7-9 April 2020 /// Amsterdam
DORINE
"Geospatial community needs more diversity – students, start-ups, women and initiatives from the developing nations to tap the true potential of this technology and make the #GeospatialByDefault movement a success"

DORINE BURMANJE Chair of Executive Board, Kadaster

JACK
"We are moving towards exponentially changing world, creating many problems and threatening our life support. Geospatial technology provides the best platform to rapidly scale this work and make our world the better living place."

JACK DANGERMOND President, Esri | Chairman, WGIC

SYBILLA
"Reality of climate change and natural disasters has only escalated in recent times. The answer to all these challenge is difficult to find. But at the root of all lies the need for good spatial data."

SYBILLA DEKKER Honorary Minister of State | Former Minister of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment, The Netherlands

VENU
"Indian sees the development as the primary goal and to make it real there is a need to leapfrog in terms of technology and geospatial has the biggest role to play in it."

VENU RAJAMONY Indian Ambassador to The Netherlands

BENITO
"Ghana is integrating the technology everywhere for holistic development of the nation and the Government of Ghana is committed to work with private geospatial players"

BENITO OWUSU-BIO Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Ghana

STEVE
"Spatial Data has been deeply integrated into real-time model centric solutions. A workflow exists between "as-in data" capture to modeling to physical action and back again. The constructible model is enabled by precision spatial data."

STEVE BERGLUND President and CEO, Trimble

B.V.R.
"Digital engineering is 'renewing the old' and 'building the new' and it is the new growth engine for AEC market, transforming industries."

B.V.R. MOHAN REDDY Executive Chairman, Cyient

CHRISTOPHER
"We have more dynamic data coming for which you need more dynamic technologies. Transformation or re-projection causes errors if the technology is not smart"

CHRISTOPHER DE PRETER Chief Sales Officer, Hexagon Geospatial

MOHAMED
"For public transport, location is key to planning and monitoring especially for navigation, geospatial is important for land use information, autonomous vehicles and policy making for development."

MOHAMED MEZGHANI Secretary-General, International Association of Public Transport

MALCOLM
"ITU has a crucial role to play in the digital economy; the participants of ITU are looking to collaborate with diverse industries. We need to work in collaboration especially in terms of technology and standardization"

MALCOLM JOHNSON Deputy Secretary-General, International Telecommunication Union

JEFF
"For 5G we need a multi-sensor approach. It is important to add the human element on the physical element for innovation."

JEFF GLUECK CEO, Foursquare

Overview

Best-known for its futuristic themes, engaging content, and top-level attendees, Geospatial World Forum will be back in Amsterdam this coming 7-9 April 2020. With the theme ‘Transforming Economies in 5G Era – The Geospatial Way’, the 12th edition of the conference will continue to initiate thought-provoking discussions and advocate for technology innovation and practices in the geospatial industry.

The conference shall highlight the value of geospatial technology in digital economy and its integration with emerging technologies such as 5G, AI, Autonomous Vehicles, Big Data, Blockchain, Cloud, IoT and LiDAR in various user industries, including digital cities...

Theme

In the emerging digital economy, geospatial is not just about location. It is more about how the information revolution will affect human livelihood and the surrounding environment. With 5G as the backbone, new trends in geospatial technologies such as advancements in data analytics; miniaturization of sensors...

Fact File

1500+ Delegates
500+ Organizations
250+ Speakers
70+ Countries

Conference Program

BE A SPEAKER

If you’re an opinion leader, innovator, or enthusiastic user of geospatial information, we want you at the podium!

Submit your abstract online before 31 October 2019

EXHIBIT

Engage with the who’s who of the industry, establish your position as a leader in the marketplace, and reach your top prospects at GWF 2020.

Key decision makers visit our exhibition, make the most of it!

PARTICIPATE

Learn best practices, find out new innovations, network with experts, and be a part of the conversation.

Past Speakers

Jack Dangermond
JACK DANGERMOND President, Esri Chairman
World Geospatial Industry Council
USA
Carola Verschoor
Carola Verschoor Chief Digital Officer
Royal HaskoningDHV
The Netherlands
Fabian Maingain
Fabian Maingain Deputy Mayor, Smart City
City of Brussels
Belgium
Virginia Burkett
Virginia Burkett Chief Scientist, Climate and Land Use Change
Geological Survey, USA
STEFAN SCHWEINFEST
STEFAN SCHWEINFEST Director
Statistics Division
United Nations
Katherine Broder
Katherine Broder President, Construction Tools Division
Hexagon, Switzerland
Tan Boon Khai
Tan Boon Khai Chief Executive
Singapore Land Authority
Singapore
Paloma Merodio Gomez
Paloma Merodio Gomez Vice President
INEGI
Mexico

Who Attend

  • Technology providers
  • Service and solution providers
  • Market research and consulting firms
  • Investors and venture capitalist
  • Industry segments – government, multilateral, business enterprise, development agencies and academia

Why Attend

  • Dive into unique learning
  • Innovative technology display at its best
  • Best platform to partner and collaborate
  • Share your experiences
  • Future comes to you

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