June 4, 2010 New Delhi, India: Geospatial World Forum, the biannual global confluence of geospatial professionals, has gained the support of DigitalGlobe as a Corporate Partner.
GIS Development is pleased to have this association at the early stage of the conference. Geospatial World Forum is scheduled for 18- 21 January, 2011 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad, India. With its theme, `Dimensions and Directions of Geospatial Industry,’ the forum aims to provide an appropriate representation of the geospatial industry and its relevance in tomorrow’s world and will include discussions related to all aspects of the geospatial industry.
"We are pleased to partner with GIS Development and to be a part of Geospatial World Forum," said A. S. Mittal, Director of Commercial Sales, DigitalGlobe. "The forum provides a global networking platform for geospatial professionals and creates a wonderful environment to explore new ventures, experience the latest industry innovations and further the mission of the overall geospatial industry."
Sanjay Kumar, Chief Executive Officer, GIS Development, expressed his gratitude for DigitalGlobe’s association with Geospatial World Forum. He said, "DigitalGlobe is a leading global provider of commercial, high-resolution earth imagery products and services. Through the company’s participation in the forum, conference delegates will get a first-hand look at how DigitalGlobe’s imagery solutions are providing valuable insight and information to inform critical decisions, solve problems and allow organizations to maximize new market opportunities."
About the Conference
Geospatial World Forum shall be graced by the high profile inaugural speakers, guest speakers and plenary speakers who are leaders in their respective domain. The conference shall have 5 Symposia, 7 Seminars, 3 Forums, 4 Round Tables, Technology Tracks and various Technical Sessions. Each session will touch upon the important verticals to bring forward the issues and challenges faced by these areas. The speakers through their knowledge and experience will provide the delegates with the insight of the subject and will discuss the vital role of Geospatial Technology. State of Art showcase of technology and applications spread over 5000 sq. mtrs of floor layout would be a very important component of the Forum.
DigitalGlobe (http://www.digitalglobe.com) is a leading global provider of commercial high-resolution earth imagery products and services. Sourced from our own advanced satellite constellation, our imagery solutions support a wide variety of uses within defense and intelligence, civil agencies, mapping and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, internet portals and navigation technology. With our collection sources and comprehensive ImageLibrary (containing more than one billion square kilometers of earth imagery and imagery products) we offer a range of onand off-line products and services designed to enable customers to easily access and integrate our imagery into their business operations and applications. For more information, please visit http://www.digitalglobe.com. DigitalGlobe is a registered trademark of DigitalGlobe.
About GIS Development
GIS Development promotes and propagates the usage of Geographic Information Science, Technology and Applications in various areas of development, worldwide and Asia in particular. It assists community and government in developing their productivity, policies and management capabilities by facilitating knowledge transfer in the domain of geographic information. It fosters the growing network of those interested in geo-informatics and encourages the exchange of scientific know-how through its key platforms: Magazines, Portal, Conferences and Training. www.gisdevelopment.net