Strategic Sponsors


Esri, the global leader in GIS software and location intelligence, helps customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results. Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organizations globally and in over 200,000 institutions in the Americas, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, nonprofits, and universities. Esri has regional offices, international distributors, and partners providing local support in over 100 countries on six continents. Esri engineers the most innovative solutions for digital transformation, the Internet of Things (IoT), and advanced analytics. Visit us at


Trimble Geospatial solutions provide high-quality, productive workflows and information exchange, driving value for a global and diverse customer base of surveyors, engineering and GIS service companies, governments, utilities and transportation authorities. Trimble's innovative technologies include integrated sensors, field applications, real-time communications and office software for processing, modeling and data. Using Trimble solutions, organizations can capture the most accurate spatial data and transform it into intelligence to deliver increased productivity and improved decision-making. Whether enabling efficient use of natural resources or enhancing the performance and lifecycle of civil infrastructure, timely and reliable geospatial information is at the core of Trimble's solutions.

Corporate Sponsor

Overture Maps Foundation

Overture Maps Foundation: Overture is for developers who build map services or use geospatial data. For more information, visit:

Associate Sponsors


Hexagon is a global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, quality and safety across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, public sector, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping production and people-related ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous - ensuring a scalable, sustainable future. Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 22,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 4.3bn EUR. Learn more at and follow us @HexagonAB.


Oracle Cloud spans 41 interconnected geographic regions, offering a complete suite of Oracle Cloud Applications and more than 100 Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services, with another 10 regions planned.



The Netherlands' Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency - in short Kadaster - collects and registers administrative and spatial data on property and the rights involved. Doing so, Kadaster protects legal certainty. We are also responsible for national mapping and maintenance of the national reference coordinate system. Furthermore, we are an advisory body for land-use issues and national spatial data infrastructures. We also provide customised work and advice, predominantly to authorities. This refers to data selections and aggregations. Authorities obtain customised information which helps them develop spatial planning policies.

Trade Partner

Geospatial World Chamber of Commerce (GWCC)

Geospatial World Chamber of Commerce (GWCC), headquartered and registered in India, is a non-profit global organization. GWCC is promoted by 'Geospatial World' with a vision to promote trade and commerce globally in 'Geospatial and Space domains' as we all know that Geospatial knowledge serves as foundational infrastructure for sustainable socio-economic development and the same provides big boost to international trade and commerce.



Cyclomedia captures data from the real world and transforms it into valuable insights enabling you to understand the complexities of the environment around you. With the world's most accurate 360°street-level visualizations, enhanced by innovative, AI-powered analytics, Cyclomedia delivers actionable insights that you can use today in order to build a better tomorrow. Cyclomedia develops, builds and operates the worlds most advanced mobile mapping systems. With a combination of sensors ranging from camera's & Lidar scanners to state-of-the-art positioning systems we map dense urban areas in Western Europe and North America. Today our solutions make cities more safe, green, accessible and smart and help companies to make the right decisions based on fresh and accurate data. Real data. True understanding. Big impact.


e-GEOS, an ASI (20%) / Telespazio (80%) is a leading international player in the Earth Observation and Geo-Spatial Information business offering a unique portfolio of application services and geoinformation digital platforms.

e-GEOS is the exclusive global distributor for the COSMO-SkyMed data, the most advanced and performing Radar Satellite constellation available today. e-GEOS has become one of the global leaders in geospatial services and is leading the evolution to Geo-Information digital services through CLEOS, its digital market place, and the application platforms by verticals.

e-GEOS serves main geoinformation markets such as defense and intelligence, agriculture, emergency management, land and infrastructure monitoring, maritime and land surveillance service.

e-GEOS offers a wide range of products and services such as: Radar and Optical advanced data processing, Orthoimage and cartography production chain GIS solutions, SAR Interferometry for ground deformation Analysis, Ground segment solutions for EO satellite missions, Geodesy and Cartography Production.


Globhe has unrivaled coverage through 8000 local drone operators in 134 countries ready to supply drone data - see where here.


Governments, Water Authorities, Smart Grid Providers & Telecom Operators around the globe count on Merkator each and every day to ensure safer streets and to plan, design & operate their entire network infrastructure. Every day we create positive impact on the management of the public domain for all stakeholders. Our customers rely on our expertise and our advanced software solutions to be more efficient and better serve their customers. Merkator has offices in Belgium, The Netherlands, UK, Spain and works with international partners on a global base. More info on:


RIEGL is an international leading provider of cutting-edge technology in airborne, mobile, terrestrial, and unmanned laser scanning for various applications in surveying. RIEGL has been producing LiDAR systems commercially for more than 40 years and focuses on pulsed time-of-flight laser radar technology in multiple wavelengths. RIEGL's core "smart waveform" technologies provide pure digital LiDAR signal processing, unique methodologies for resolving range ambiguities, multiple targets per laser shots, optimum distribution of measurements, calibrated amplitudes and reflectance estimates, as well as the seamless integration and calibration of systems.


Synspective provides one-stop solutions using satellite observation data to steadily move the world forward. Applying the results of the ImPACT program (led by the Government of Japan, Cabinet Office), Synspective is building a constellation of 30 high-frequency, high-resolution SAR satellites to provide data and solutions to government and commercial outfits.

Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative and customer-centric information technology experiences, enabling Enterprises, Associates and the Society to Rise.


We founded UP42 in 2019 with a clear purpose: to provide quick and easy access to geospatial data. You'll get access to the world's leading providers of optical, radar, elevation, and aerial data, all in one place. Our developer-first platform offers flexible APIs and a Python SDK to help you build and scale your solutions. Search the catalog for existing imagery, or task a satellite to capture your desired area. Whatever your use case, UP42 is the one-stop-shop for all your geospatial needs.

Industry Partner


At SatSure, we believe that reliable and timely information is the cornerstone of sound decision-making. We are a deep tech, decision intelligence company that uses satellite remote sensing, machine learning, and big data analytics to make sense of the data from diverse sources to solve the challenges at the sustainability nexus of agriculture, infrastructure and climate resiliency. This gives our clients unparalleled, actionable, and location-specific insights.

We build products to solve the sustainability challenges at scale for farmer financial inclusion, sustainable infrastructure, food security and climate action.

  1. SatSure Sage: A loan lifecycle risk management product suite for agricultural credit lending.
  2. SatSure Sparta: A platform to access the application and API-ready insights from satellite imagery for agriculture, forestry, and climate action.
  3. SatSure Skies: A high-resolution satellite imagery change detection product for applications in infrastructure, energy, and aviation.

Program Sponsor


SATLANTIS is a Spanish Space Technology Company for Earth Observation & Universe Exploration; a user-driven organization providing innovative End-to-End Satellite Solutions built around customizable High and Very High-Resolution optical payloads.

With its ecosystem of strategic partners, SATLANTIS provides Full Solutions for SmallSats by controlling its own optical channels embarked in agile small sensor buses, operated in intelligent missions that generate unique customer proprietary data, capturing critical spectral information for remote sensing applications in fields such as Defense & Security; Infrastructure, Agriculture; Environmental monitoring(e.g., detection of methane emissions), among others.

SATLANTIS aims to democratise access to satellite systems and imagery by developing state-of-the-art solutions at a fraction of the current mass, size and cost.

Institutional Partners


EAASI (European Association of Aerial Surveying Industries) is the only platform for regular contact and knowledge exchange within the Aerial Survey Industry in Europe. EAASI represents the industry members in front of other relevant associations and governmental agencies. We work together to promote the use of Aerial Survey data under high standards, quality, sustainability, safety and ethical business. More than 40 companies have joined EAASI (not-for-profit association) since it was founded in 2019, representing more than 80% of the Aerial Survey companies in Europe.


EARSC, the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies, is a membership-based, not for profit organisation that coordinates and promotes the activities of European companies engaged in delivering Earth observation-derived geo-information services. EARSC represents this sector in its broadest sense, creating a network between industry, decision-makers and users and covering the full EO value chain from data acquisition through processing, fusion, and analysis to final geo-information products & services. Our 130 members come from 25 countries coming from throughout the value chain and all sizes from the one-man company through to the largest players in the market. The majority of our members are SMEs and we place particular importance to reach out and offering our services to these small companies and start-ups.


EuroGeographics is an independent international not-for-profit organisation representing Europe's National Mapping, Cadastral and Land Registration Authorities. The organisation believes in a society empowered by the use of trusted geospatial services from these official national sources. EuroGeographics represents around 90% of the official bodies responsible for geodetic surveying, topographic mapping, cadastral surveys and land registration in geographical Europe. EuroGeographics supports the public good by representing its members' interests, maintaining networks that help the members improve their capabilities and role, and by facilitating access to and use of the members' geospatial data and services. By providing a single point of contact, the organisation enable government, business and citizens to benefit from their collective expertise, products and services.


EUROGI is an umbrella organisation operating in the European Geographic Information domain since 1994. Its membership base from 20 countries comprises national GI associations, industry and professional organisations and enterprises. EUROGI's vision is 'Location based information and technologies enabling the European digital society'. To fulfil this vision EUROGI will:

  • Facilitate value creation from location based Information for a sustainable, prosperous and cohesive Europe
  • Achieve this by working with its members and other stakeholders, in order to drive innovation and to support policy development
  • Represent users and providers of location based information and technologies from the European public, academic and private sector.


The International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE) is a non-political, non-governmental and not-for-profit international organization principally promoting academic exchange, science and technology innovation, education, and international collaboration towards Digital Earth. Digital Earth makes use of digital technologies to model earth systems, including its cultural and social aspects represented by human societies living on the planet. The model is a multidimensional, multiscale, multitemporal, and multi-layered information system. With its mission to promote the development and realization of Digital Earth, ISDE endeavours to:

  • Promote and facilitate research, education, training and technology transfer in all fields related to Digital Earth sciences;
  • Initiate and coordinate research by establishing working groups;
  • Convene international symposia, summits, and other meetings;
  • Ensure wide international circulation of research results and records of discussions through the International Journal of Digital Earth and the Big Earth Data Journal.


The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) is an international non-governmental organization that enhances international cooperation between the worldwide organizations with interests in the photogrammetry, remote sensing and spatial information sciences. Originally named International Society for Photogrammetry (ISP), it was established in 1910, and is the oldest international umbrella organization in its field, which may be summarized as addressing "information from imagery". ISPRS achieves its aims by:

  • Advancing knowledge in the areas of interest of ISPRS by encouraging and facilitating research and development, scientific networking and inter-disciplinary activities
  • Facilitating education and training with particular emphasis in less-developed countries
  • Enhancing public recognition of the contributions of the photogrammetry, remote sensing and spatial information sciences for the benefit of humankind and the sustainability of the environment


The LBMA is a global media and events organization dedicated to creating opportunities for our member companies to reach the right audience at the right time and place. With a network of conferences, publications, and content platforms that span the planet, we are uniquely placed to drive marketing optimization, revenue generation, and industry best practices for any brand or service provider in the location and geo-spatial sector.

World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC)

World Geospatial Industry Council: The World Geospatial Industry Council is an association of companies representing the entire ecosystem of geospatial industry. WGIC endeavors to:

  • Enhance the role of the geospatial industry and strengthen its contribution in global economy and society.
  • Facilitate exchange of knowledge within the geospatial industry and co-creation of larger business opportunities for the geospatial industry.
  • Represent business interest, share perspectives of the geospatial industry and undertake policy advocacy and dialogue with public authorities, multilateral agencies and other relevant bodies.

DEI Partners


GeoChicas is an initiative born in Latin America and adopted globally to carry out joint, feminist, collaborative and participatory projects with the aim of closing the gender gap in the OpenStreetMap community, where it is estimated that women represent 3% of the people who collaborate globally. GeoChicas also partners with other gender-oriented groups within the geo community as well as the overall opensource community.

The overall objectives of the group are:

  • Stronger role of women in the decision-making spaces of the community.
  • Improve greater participation of women in the community activities.
  • Increase the representation of women's interests in the open mapping communities and in the map itself being more present.

Ladies of Landsat

Meninas Da Geo

Sisters of SAR

Sisters of SAR is a voluntary initiative that officially launched on Twitter on April 27, 2020. Created and organised by women in SAR, we promote the exceptional work and accomplishments of other women in our field. In a field historically dominated by men, we help make sure that the work of women no longer goes unnoticed. Every week we start tweeting with #SARFact Monday, #TrainingTuesday, #DiversityDay on Wednesday where we give a shout-out to another Twitter initiative aimed at increasing diversity, #PictureDay on Thursday, and our #SAR_STAR feature on Friday's where we highlight a #WomaninSAR and her research. Our SAR_STAR tweets help increase visibility of the exceptional women in our field and creates a searchable list of women in the field of SAR remote sensing that other scientists, researchers and students around the world can use to find women mentors and allies. If you have not checked out our list of SAR_Stars, make sure you do so!

Women in Copernicus

The Women in Copernicus initiative aims to make more visible the women working within Europe's Earth Observation Programme Copernicus. We want to highlight the diversity of reasons and ways in which women contribute to Copernicus. The goal is to foster women to be at the forefront of Copernicus. We also hope to inspire girls to join the space sector and contribute as the next space generation.

Women+ in Geospatial

Women+ in Geospatial is a non-profit community interest company (CIC) set up in the UK, working to forge a geospatial community where all genders can thrive. It aims to build an inclusive community and inspire, unite, and empower women+ (women and under-represented genders) in the geospatial sector to become strong leaders and changemakers. It provides a strong worldwide professional network and support through a wide range of initiatives and activities (e.g. Speakers database, mentoring programme, networking events, webinars etc.) free of charge.

Media Partners

Big Nieuws

Dutch language magazine BIGnieuws is published 8 times a year, digitally and in print. It is a magazine with a practical approach, aimed at the Construction, Infra and Geo-ICT professional. BIGnieuws reports current events, interviews experienced users and other stakeholders from education, government and the Netherlands business world. BIGnieuws is sent in controlled circulation to professionals in the Netherlands and Flanders who work in construction, infrastructure and Geo-ICT.

British Cartographic Society

Founded in 1963, the British Cartographic Society is a learned society with charitable status and a broad membership base. Our membership is open to all working in or with an interest in map making and geographic data visualisation, and includes national mapping agencies, cartographers, GIS specialists, publishers, academics, map curator and those who simply love maps. Members benefit from regular publications, talks and networking opportunities. The Society offers educational workshops for secondary schools, as well as resources for teachers, map curators and those interested in geographic data visualisation.

Commercial UAV News

Commercial UAV News is a leading source of news, insight and analysis for the commercial drone market, focusing on: Surveying & Mapping; Civil Infrastructure; Process, Power & Utilities; Mining & Aggregates; Construction; Emergency Response & Search and Rescue; Precision Agriculture; and Last Mile Delivery. Commercial UAV News is operated by Diversified Communications which has the industry connections and market expertise to deliver the content that helps our audience make better business decisions.

Geo Week News

Geo Week News produces original articles, whitepapers, webinars and other valuable resources to inform and educate professionals across various industries on 3D, AEC and geospatial technologies. Our content is created in support of Geo Week, the coming together of SPAR 3D, the International Lidar Mapping Forum (ILMF) and AEC Next as an integrated event covering the intersection of geospatial and the built world. Geo Week is produced by Diversified Communications.


Geoawesomeness is the world's largest geospatial community united by its belief in power of location technology to transform the world for the better. Since its humble beginnings on April 20th 2011, Geoawesomeness has striven to be an open and inclusive platform for geospatial experts and enthusiasts to share their passion, knowledge and expertise for all things geo. With a team of people from all around the world, with different backgrounds, cultures and interests we aim to be not only the best geo-news platform but also to provide constructive commentary about all awesome stuff that are happening in the geo-industry.


Since 2007 Geofumadas has been a site dedicated to the promotion of Information Technologies, with a priority focus on geomatics and its linkage of the entire CAD / GIS / BIM / Digital Twins / Smart Cities spectrum.


GeoInformatics is a 100% free online platform for the international surveying, mapping and GIS industry. Recognizing the integrated nature of the geospatial information industry, GeoInformatics presents thought provoking and useful information. With our daily updated website and our bi-weekly newsletter (send out to over 30,000 professionals world-wide!), GeoInformatics has a leading position in this market place for many years to come.


GEOmedia, the Italian magazine for geomatics, is published bimonthly, acting as a window of Italian innovation in the complex framework of World Geospatial competition in the activities relating to the acquisition, processing, querying, analysis, presentation, dissemination, management and use of geo-data and geo-information. With specialized focus and report on subjects such as surveying, environment, mapping, GNSS systems, GIS, Earth Observation, Geospatial Data, BIM, UAV and 3D technologies. The printed version has a readership of about 5.000, made of public administration and governmental organizations, GI professionals, small, medium and global businesses, with distribution on major exhibitions, conferences and events like the Technology for All (

Geospatial World

For over two decades, Geospatial World has been providing high-quality content, unmatched analysis and highly valuable insights to our readers. Through our bouquet of print and digital products - portal, magazine, video, social media, customized content, and webinars, we cover the entire geospatial ecosystem and advance the role of geospatial knowledge in the global economy and society.

GIS Cafe

GISCafe is an online magazine offering GIS and geospatial professionals complete GIS product catalog listings, technical papers, GIS news, CEO interviews, multimedia presentations, press releases, event postings, job placement and more. Each GISWeekly Review delivers to its readers news concerning the latest developments in the GIS industry, in a readable newsletter format with feature stories and news bytes. GISCafe receives more than 75,000 unique visitors and its daily newsletter has more than 40,000 subscribers. Subscribe to the daily newsletter at GISCafe.Com.

GoGeomatics Canada

GoGeomatics Canada is the most popular communications and resource hub for the Canadian geospatial ecosystem. Hundreds of Canadian geomatics organizations post their jobs, news, and events on GoGeomatics Canada. GoGeomatics hosts 14 professional geospatial networking groups in cities across Canada. To date, we have hosted 500+ geospatial networking events. In 2019 GoGeomatics launched GeoIgnite, Canada's national geospatial conference in Ottawa. GoGeomatics Canada is a community driven effort to promote and organize a vibrant and inclusive geospatial ecosystem.

Unmanned Systems Technology

Unmanned Systems (UST) is dedicated to technology and innovation within unmanned systems. Our website and weekly e-newsletter provide up-to-the-minute information about technological developments in this sector - both military and commercial - to a global audience, with over 80,000 visitors from over 200 countries every month. Our comprehensive supplier profiles showcase products, services and capabilities in the unmanned land, sea and air vehicle industry