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United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress 2018

November 19 - November 21

The United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC), initiated by the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM), aims to provide a convening, participatory and inclusive environment to enhance the communication, understanding, knowledge and application of geospatial information management to address local, regional and global challenges.

It also aims to enable UN-GGIM to better understand and address the development of geospatial information management of member states; mobilize willingness and resources to improve geospatially-enabled governance of member states; enhance the best and highest application of geospatial information for evidenced-based policy making and citizen-centric services in member states; enhance the regional and global geospatial information sharing systems; and support geospatially-enabled sustainable development that leaves no one behind.

All the geospatial professionals from governments, non-governmental organizations, academic and research institutions and the private sector are cordially invited to participate in the UNWGIC and contribute to the program.

Venue

Deqing International Convention Center
No. 999 Quyuan South Rd.
Deqing, Zhejiang China
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