15-16 January, 2018
18-19 January, 2018
18–19 January, 2018
18–19 January, 2018


15th-16th January 2018: Pre Conference; 17th-19th January 2018: Main Conference

Geospatial World Forum (GWF) is a mega geospatial business event, which highlights the value and power of geospatial technology as an enabler in addressing global economic and socio-economic issues. It is one of the 'must-attend' events for geospatial professionals, featuring large-scale conference and exhibition, top-ranked keynote speakers, major industry segments, high-level discussion programmes and various social networking events.

NRSC USER meet (18th-19th January 2018)

NRSC User Interaction Meet 2018 will bring together the geospatial user community to share their experiences, and to intimate them about the current and potential applications...

Meet Our Speakers

Geospatial for fourth industrial revolution - Geo4IR conference logo

GEO4IR: Geo - enabling fourth industrial revolution is a global voice for geospatial technologies to connect location technology with Internet of Things, big data, and artificial intelligence. GEO4IR, with the help of traditional metrics, unlocks the power of geospatial data by converting raw data as per location specific into valuable insights, through a more visual approach. It will provide businesses and enterprises an edge for informed decision-making.

Geospatial World Forum 2018 - Conference statistics
  • World-renowned speakers
  • Diversity of voices
  • 4000+ unique gathering
  • 2000 sqm+ exhibition space
  • Dive into unique learning
  • Innovative technology display at its best
  • Best platform to partner and collaborate
  • Share your experiences, we’re listening
  • Future comes to you
  • Thought leadership engagement
  • Pre–planned discussion documents
  • Discuss what matters
  • Bringing industries together
  • Honing next–gen
  • 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


  • We in the UN-GGIM Secretariat were very honored and proud to be a supporting organization to the event. With more than 2800 participants in attendance, this is an extraordinary achievement. It reflects well your standing in the international professional community and your considerable and outstanding efforts to bring all parts of "geospatial" together around the world.

    Greg Scott, Inter-Regional Advisor, United Nation Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM)
  • Thank you very much for inviting me to this workshop. I found it very engaging and useful even from a social organization’s perspective. It was well organized.

    Pratima Joshi, Executive Director, Shelter Associates, India
  • Congratulations on hosting a very successful GWF in Hyderabad. I thought the event was most impressive! The numbers, the content, the organization, the venue, the number of societal sectors that you managed to engage at the event was truly impressive.

    Fernando R. Echavarria, Foreign Affairs Officer, US Department of State
  • The conference was top level and a wonderful experience. I hope to attend a future event.

    Mike Klonsinski, Executive Vice President, Berntsen International, USA
  • You pooled good number of experts and I could meet there many familiar faces around, indeed a fruitful visit.

    André Laperrière, Executive Director, GODAN, UK
  • It was a great initiative. Congratulations on a great achievement. The candidates of the meet were from a wide range of topics. It was a great learning experience.

    Dr. Meeta Punjabi, Managing Director, Creative Agrisolutions, India
Hands on experience

We don’t expect you to just listen. Get hands-on experience and live it up with the vibrant display of inventive technology and engaging training sessions by subject matter experts at the exhibition.

Collaborate and network

Businesses today are all about collaboration. Find the right partners for your business ideas. Join the event and network with the participants and start collaborating!

Share your story

Do you have a great experience to share? Is your geospatial story unique? Get ready to share it with the participants at the event. If your story is extraordinary, get ready for it to be featured on our video and social media platforms.

Evening gala

All work no play is not our motto! Get ready to put your best tux on to attend our special networking receptions. Get ready to party cause that is also serious business! If you’re into delicious food, exciting crowd, and culture, our *Gala Dinner is the place to be.
*Gala dinner is by invitation/paid basis only

The stairway to everything geospatial and more!

Geospatial world forum 2018 - vision-talk
Vision Talk
Geospatial world forum 2018 - Plenary-talk
Plenary Sessions
geospatial world forum 2018 gala Night
Gala Night
Geospatial World Leadership Awards and Geospatial World Excellence Awards

Geospatial World Forum in Pictures

Global leaders and geospatial business and industry leaders at Geospatial World Forum conference 2018