kofi Nyarko)

UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

Esri Distributor (closed meeting)

13:30 – 15:00
Technical Session 5a
(Abigail Mutambu, Cleopa Otieno, Francois Kervyn (caroline michellie)

Technical Session 5b
(Asmamaw Yehun, Victor Kazxibwe, Almojtaba Hassabo)

UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

GEOGLAM workshop

12:30 – 17:00
AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

16:30 – 17:30
Geospatial Standards for Africa (VENUE: CONFERENCE ROOM 6)

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (VENUE: LARGE BRIEFING ROOM)

15:30 – 17:00
Plenary 3:
Commercial presentations from key Sponsors (Moderator: LocateIT, Mr Erick Khamala)

Keynote:
Mr Eric Andreu, Airbus Defence and Space – Eastern Africa Sales Manager

Keynote:
Mr Dean Angelides, Esri -Corporate Director of International Operations

15:30 – 17:00
Plenary 5:
Transforming land-based resource management ( Moderator: National University of Rwanda, Mr JP Hitamana)

Keynote:
Mr Hamdi K, GMES

Keynote:
Dr Mohamed Ramadan, R&D Advisor CAPMAS, Egypt

Workshop 2: UNGGIM Africa workshop (AFREF)

Esri Distributor (closed meeting)

13:30 – 15:00
Technical Session 6a
(Francis Danquah Ohemeng, Foster Mensah, Abadi Tekle Gebremeskel)

Technical Session 6b
(Rolf Becker, Abebe Wubie, Benjamin Kofi Nyarko)

GEOGLAM workshop

AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

 

 

       
     

18:00 – 21:00
Social Event: Conference Dinner and Awards

 
  • Monday

    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration

    9:00 – 10:00
    Geospatial Standards for Africa (UNECA side event)

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    10:30 – 13:00
    Geospatial Standards for Africa (UNECA side event)

    Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

    14:00 – 16:00
    Geospatial Standards for Africa (UNECA side event)

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    EIS-AFRICA Annual General Meeting

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    16:30 – 17:30
    Pre-conference workshop / Registration

    17:00 – 18:00
    Geospatial Standards for Africa (UNECA side event)

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

  • Tuesday

    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration

    9:00 – 10:30
    Plenary 1:
    AfricaGIS 2017 Conference Official Opening (Moderator: Director of the African Centre for Statistics, Mr Oliver Chinganya)

    Welcome from the conference joint organisers, UNECA hosts and National Government Officials

    Opening message from UNECA Executive Secretary

    Keynote Address:
    His Excellency the Honorable Dr Wilber Ottichilo (Governor of Vihiga County in Kenya)

    Official opening of
    Exhibition

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    11:00 – 12:30
    Plenary 2:
    Opening technical plenary: Geospatial and statistical information imperatives for the “Africa we want” (Moderator: UNECA, Mr. Andre Nonguierma)

    Keynote: Mr. Lawrie Jordon (esri) (Platinum Sponsor) (Director of Imagery and Remote Sensing for Esri)

    Keynote: Dr Tidiane Quattara (AU-Space Science Expert and GMES& Africa Program Coordinator)

    Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

    13:30 – 15:00
    Technical Session 1a
    (Alex Mudabeti, Vaatyough Hyacinth Mamfe, Andualem Aklilu)

    Technical Session 1b
    (Craig Schwabe, Alex Fortescue, François Kervyn)

    Geospatial Standards for Africa (UNECA side event)

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    15:30 – 17:00
    Plenary 3: Commercial presentations from key Sponsors (Moderator: LocateIT, Mr Erick Khamala)

    Keynote:
    Mr Eric Andreu, Airbus Defence and Space – Eastern Africa Sales Manager

    Keynote:
    Mr Dean Angelides, Esri -Corporate Director of International Operations

  • Wednesday

    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration

    9:00 – 10:30
    Plenary 4: Geospatial information and the blue economy (Moderator: CSIR/EIS-Africa, Mr Sives Govender)

    Keynote:
    Mr Lee Annamalai, Competence Area Manager Smart Systems and EO, Council for Scientific and Industrial Resarch)
    Ms Laura Cline (geospatial analyst and liaison officer for the NGA Support Team to the U.S. Department of State and USAID)

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    11:00 – 12:30
    Technical Session 2a
    (Andreas Barth, François Kervyn, Henry Baffoe)

    Technical Session 2b
    (Alex Mengue Mbom, Henry Berrian, Ziena Lingereh)

    UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    Workshop on the Secondary Cities Initiative in Africa organised by EIS-AFRICA/American Association of Geographers/US Dept. of State HIU)

    Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

    13:30 – 15:00
    Technical Session 3a
    (Paul Bartel, Herve Villard Habonimana, Fikreyohanes Yadessa Fayissa)

    Technical Session 3b
    (Rolf Becker, Abebe Wubie, Benjamin Kofi Nyarko)

    UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

    Esri Distributor (closed meeting)

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    15:30 – 17:00
    Plenary 5: Transforming land-based resource management ( Moderator: National University of Rwanda, Mr JP Hitamana)

    Keynote:
    Mr Hamdi K, GMES

    Keynote:
    Dr Mohamed Ramadan, R&D Advisor CAPMAS, Egypt

    Workshop 2: UNGGIM Africa workshop (AFREF)

    Esri Distributor (closed meeting)

  • Thursday

    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration

    9:00 – 10:30
    Plenary 6: Geospatial and statistical information for planning and risk management (Moderator: Executive Director TDC, Mr Jacob Gyamfi-Aidoo)

    Keynote:
    Mr Paul Bartel, Science and Data Lead for SERVIR West Africa

    Keynote:
    Mr Patrick Ooro

    Esri Technical workshop (pre-registration for 30 participants)

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    11:00 – 12:30
    Technical Session 4a
    (Amadou Moctar Dieye / Adema Mamadou Sarr, Louise Leroux)

    Technical Session 4b
    (Aschalew Fekadu, Elias Nyandwi, Philip Ayhok Kigun)

    UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    GEOGLAM workshop

    Esri vendor meeting (closed business meeting)

    Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

    13:30 – 15:00
    Technical Session 5a
    (Abigail Mutambu, Cleopa Otieno, Francois Kervyn (caroline michellie)

    Technical Session 5b
    (Asmamaw Yehun, Victor Kazxibwe, Almojtaba Hassabo)

    Esri Technical workshop (pre-registration for 30 participants)

    UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    GEOGLAM workshop

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    13:30 – 15:00
    Technical Session 6a
    (Francis Danquah Ohemeng, Foster Mensah, Abadi Tekle Gebremeskel)

    Technical Session 6b
    (Rolf Becker, Abebe Wubie, Benjamin Kofi Nyarko)

    GEOGLAM workshop

    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

    UN-GGIM: Africa 3rd Meeting

    18:00 – 21:00
    Social Event: Conference Dinner and Awards

  • Friday

    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration

    9:00 – 10:30
    Plenary 7:
    Global Geosptial Perspectives (Moderator: EUROGI, Mr Bruce McCormack)

    Keynote:
    Ms Andiswa Mlisa, Managing Director of the South African Space Agency

    Keynote:
    Dr Derek Clarke, Chief Director NGI South Africa and UN GGIM Africa lead

    Tea Break / Refreshments / Exhibition / Posters

    11:00 – 12:30
    Plenary 8:
    Closing Plenary

    UNECA, EMA, EIS-Africa

    Lunch Break / Exhibition / Posters

    12:30 – 17:00
    AFREF Workshop on Geodetic Infrastructures (UNECA side event)

Accommodation

Accommodation

Click the two options below to check for accommodation options close to and around the conference centre.
UN rates will be included for your convenience.
Click the two options below to check for accommodation options close to and around the conference centre.
UN rates will be included for your convenience.

Exhibitors and Sponsors

Exhibitors and Sponsors

We offer a variety of sponsorship packages and there is definitely one that will meet your brand, networking objective and marketing strategies. An overview of the sponsorship packages are as shown below:
We offer a variety of sponsorship packages and there is definitely one that will meet your brand, networking objective and marketing strategies. An overview of the sponsorship packages are as shown below:
 
Platinum
Gold
Silver
Bronze
Exhibitor
 
US$ 30,000
US$ 20,000
US$ 15,000
US$ 10,000
US$ 1,000
(US$ 350 for
African Organisations)*
1. Included in Package
Complimentary Registrations6432 1
Exhibitors Booth (Premium)3 Booths2 Booths1 Booth1 Booth1 Booth
Dedicated Meeting Room  
Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention   
2. Exposure During Conference
Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guidefull pagehalf pagequarter page  
Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide200 words150 words100 words100 words100 words
Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session21   
Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web 
Corporate item(s) in conference bag2 items1 item1 page flyer1 page flyer 
Special mention in opening and closing sessions 
3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
Logo on conference bag    
Logo on conference & exhibition related publications 
Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants   
Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
4. Pre-conference publicity
Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference website200 words150 words100 words100 wordsLogo (link)
5. Conference participation
Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest) 
Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony1    
Appointment of speaker in plenary session111  
Organization of workshop (90 min)1    

 

* If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the AfricaGIS 2017 conference, please contact us at info@africagis2017.org

Category 1:  African organizations (e.g. the Regional Centres) – $ 350 per standard booth.
Category 2:  Non-African organizations – $ 1,000 per standard booth.

  • US$ 30,000

    1. Included in Package
    Complimentary Registrations6
    Exhibitors Booth (Premium)3
    Dedicated Meeting Room
    Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention
    2. Exposure During Conference
    Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guidefull page
    Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide200 words
    Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session 2
    Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web
    Corporate item(s) in conference bag2 items
    Special mention in opening and closing sessions
    3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
    Logo on conference bag
    Logo on conference & exhibition related publications
    Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
    Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants
    Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
    4. Pre-conference publicity
    Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference website200 words
    5. Conference participation
    Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest)
    Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony1
    Appointment of speaker in plenary session1
    Organization of workshop (90 min)1
  • US$ 20,000

    1. Included in Package
    Complimentary Registrations4
    Exhibitors Booth (Premium)2
    Dedicated Meeting Room
    Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention
    2. Exposure During Conference
    Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guidehalf page
    Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide150 words
    Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session 1
    Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web
    Corporate item(s) in conference bag1 item
    Special mention in opening and closing sessions
    3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
    Logo on conference bag –
    Logo on conference & exhibition related publications
    Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
    Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants
    Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
    4. Pre-conference publicity
    Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference website150 words
    5. Conference participation
    Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest)
    Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony –
    Appointment of speaker in plenary session1
    Organization of workshop (90 min) –
  • US$ 15,000

    1. Included in Package
    Complimentary Registrations3
    Exhibitors Booth (Premium)1
    Dedicated Meeting Room
    Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention –
    2. Exposure During Conference
    Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guidequarter page
    Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide100 words
    Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session –
    Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web
    Corporate item(s) in conference bag1 page flyer
    Special mention in opening and closing sessions
    3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
    Logo on conference bag –
    Logo on conference & exhibition related publications
    Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
    Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants –
    Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
    4. Pre-conference publicity
    Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference website100 words
    5. Conference participation
    Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest)
    Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony –
    Appointment of speaker in plenary session1
    Organization of workshop (90 min) 
  • US$ 10,000

    1. Included in Package
    Complimentary Registrations2
    Exhibitors Booth (Premium)1
    Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention –
    2. Exposure During Conference
    Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guide –
    Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide100 words
    Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session –
    Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web
    Corporate item(s) in conference bag1 page flyer
    Special mention in opening and closing sessions
    3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
    Logo on conference bag –
    Logo on conference & exhibition related publications
    Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
    Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants –
    Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
    4. Pre-conference publicity
    Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference website100 words
    5. Conference participation
    Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest)
    Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony –
    Appointment of speaker in plenary session –
    Organization of workshop (90 min) –
  • US$ 1,000
    (US$ 350 for African Organisations)*

    1. Included in Package
    Complimentary Registrations– 
    Exhibitors Booth (Premium)1
    Cocktail/ Networking Event Mention– 
    2. Exposure During Conference
    Colour advertisement in conference & electronic exhibition guide
    Corporate profile, logo, company web link and contact details in conference & electronic exhibition guide100 words
    Display of corporate banner at selected plenary and/ or break session– 
    Participation in industry showcase session with slides archived on the web– 
    Corporate item(s) in conference bag– 
    Special mention in opening and closing sessions– 
    3. Opportunity to display company’s logo
    Logo on conference bag– 
    Logo on conference & exhibition related publications– 
    Logo on conference publicity flyer (updates as received)
    Logo in email confirmation of registration to participants –
    Logo on digital and social media marketing campaigns
    4. Pre-conference publicity
    Corporate profile, logo and company web link on conference websiteLogo (link)
    5. Conference participation
    Prioritized location selection of exhibition space (i.e. highest sponsors to lowest)
    Appointment of speaker in opening ceremony
    Appointment of speaker in plenary session
    Organization of workshop (90 min)

* If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the AfricaGIS 2017 conference, please contact us at info@africagis2017.org

Category 1:  African organizations (e.g. the Regional Centres) – $ 350 per standard booth.
Category 2:  Non-African organizations – $ 1,000 per standard booth.

International Bank Account Details
Local Bank Account Details
Bank Name: Standard Bank South AfricaBank Name: Commercial Bank of Ethiopia
Branch Name: HatfieldBranch Name: Andnet Branch
Bank Account Name: EIS-AfricaBank Account Name: 4th HLF-UNGGIM 
Bank Account Number: 011951567Bank Account Number: 1000153895598
Reference: SBZAZAJJReference: Your Name and AfricaGIS2017

 

NB: Local Bank Account Details are for local delegates only.

International Bank Account Details
Bank Name: Standard Bank South Africa
Branch Name: Hatfield
Bank Account Name: EIS-Africa
Bank Account Number: 011951567
Reference: SBZAZAJJ

 

Local Bank Account Details
Bank Name: Commercial Bank of Ethiopia
Branch Name: Andnet Branch
Bank Account Name: 4th HLF-UNGGIM
Bank Account Number: 1000153895598
Reference: Your Name and AfricaGIS2017

NB: Local Bank Account Details are for local delegates only.

Workshops

Workshops

AfricaGIS will provide facilities for workshops or training for participating organisations, please contact us for costs and availability if interested.
AfricaGIS will provide facilities for workshops or training for participating organisations, please contact us for costs and availability if interested.

Organising Partners

Organising Partners

  • ECA’s mandate is to promote the economic and social development of its member States, foster intra-regional integration, and promote international cooperation for Africa’s development

  • EIS-AFRICA is a pan-African membership organization working to improve use of geospatial and environmental information to enrich policy debate and support decision-making for the well-being of Africa’s people

  • The main responsibility of EMA as described in the proclamation is the compilation, preparation, analysis, Production/publication, administration and distribution of the following fundamental geo-spatial information data sets in Ethiopia.

  • Esri was founded to help solve some of the world’s most difficult problems. We’re the global market leader in GIS and have helped customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results. We’re the sole distributor of Esri technology in South Africa.

  • The CSIR undertakes directed, multidisciplinary research and technological innovation that contributes to the improved quality of life of South Africans

  •  

    The AfriGEOSS initiative, developed within the GEO framework, will strengthen the link between the current GEO activities with existing capabilities and initiatives in Africa and will provide the necessary framework for countries and organizations to access and leverage on-going bilateral and multilateral EO-based initiatives across Africa, thereby creating synergies and minimizing duplication for the benefit of the entire continent.

  •  

    GEO is a partnership of more than 100 national governments and in excess of 100 Participating Organizations that envisions a future where decisions and actions for the benefit of humankind are informed by coordinated, comprehensive and sustained Earth observations.

  • The United Nations initiative on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) aims at playing a leading role in setting the agenda for the development of global geospatial information and to promote its use to address key global challenges. It provides a forum to liaise and coordinate among Member States, and between Member States and international organizations.

Organising Committee

Organising Committee

Andre Nonguierma
Nonguierma@un.org

Sultan Mohammed
sultan.mohammeda@yahoo.com

Sives Govender
sives.govender@gmail.com

Aster Denekew
Denekewa@un.org

Jacob Gyamfi-Aidoo
jgyamfiaidoo@gmail.com

Ernestina Annobea
ernestina.annobea@gmail.com

Lauren Sweidan
lsweidan@esri-southafrica.com

Ayalnesh Asrat
Asrat@un.org

Girum Asrat
Asratg.uneca@un.org

Ayenika Godheart
Godheart@un.org

Erick Khamala
erick.khamala@locateit.co.ke

Daniel Teka Dessie
daniel.teka@mu.edu.et

Exhibitors

Below you’ll find the conference floor plan, list of exhibitors with their corresponding booth numbers, as well as the exhibition manual and application forms.

News

News

Contact Us

+27 11 238 6300

Contact Us

+27 11 238 6300