Digital Cartography Summit

Scientific Symposium on NextGen Cartography

Speakers

KeynoteSWARNA SUBBA RAO, Surveyor General, Survey of India,
KeynoteSWARNA SUBBA RAO Surveyor General
Survey of India
KeynoteMENNO JAN KRAAK, President, International Cartographic Association, The Netherlands
KeynoteMENNO JAN KRAAK President
International Cartographic Association
The Netherlands
KeynoteCHRISTIAN HEIPKE, President, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing</br>Germany
KeynoteCHRISTIAN HEIPKE President
International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Germany
ED PARSONS, Geospatial Technologist, Google, UK
ED PARSONS Geospatial Technologist
Google
UK
DAMIEN SAUNDER, Director of Cartography, National Geographic, USA
DAMIEN SAUNDER Director of Cartography
National Geographic
USA
Johannes Riegl Jr, Chief Marketing Officer, Riegl Laser Measurement Systems, Austria
Johannes Riegl Jr Chief Marketing Officer
Riegl Laser Measurement Systems
Austria
Megha Datta, Director Asia Pacific Public Sector, Geospatial Media and Communications, India
Megha Datta Director Asia Pacific Public Sector
Geospatial Media and Communications
India
Kyoung Jin Jung, Director, Business Development, SI Imaging Services, Republic of Korea
Kyoung Jin Jung Director, Business Development
SI Imaging Services
Republic of Korea
Malcolm Havercroft, Director of Operations, Ordnance Survey International, UK
Malcolm Havercroft Director of Operations
Ordnance Survey International
UK
BORIS SKOPLJAK, Product Manager, Trimble Geospatial Division, Croatia
BORIS SKOPLJAK Product Manager
Trimble Geospatial Division
Croatia
DR. DEREK CLARKE*, Chief Director, National Geo-Spatial Information Department of Rural Development and Land Reform, South Africa
DR. DEREK CLARKE* Chief Director
National Geo-Spatial Information Department of Rural Development and Land Reform
South Africa
DR. CHRISTOPHER TUCKER, President, American Association of Geographers, USA
DR. CHRISTOPHER TUCKER President
American Association of Geographers
USA
DR. SEEMA M PARIHAR, Associate Professor in Geography, Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi, India
DR. SEEMA M PARIHAR Associate Professor in Geography
Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi
India
ANKIT AGARWAL, Founder & CEO, Micello, USA
ANKIT AGARWAL Founder & CEO
Micello
USA
MAHESH REDDY, Senior General Manager - Technical Services<br />Hexagon Geospatial<br />India
MAHESH REDDY Senior General Manager - Technical Services
Hexagon Geospatial
India
P SATYANARAYANA, Consultant, IIC Technologies Limited, India
P SATYANARAYANA Consultant
IIC Technologies Limited
India

During Geospatial World Forum 2017, Geospatial Media will organise a two-day Digital Cartography Summit: A Scientific Symposium on NextGen Cartography that will aim at defining future trends in digital mapping and Cartography in terms of methods of data collection, processing and application. This international symposium will be addressed and attended by cartographers from across the world and will be marking the 250th year anniversary of Survey of India.

Symposium Objectives

  • Elaborate current and upcoming trends in digital mapping data capture, processing and application
  • Discuss challenges faced by cartographers in adopting to changing user needs and platforms
  • Provide opportunity to network and dialogue amongst members of international cartographic community

Topics to be covered

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Digital Map Generation

  • Satellite Imagery
  • Terrestrial Sensors
  • Crowd Sourcing

New age Visualisation and Representation

  • 3D Mapping
  • Augmented reality
  • Cyber Cartography
  • Real-time data handling and visualization
  • Symbols and representation in digital age
  • Geospatial and Location Analytics

Map usage in 21st century

  • Diversified user experience and needs
  • Location-based services
  • In-door navigation
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