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GIS for a Sustainable World Conference

09/05/2017 (All day) - 11/05/2017 (All day)

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Calls on You The GIS for a Sustainable World Conference is the can't-miss event co-organized by the United Nations Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT) and Esri. It's where you will discover new ways your organization can use geospatial technology, like Esri's ArcGIS platform, to take on global challenges outlined in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

You'll learn from your colleagues and GIS subject matter experts about how geospatial analysis can be a game-changer for sustainable development, global health, climate change, food security, migration, and more.

This year's conference, to be held May 9 to 11 in Geneva, Switzerland, features the following agenda items—created to empower your organization to achieve your global goals:

  • Plenary Session
  • Technical workshops
  • Thematic breakout sessions
  • Lightning Talks
  • Networking events, including a welcome social and off-site dinner at Bains des Pâquis 

About the GIS for a Sustainable World Conference

Formerly called the GIS for the United Nations and International Community Conference, this annual event explores how Esri’s ArcGIS platform empowers the international community to share, analyze, and achieve the global goals through stronger collaboration, coordination, and insight. The 2017 conference is co-hosted by UNITAR’s Operational Satellite Application Programme (UNOSAT) and Esri.

Find the website on the following link.


Geneva, Switzerland