Serena International Conference Centre, Kampala, Uganda

GEO TOOLS

INNOVATING KNOWLEDGE DATABASES.

July 11th – 14th 2017

Kampala, Uganda

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Geo4Africa summit 2017 brings together different practitioners in the field of Geo Information Systems (GIS) to explore and showcase the relevance of geo tools.  The Geo4Africa Summit 2017 brings together organisations, Individuals across Africa Region and globally. This years theme is “Geo Tools Innovating Knowledge Databases”

PAPERS

LETS COME TOGETHER TO RE-INNOVATE THE KNOWLEDGE DATABASES

Papers and Demos presentations focusing on the use cases of GIS usage, cases,  software platforms.

Speakers

Meet our amazing speakers and presenters

  • 11th July 2017
  • 09:00am
  • Victoria Hall

Minister of Lands

Opening Ceremony

Keynote

  • 11th July 2017
  • Victoria Hall

Jeff McKenna

President Emeritus - OSGeo Foundation

Drones in GIS

  • 12th July 2017

David Rovira

Regional Manager for Africa at senseFly

Three-pronged, GIS-centered approach improves indoor residual spray efficiencies in Zambia

  • 11th July 2017
  • 1400hrs

Dr. Anne Winters

Spatial epidemiologist at Akros

Geo spatial analysis and Mapping using R in Health (Hands on)

  • 13th July 2017

Ngamita Richard

Senior Technical Lead at Medic (Former. Data Engineer-Google)

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Agriculture (UAV4Ag) Participatory Mapping GIS

  • 11th July 2017

Giacomo Rambaldi

CTA

Open Data and OSM in Mapping Floods and Financial Inclusion

Geoffrey Kateregga

President Board OpenStreetMap - Uganda

Justus Bernard Muhwezi

Manager, Geo-Information Services Division Uganda Bureau of Statistics

  • 11th July 2017

Wanjohi Kibui

Co-founder at GeoSymp

Tentative Schedule

We shall be updating the Schedule as we draw closer to the summit

  • 07:30am
    Registration and BadgingGeo4Africa Registration Team / Registration / Open
  • 09:00am
    Opening CeremonyMinister of Lands / Welcome Remarks and Opening of Summit / Victoria Hall
  • 09:30am
    Keynote
  • 11:00am
    BreakHotel Management /
  • 11:30am
    GIS and Water Management SystemsPanel Session /
  • 12:30pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 12:30pm
    LunchHotel Management /
  • 1400hrs
    Geo Tools in HealthPanel Session /
  • 1400hrs
    Drones and GISPanel Session /
  • 1400hrs
    GIS Mapping using DronesDavid Rovira / GIS and Drones /
  • 1420hrs
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for Agriculture – UAV4AgGiacomo Rambaldi / Application of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for Agriculture - UAV4Ag /
  • 03:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 03:30pm
    Afternoon BreakHotel Management /
  • 05:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 1600hrs
    Demo Session
  • 06:30pm
    Opening Cocktail
  • 07:30am
    Registration and BadgingGeo4Africa Registration Team / Registration / Open
  • 0800hrs
    Geo Spatial Analysis and Data Collection
  • 09:00am
    Participatory Mapping using mapping toolsGiacomo Rambaldi - CTA / Participatory Mapping using mapping tools /
  • 11:00am
    BreakHotel Management /
  • 12:30pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 12:30pm
    LunchHotel Management /
  • 1400hrs
    Geo Spartial Analysis and Mapping using R in HealthNgamita Richard / Geo Spartial Analysis and Mapping using R in Health /
  • 03:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 03:30pm
    Afternoon BreakHotel Management /
  • 05:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 1600hrs
    Demo Session
  • 04:00pm
    Demo Session: Application of Drones in GIS MappingDavid Rovira / Application of Drones in GIS Mapping /
  • 07:30am
    Registration and BadgingGeo4Africa Registration Team / Registration / Open
  • 11:00am
    BreakHotel Management /
  • 12:30pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 12:30pm
    LunchHotel Management /
  • 03:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 03:30pm
    Afternoon BreakHotel Management /
  • 05:00pm
    Question and Answer Session
  • 1530hrs
    Open SessionOpen Discussion / Victoria Hall
  • 04:00pm
    Closing CeremonyVictoria Hall
  • 1900hrs
    Closing DinnerTBC
  • 09:00am
    Excursion to various SiteVarious areas

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Frequently Asked Questions
How can I get to the venue?

The map and Contact details are listed within the contact information.You will also receive a confirmation email with location map.

What about accommodation?

The cost of the hotel accommodation and travel is not included in the event fee. For corporate accommodation rate, please contact us directly.

What payment types do you accept?

All payments are processed via PayPal. You may also pay at the time of event. But please reserve your seat by contacting us directly.

Can I get a refund on my tickets?

All tickets are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by us, in which case we will always make a full refund.

OUR SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

Geo4Africa Summit is supported by easily recognisable companies and products which we use everyday.

Sponsorship Packages

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LOCATION

4th Floor, Kanjokya House
Kanjokya Street,Kampala, Uganda

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