Highlighting geo-intelligence and geo-technologies

March 9th, 2017, Published in Articles: Energize, Articles: EngineerIT, Articles: PositionIT, Articles: Vector

 

Registrations for the SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition are now open and delegates from across the economic spectrum are invited to attend.

SA GeoTech 2017 is a platform for showcasing geo-intelligence technologies, tools, skills and services, and takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The conference is hosted by EE Publishers, and PositionIT is the media partner for this event.

The event aims to enhance the geo-intelligence skills of delegates with the intention of providing their organisations with strategic management insights, enhanced performance and efficiency, and added business value. The theme of the event is “Showcasing geospatial technologies for precision, planning and performance.”

A call for papers has been issued and authors and presenters are invited to submit papers of approximately 2000 – 3000 words for presentation at the conference, in line with the conference theme and the four sub-themes:

  • “South African geo-intelligence: what’s available and how it’s used”
  • “Technologies for geospatial data acquisition”
  • “Optimising performance with geo-intelligence”
  • “Geo-visualisation tools for decision support”

Within the theme and sub-themes of the conference, there will be a focus on leading-edge geomatics and geospatial technologies, skills, solutions and applications for business leaders, managers, data analysts, architects, engineers, scientists, project managers and decision-makers from all sectors of the economy. These will include:

  • Technologies for collecting, processing and disseminating geospatial-intelligence
  • 3D geospatial technologies for infrastructure projects and planning
  • Geodata management for asset operation and maintenance
  • Geospatial applications for resource management – water, mining, agriculture and environment
  • Mapping and navigation technologies for optimised performance across all economic sectors
  • Geo-visualisation tools and platforms for extracting geospatial intelligence
  • Co-ordinated geospatial data management for enhanced strategic efficiencies

For further information, and to register for SA GeoTech 2017, please visit the conference website at www.sageotech.co.za.

Contact Clare van Zwieten, SA GeoTech 2017, Tel 011 543-7000, clare.vanzwieten@ee.co.za