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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’

THANK YOU

For attending the 2017 AfricaGIS Conference.

We’d like to thank our esteemed complement of
keynote speakers for sharing their insights with us.

  • 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.

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:

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

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    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.

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    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

Contact Us

+27 11 238 6300

Contact Us

+27 11 238 6300