Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 2-800
Date: Tuesday, 21/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am01-03: Inclusive Business Agreement: Are Benefits Shared?
Session Chair: Frits Van Der Wal, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands, The

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MC 2-800 
 
ID: 395 / 01-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Guinea Bissau, Customary, Land Tenure, Land Concessions, Doing Business

Doing (Inclusive) Business in Guinea Bissau: Re-activating the 1998 Land Law

Christopher Tanner1, Camille Bourguignon2

1Consultant in land policy and rural development; 2Senior Land Administration Specialist, the World Bank

01-03-Tanner-395_paper.pdf
01-03-Tanner-395_ppt.pptx


ID: 274 / 01-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: Food Security, Land Governance, Colombia, Agricultural Policies

Food security narrative and its effects on land governance: Case study of agricultural policies for oil palm in Colombia

Gina Paola Rico Mendez

Mississippi State University, United States of America

01-03-Rico Mendez-274_paper.pdf
01-03-Rico Mendez-274_ppt.pptx


ID: 887 / 01-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Indigenous peoples, mining, land governance, communal land, consultation rights

Land, Mining And Prior Consultation Of Indigenous Peoples In Peru

Gabriel Sergio Arrisueno Fajardo1, Luis Miguel Triveno Chan Jan2

1Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Peru; 2The World Bank

01-03-Arrisueno Fajardo-887_paper.pdf
01-03-Arrisueno Fajardo-887_ppt.ppt


ID: 632 / 01-03: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: guidelines for responsible investments, benefit sharing, inclusive business models, safeguards

Is This Really Benefit Sharing? Understanding Current Practices Around Community-Investor Agreements Tied to Land Investments

Kaitlin Cordes1, Tehtena Mebratu-Tsegaye1, Sam Szoke-Burke1, Lauren Waugh2

1Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America; 2International Senior Lawyers Project

01-03-Cordes-632_paper.pdf
01-03-Cordes-632_ppt.ppt
 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-03: Addressing Land Rights Risks in Value Chains
Session Chair: Judy Beals, Oxfam, United States of America

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ID: 1156 / 02-03: 1
Invited Paper

Effective Multi-stakeholder Engagement Processes

Merrick Hoben

The Consensus Building Institute, United States of America



ID: 1157 / 02-03: 2
Invited Paper

Land Rights in Global Value Chains

Elizabeth Fay

Cargill, United States of America



ID: 1158 / 02-03: 3
Invited Paper

Responsible Investments and Land Rights

Mark Eckstein

CDC Group, United States of America



ID: 1159 / 02-03: 4
Invited Paper

Expanding and Leveraging Private Sector Action on Land Rights

Donald Bryson Ogden

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America



ID: 1201 / 02-03: 5
Invited Paper

Examples of NGO-private Sector Engagement from Lao PDR

Justine Sylvester

Village Focus International, Lao People's Democratic Republic

 
2:15pm - 3:45pm03-03: Localizing Real Rights: How to Link Registry and Cadaster?
Session Chair: Nicolás Nogueroles, IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain

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ID: 1091 / 03-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale

Introduction to State of Play

Fernando Pedro Mendez Gonzalez

COLEGIO DE REGISTRADORES DE ESPAÑA, Spain

03-03-Mendez Gonzalez-1091_ppt.pptx


ID: 1027 / 03-03: 2
Invited Paper

HMLR Land Registry of England and Wales: A Graphic Identification without Cadastre

Alasdair Murray Lewis

HM Land Registry, United Kingdom

03-03-Lewis-1027_paper.docx
03-03-Lewis-1027_ppt.pptx


ID: 1029 / 03-03: 4
Invited Paper

Economics of the Interaction between Land Registries and Cadastres

Benito Arrunada

Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

03-03-Arrunada-1029_paper.pdf
03-03-Arrunada-1029_ppt.pdf


ID: 1133 / 03-03: 5
Invited Paper

Advantages and disadvantagesof a merger organization:the case of the Kadaster- Netherlands

Willem Louwman

European Land Registry Association, Netherlands, The

03-03-Louwman-1133_paper.pdf
03-03-Louwman-1133_ppt.pdf
 
4:00pm - 5:30pm04-03: Acting to Secure Community and Indigenous Land Rights
Session Chair: Ruth Meinzen-Dick, IFPRI, United States of America

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ID: 1037 / 04-03: 1
Invited Paper

Introduction

Ruth Meinzen-Dick

IFPRI, United States of America

04-03-Meinzen-Dick-1037.docx


ID: 1039 / 04-03: 2
Invited Paper

Perspective from Government on Progress and Challenges of Implementing Kenya's Community Land Rights Bill

Charles Otieno Konyango

National Land Commission, Kenya

04-03-Otieno Konyango-1039_paper.pdf
04-03-Otieno Konyango-1039_ppt.pptx


ID: 1178 / 04-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience

Devolving rights over forest land to communities in Indonesia

Hadi Daryanto

Ministry of Environment and Forestry of the Republic of Indonesia, Indonesia



ID: 1038 / 04-03: 4
Invited Paper

Perspective of Implementing Community Land Rights in Uganda

Judy Adoko

Land and Equity Movement in Uganda - LEMU, Uganda



ID: 1042 / 04-03: 5
Invited Paper

Lessons from Programs Designed to Strengthen the Commons

Harold Liversage

International Fund for Agricultural Development, Italy



ID: 1040 / 04-03: 6
Invited Paper

Current Research on the Commons: Topics, Methods, Insights

Steven Lawry

Center for International Forestry Research, Indonesia

04-03-Lawry-1040_ppt.pptx


ID: 1041 / 04-03: 7
Invited Paper

Concluding remarks

Cristina Timponi Cambiaghi

International Land Coalition, Italy

 
Date: Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am05-03: Using Remotely Sensed Data to Improve Land Use Efficiency
Session Chair: Guido Lemoine, European Commission, DG Joint Research Centre, Italy

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MC 2-800 
 
ID: 746 / 05-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: mobile apps, cloud computing, land evaluation, knowledge management

Tools for Improving Land Tenure Project Outcomes with Through Mobile Access to Land Management Information with the Global Land-Potential Knowledge System (LandPKS)

Jeffrey Herrick1, Ioana Bouvier2, Jason Karl1, Brian King2, Jason Neff3

1USDA-ARS, United States of America; 2USAID, United States of America; 3University of Colorado @ Boulder, United States of America

05-03-Herrick-746_paper.pdf
05-03-Herrick-746_ppt.pptx


ID: 822 / 05-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction

Utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in the agricultural sector

Sungyeop Kim

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

05-03-Kim-822_paper.pdf
05-03-Kim-822_ppt.pptx


ID: 983 / 05-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies

A Space-time Analysis Approach to Tackle Some Emerging Environmental Issues

Soe Myint, Chuyuan Wang, Asif Ishtiaque

Arizona State University, United States of America

05-03-Myint-983_paper.pdf
05-03-Myint-983_ppt.pptx


ID: 895 / 05-03: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies

A Cost-Effective Approach to Meeting Data Needs for Multi-Purpose Land Governance in Africa

Marc Levy, Markus Walsh

Earth Institute, Columbia University, United States of America

05-03-Levy-895_ppt.pptx
 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-03: Is there Scope for Inclusive Agribusiness Models?
Session Chair: Jolyne Sanjak, Landesa, United States of America

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ID: 273 / 06-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience

Legal Empowerment in Agribusiness Investments

Lorenzo Cotula, Thierry Berger

IIED, United Kingdom

06-03-Cotula-273_paper.pdf


ID: 301 / 06-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Land governance, Landscape Approaches, Agri-value Chains

Land and Landscape Governance in Responsible Agri-supply chains in Africa

Julian Quan, Valerie Nelson

Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

06-03-Quan-301_ppt.pptx


ID: 617 / 06-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations

Ensuring Sustainable Agriculture Investment Through A Regional Model Contract

Carin Smaller, Mohamed Coulibaly, William Speller, Francine Picard

IISD, Switzerland

06-03-Smaller-617_ppt.pptx


ID: 143 / 06-03: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land for infrastructure, investment, disaster risk reduction
Keywords: Palm oil, finance, risk mitigation, deforestation, climate

Palm Oil Financial Risks and Mitigation Tools

Gabriel Thoumi. CFA. FRM

Climate Advisers, United States of America

06-03-Thoumi. CFA. FRM-143_paper.pdf
06-03-Thoumi. CFA. FRM-143_ppt.pdf


ID: 881 / 06-03: 6
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Securing land rights for equity, sustainability and resilience
Keywords: Interlaken Group, communities, land tenure, private sector

Delivering Transformation: The Status and Prospects of Emerging Tools to Leverage Commodity Supply Chains to Support Community Land Tenure

Donald Bryson Ogden, Andy White

Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America

06-03-Ogden-881_paper.pdf
 
2:15pm - 3:45pm07-03: Will Drones Open Up New Ways of Mass Registration?
Session Chair: James Kavanagh, RICS, United Kingdom

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ID: 442 / 07-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations
Keywords: UAV photogrammetry, Cadastral Surveying

Comparative Evaluation of Type-Dependent UAV Performance in High-Precision National Territorial Surveying and Spatial Information Acquisition

Jaekang Lee

LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

07-03-Lee-442_paper.pdf
07-03-Lee-442_ppt.pptx


ID: 843 / 07-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: mass registration, cadaster, UAV, GIS, cloud

Could We Cadaster Faster in an Integrated IT System by using UAVs with GIS Services in a Cloud Infrastructure?

Mihnea Mihailescu

Teamnet Group, Romania

07-03-Mihailescu-843_paper.pdf
07-03-Mihailescu-843_ppt.pdf


ID: 792 / 07-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Delivering land administration services at scale
Keywords: UAV technology, Open Source Software, Gender equality, Property rights, Cadastre

Case Study On Using New Technology For The Cadastral Systematic Registration In The Republic Of Kosovo

Murat Meha, Korab Ahmetaj, Esat Xani

Kosovo Cadastral Agency, Kosovo

07-03-Meha-792.pdf


ID: 1258 / 07-03: 4
Invited Paper

How the World Bank can help clients to harness the potential of drones

Joseph Muhlhausen

World Bank, United States of America

07-03-Muhlhausen-1258_ppt.pptx
 
4:00pm - 5:30pm08-03: Urban Expansion: Measurement Challenges and Implications for Policy
Session Chair: Anjali Mahendra, World Resources Institute, WRI, United States of America

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ID: 1014 / 08-03: 1
Invited Paper

Introduction

Sumila Gulyani

World Bank, United States of America



ID: 929 / 08-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies

The Atlas of Urban Expansion--2016 Edition: Methodology and Key Results

Shlomo Angel, Alejandro Blei, Patrick Lamson-Hall, Nicolas Galarza Sanchez

New York University, United States of America

08-03-Angel-929_ppt.pptx


ID: 209 / 08-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: urban, spatial, geospatial, global, mapping

Characterizing Urban Change Using New Global Data: An Exploratory Analysis

Chandan Deuskar, Eugenie Birch

University of Pennsylvania

08-03-Deuskar-209_paper.pdf
08-03-Deuskar-209_ppt.pptx


ID: 165 / 08-03: 4
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: urban expansion; remote sensing; informal settlements

The Policy Implications Of Varying Techniques To Identify Urban Growth Patterns From Satellite Imagery: The Example Of Informal Construction In Ho Chi Minh City, 1994-2001

Arthur Acolin, Annette Kim

University of Southern California, United States of America

08-03-Acolin-165_paper.pdf
08-03-Acolin-165_ppt.pdf


ID: 329 / 08-03: 5
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Land and urbanization
Keywords: Latin America and Caribbean, urbanization, development, measurement error

Urbanization and Development: Is Latin America and the Caribbean Different from the Rest of the World?

Mark Roberts1, Brian Blankespoor1, Chandan Deuskar2, Benjamin Stewart1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2University of Pennsylvania

08-03-Roberts-329_paper.pdf
08-03-Roberts-329_ppt.pptx
 
Date: Thursday, 23/Mar/2017
8:30am - 10:00am09-03: Innovation Fair: Analyzing Land Data & Data Processing
Session Chair: Christoph Aubrecht, European Space Agency (ESA) & The World Bank, United States of America

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ID: 967 / 09-03: 3
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Better demographic data for improved planning and problem solving in South African cities

Sophie McManus1, Peter Magni2, Geci Karuri Sebina3, Matthew Adendorff4, Richard Gevers5

1Open Data Durban, South Africa; 2South African Cities Network; 3South African Cities Network; 4Open Data Durban, South Africa; 5Open Data Durban, South Africa

Biography
Peter Magni is a researcher at the South African City Network. His researched is focused on urban land, spatial planning and land use management and public infrastructure. He has over ten years’ experience in local and national government.

Sophie’s academic background include a BSc in Sociology and African Studies, and MSc in Town and Regional Planning with a focus inclusive housing and urban regeneration initiatives in inner-city Johannesburg. Sophie first came to Durban on a Rotary International Scholarship and has since been working in Durban on issues around low-income housing, enterprise development and inclusiveness.
09-03-McManus-967_paper.pdf
09-03-McManus-967_ppt.pptx


ID: 971 / 09-03: 4
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

OpenLandContracts.org: A Tool for Facilitating Land Contract Disclosure

Jesse Coleman, Kaitlin Cordes, Sam Szoke-Burke

Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America

Biography
Sam Szoke-Burke is a Legal Researcher at the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, where he focuses on investments in land and agriculture, as well as investments in the extractive industries. Sam also specializes in the intersection of human rights and international investments. Sam holds an LL.B. (Law) and B.A. in Politics from Monash University Australia, and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.
09-03-Coleman-971_paper.pdf
09-03-Coleman-971_ppt.pptx


ID: 144 / 09-03: 5
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Big Data Approaches to Market Analysis: SE Asian Palm Oil

Gabriel Thoumi. CFA. FRM

Climate Advisers, United States of America

Biography
Gabriel Thoumi, CFA, FRM is a Senior Fellow at Climate Advisers where he provides global financial analysis for mitigating systemic climate risk while advising on “greening” capital markets for clients and coalitions.

He has 15 years of experience managing and deploying frameworks to improve global capital markets sustainability through risk mitigation and return enhancement. Previously, for Calvert Investment Management, he valued global equity, index, and fixed income portfolios and their component positions in the utilities, energy, materials, chemicals, and financial sectors. He worked on quantitative index construction and asset allocation strategies. He engaged Fortune 500 CEOs on approaches to mitigating climate risk using financial risk management tools. He led initiatives to improve financial accounting of exchange-listed products and incorporated natural capital into financial tools. He wrote the winning Agriculture Supply Chain Adaptation Facility for the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance.

His research on capital markets has been cited by Forbes Magazine and the Guardian as key reasons why markets can improve our societies’ collective ability to mitigate climate change. He has co-authored numerous papers including a recent paper in Science on standardizing payments for ecosystem services.

Formerly, for the U.S. Government, as Senior Director Finance and Carbon Markets, he led a team publishing confidential analysis on Latin American REDD+ financial readiness. At Morgan Stanley’s climate change mitigation company, he conducted due diligence on derivatives and financed infrastructure projects. At Wells Fargo, he managed $4 billion daily in commercial bank lending and priced financial risks for over 2,000 financial counterparties while managing a $16 billion fixed income portfolio to protect public deposit accounts, and he sold financial products while supporting fixed income trading.

He has an MBA and MSc from the University of Michigan where he was a Consortium and Erb Institute fellow. He is a frequent speaker, author, and lecturer for various universities. He also is a Certified Ecologist by the Ecological Society of America and LEED AP (BD+C) and LEED AP (O+M).
09-03-Thoumi. CFA. FRM-144_ppt.pdf


ID: 969 / 09-03: 6
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Mapping Economic Indicators Using Commercial Satellite Imagery: A Case Study in Poverty Analysis of Sri Lanka to Explore Best Practices for Feature Extraction and Classification

Nick Hubing, Chris Lowe

LAND INFO Worldwide Mapping, LLC, United States of America

Biography
Nick Hubing has more than 20 years’ experience working in the geospatial technology field. He has served as the President of LAND INFO Worldwide Mapping since 2004. Under his leadership, the company has developed one of the world’s largest commercial digital map archives, become widely recognized in the area of remote sensing, and achieved 12 years of consecutive growth and profitability. Mr. Hubing has been heavily involved within the commercial high-resolution satellite imaging industry since its inauguration with the launch of IKONOS in 1999; he has helped pioneer new satellite imagery applications for NGOs, government agencies, utilities and environmental organizations. Mr. Hubing is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison with degrees in Economics, International Relations and Latin American Studies.
09-03-Hubing-969_paper.pdf
09-03-Hubing-969_ppt.pptx


ID: 430 / 09-03: 7
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Software Comes and Goes, Data Stays Forever!

Arnulf Christl

Metaspatial, Germany

Biography
Arnulf Christl is a geospatial systems architect and provides consultancy for clients throughout the world such as the United Nations, Ordnance Survey Great Britain, Siemens and IBM. Arnulf provides consultancy for geospatial systems through his company Metaspatial. He has a thorough background in secure and quality assured Open Source products based on Open Standards and is knowledgeable in Open Data models. Arnulf is President Emeritus of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) and a member of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Architecture Board. He is also founding member of the OSGeo initiative GeoForAll and sits on the advisory board of the GLTN project Social Tenure Domain Model (STDM).
09-03-Christl-430_ppt.pdf


ID: 627 / 09-03: 8
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: applications, satellite data, cloud computing, open source, time series

Combining GIS And Remote Sensing Data Using Open Source Software To Assess Natural Factors That Influence Poverty

Markus Neteler, Carmen Tawalika, Till Adams, Hinrich Paulsen

mundialis GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

09-03-Neteler-627_paper.pdf
09-03-Neteler-627_ppt.pdf


ID: 616 / 09-03: 9
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Walking Spatio-Temporal Datacubes - Seamlessly from Laptop to Cloud to Federations

Peter Baumann

Jacobs University, Germany

Biography
Peter Baumann is Professor at Jacobs University [1] and hitech founder and CEO. With his research on flexible, scalable multi-dimensional Big Datacubes he has coined the research field of Array Databases [2] and is Principal Architect of the worldwide first complete and operational Array DBMS, rasdaman [3].

Peter Baumann has authored and co-authored 120+ book chapters and papers on raster databases and related fields, and holds international patents on array databases. He is regularly invited to program committees of Big Data related conferences, and is on the board of several journals.

In RDA he is co-chairing the Big Data, Geospatial, and Array Database groups; in OGC he is co-chairing the Big Data, Coverages, and WCS group. Based on his 20 years of experience he is actively shaping Big Data standards, such as the OGC Big Geo Data suite, WCS, suite and ISO Array SQL. In recognition of his entrepreneurial work in the field he has received a series of national and international innovation awards, such as the renowned OGC Kenneth Gardels Award.
More information is available on [4].
[1] https://www.jacobs-university.de/lsis
[2] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Array_DBMS
[3] http://www.rasdaman.org
[4] http://www.peter-baumann.org
09-03-Baumann-616_paper.pdf
09-03-Baumann-616_ppt.pptx


ID: 961 / 09-03: 10
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Innovative application of machine learning and AI using earth observation to provide dynamic data and actionable intelligence.

Conor Gerard Smyth, Alexis Smith

IMGeospatial.com/Intelligent Modelling Ltd, United Kingdom

Biography
Conor is a geospatial professional with an extensive background in geospatial modelling, applied research, consultancy and publishing; over the years, he has also participated in several international collaborative projects to establish ICT solutions to global and societal issues, including risk modelling. Conor has significant national and international experience in several sectors in the development, management and implementation of innovative national-scale spatial data infrastructures, including strategy and policy development, operations management and customer service delivery. Internationally, he is a recognised authority in several key domain areas and an active contributor to the international geospatial community, including involvement in the European Citizen Science Association Policy Working Group. A former non-Executive Director of the Association of Geographic Information, Conor is a final assessor on the Royal Geographical Society CGeog (GIS) professional accreditation scheme. Conor supports IMG to promote, implement and develop its strategic global vision to change the way you see your world™.
09-03-Smyth-961_paper.pdf
09-03-Smyth-961_ppt.pptx


ID: 189 / 09-03: 11
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

High Accuracy, Low Cost Cadastral Mapping

Brent Jones

Esri, United States of America

Biography
Based in Washington D.C., Brent Jones oversees Esri’s worldwide strategic planning, business development, and marketing activities for land records, cadastral, surveying, and land administration. As a recognized technology innovator, Jones specializes in modernizing existing land administration systems and designing new GIS-based cadastral management platforms for small and large governments around the globe. He is a member of the URISA board of directors and past president of the Geospatial Information and Technology Association and a current member of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Geospatial Information Management sitting on the Expert Group on Land Administration and Management.
09-03-Jones-189_paper.pdf
09-03-Jones-189_ppt.pptx


ID: 974 / 09-03: 12
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Mapbox for Land

Mikel Maron

Mapbox, United States of America

Biography
Mikel Maron builds collaborative processes at Mapbox to improve data, advance work with OpenStreetMap and help grow the adoption of open geo data in businesses, governments and education.

As Presidential Innovation Fellow at the US State Department Mikel has driven OpenStreetMap adoption across federal agencies. He is co-founder of the Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team, co-founder of Map Kibera and GroundTruth Initiative and founding member of the OpenStreetMap Foundation. He holds a master’s degree in Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems from the University of Sussex, and bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from UC Santa Cruz.
09-03-Maron-974_ppt.pdf
 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-03: Innovation Fair: Interoperability & Land Use Applications
Session Chair: Alexis Smith, IMGeospatial, United Kingdom

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ID: 415 / 10-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Land, Urban, Digital Systems, 3D models, 3D processing

Next Generation Land and Urban Systems are 3D

Mika-Petteri Törhönen1, Kari Tuukkanen2

1The World Bank, United States of America; 2SITO Oy, Finland

10-03-Törhönen-415_paper.pdf
10-03-Törhönen-415_ppt.pptx


ID: 167 / 10-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: LADM, Fit for Purpose, Geomatics, Data, Geospatial

Combining Geomatics Technology for Successful Land Development Projects

Stephanie Michaud

Trimble Inc, United States of America

10-03-Michaud-167_paper.pdf
10-03-Michaud-167_ppt.pptx


ID: 959 / 10-03: 3
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Fit For Purpose: Tools Supporting A Decentralized Infrastructure

Juerg Luethy1, Chryssy Potsiou2, Florian Bruyas3, Fridolin Wicki4, Michael Germann1

1SLM Land Management Foundation; 2International Federation of Surveyors; 3SGS Inc; 4Federal Office of Topography, swisstopo

Biography
Jürg H. Lüthy is member of the Management Board at Acht Grad Ost Inc, one of the largest geomatics companies in Switzerland. He obtained a master's degree in 1996 from Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (Switzerland) in Rural Engineering and Survey. From the same institution he holds a PhD (2007). He has many years of experience in spatial data management, transition from paper maps to data centric systems and the operation of Spatial Data Infrastructures. His current focus lies in the provision of holistic information using modern web-technologies and the transfer from practical experience with model driven SDI into the Building Information Model domain. He is the Swiss delegate to FIG Commission 3. Since 2016 he is president of Swiss Land Management Foundation.
10-03-Luethy-959_paper.pdf
10-03-Luethy-959_ppt.pptx


ID: 976 / 10-03: 4
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Flexible Mobile Land Technology Applications: Demonstrations and Lessons Learned

Ioana Bouvier

US Agency for International Development, United States of America

Biography
Ioana Bouvier is a senior geospatial analyst in the Land and Urban Office at USAID. She has over 15 years of experience in applying geospatial analysis, data science and technology solutions worldwide. At USAID, Ioana leads the development of “fit-for-purpose” land technology applications that have the potential to improve efficiency and reduce costs associated with land clarifying land tenure and systematic land registration. She focuses on building capacity for geospatial analysis and sustainable technology solutions that advance land and resources governance, support resilient cities and foster integrated development planning. She also uses geospatial analysis to generate and apply evidence for programs that improve land transparency, identify key rural-urban links, promote responsible land investments and safeguard vulnerable populations, and support land and resources governance for climate change, biodiversity and natural resources initiatives. Ioana has a master’s degree in Geographic Information Science for Development and Environment from Clark University, Worcester, MA and a bachelor’s degree in Geography and Environmental Science from University of Bucharest, Romania.
10-03-Bouvier-976_paper.pdf
10-03-Bouvier-976_ppt.pptx


ID: 970 / 10-03: 5
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Agile Collaboration as the Way to Build Uganda National Land Information System

Carol Roffer, Sergiy Lizenko, Vasyl Melnychuk, Maksym Kalyta

InnoLA Solutions Inc, United States of America

Biography
President and CEO of InnoLA Solutions, Inc., developers of the InnoLA land administration software framework. Certified project manager and information technology professional with over twenty-five years in the land administration and government sectors.
10-03-Roffer-970_paper.pdf
10-03-Roffer-970_ppt.pptx


ID: 972 / 10-03: 6
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Innovations for Information Integration and Data Sharing in an eGovernment Framework in Support of Integrated Land Governance

Michael Epprecht1, Vong Nanhthavong1, Cornelia Hett1, Savanh Hanaphom2, Anongsone Phommachanh3

1Centre for Development and Environmnet CDE, Lao People's Democratic Republic; 2Department of Planning and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Laos; 3Department of Land Administration, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Laos

Biography
Michael Epprecht is a senior research fellow with the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) of the University of Bern in Switzerland, and heads the CDE Country Office in the Lao PDR. He received a PhD in Geography from the University of Bern. His main thematic foci include research on spatial dimensions of socio-economic disparities, market integration, commercial investments in lands, and agricultural transition. Conceptually, his emphases are on developing innovative tools and dialogue platforms for cross-sectoral information integration and exchange for development analysis and planning towards linking knowledge generation with policy and development discourses. He has over twenty years of experience in development oriented research in various contexts and countries and a longstanding track record in managing large interdisciplinary and inter-cultural research and development projects in Southeast Asia and in east Africa.
10-03-Epprecht-972_paper.pdf
10-03-Epprecht-972_ppt.pptx


ID: 120 / 10-03: 7
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Fine-scale Land Allocation Tool for Global Land Use Analysis

Jingyu Song

Purdue University, United States of America

10-03-Song-120_paper.pdf
10-03-Song-120_ppt.pdf


ID: 574 / 10-03: 8
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Urbanization, Innovation, Hackathon, Digitalization, Urban development

How To Capture Innovation And Solve The Challenges Of Urbanisation With Hackathons?

Juho Oskari Liukkonen1, Teemu Lehtinen2,3

1Sito, Finland; 2Aalto University, Finland; 3KIRA-digi project

10-03-Liukkonen-574_paper.pdf
10-03-Liukkonen-574_ppt.pptx


ID: 371 / 10-03: 9
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Uncovering City Dynamics through Land Use and Land Cover Spatial Data

Jon Kher Kaw

The World Bank Group

Biography
Jon Kher Kaw is a Senior Urban Development Specialist with the Social, Urban, Resilience and Rural Global Practice at the World Bank Group, based in Washington, DC. He brings with him expertise in integrated urban planning, sustainable development and real estate economics. Prior to joining the World Bank, Jon Kher served at the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), the national planning agency of Singapore where he led both the planning, design and implementation of key growth regions; as well as real estate market research and land allocation policies. He also undertook academic research and private sector work in Singapore and London, and was a founding member of an urban planning think tank in New York. Jon Kher holds a Master in Design Studies (Housing and Urbanization) from Harvard University and a Master of Architecture from Columbia University.
10-03-Kaw-371_paper.pdf
10-03-Kaw-371_ppt.pdf


ID: 963 / 10-03: 10
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Improvements in City Modelling by Fusion of Airborne LiDAR and Oblique Imaging

Ronald Roth

Leica Geosystems, United States of America

Biography
Mr. Roth has had a 38-year career in the electro-optics industry and is currently Product Manager – Airborne Topographic LiDAR for Hexagon Geosystems (Leica Geosystems) Geospatial Solutions Division. Prior to its acquisition by Leica Geosystems in 2001, Ron was co-founder and Director of Business Development for Azimuth Corporation, where he managed all program, sales and marketing activities, including the development of the AeroScan Airborne LiDAR Mapping System, which later became the Leica ALS40. He provides both technical and marketing inputs for product development and design on Leica’s ALS series of airborne LiDAR, as well as managing commercial release of single-photon LiDAR.
10-03-Roth-963_ppt.pptx


ID: 264 / 10-03: 11
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

Creating A Base Map Of Zanzibar

David Rovira

senseFly SA, Switzerland

Biography
David Rovira, senseFly Region Manager for Africa and President of Drone Adventures, an NGO that tries to bring UAV Technology closer to local communities to empower them into data collection and ownership.
10-03-Rovira-264_ppt.pptx


ID: 964 / 10-03: 12
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)

ResilienceDirect Maps - A Common Operating Picture For The United Kingdom

Benjamin Rodgers

Ordnance Survey, United Kingdom

Biography
Ben is the Resilience Lead within Ordnance Survey, Britain’s National Mapping Authority. He is responsible for the design and delivery of innovative web-based mapping and collaboration tools for Resilience users across the UK and overseas. Ben’s user-centred design approach ensures that users across multiple agencies receive the tools they need to be as efficient and effective as possible during all stages of disaster anticipation, planning, response and recovery. In 2014, Ben led the design and delivery of the ResilienceDirect Maps platform for the UK Cabinet Office Civil Contingencies Secretariat. ResilienceDirect Maps is now widely used across the UK in planning and emergency response situations to provide a dynamic common operating picture across all chains of command. Prior to this, Ben worked at Deloitte, where he designed and implemented spatial mapping solutions for upstream energy companies across Europe and North America.
10-03-Rodgers-964_paper.pdf
10-03-Rodgers-964_ppt.pptx
 
1:00pm - 2:30pm11-03: Migration and Land Tenure Dynamics
Session Chair: Mathieu Boche, French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France

Streaming.

MC 2-800 
 
ID: 1152 / 11-03: 1
Invited Paper

Introduction

Dilip Ratha

The World Bank, United States of America

11-03-Ratha-1152_ppt.pptx


ID: 1153 / 11-03: 2
Invited Paper

New Drivers for Migration and Implications for Land Governance in the Global South

Saskia Sassen

Columbia University, United States of America

11-03-Sassen-1153_ppt.pptx


ID: 1154 / 11-03: 3
Invited Paper

Connections between Conflict, Migration and Land: Lessons from the International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Peter van der Auweraert

International Organization for Migration (IOM), Switzerland

 
2:45pm - 4:15pm12-03: Potential and Limits of VGI
Session Chair: Beckhee Cho, LX Korea Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

Streaming.

MC 2-800 
 
ID: 333 / 12-03: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Land information system; secure land rights; drones; capacity building

Capitalizing on the Digital Dividend to Secure Land Rights

Patricia K. Mbote, Muriuki Muriungi

University of Nairobi, Kenya

12-03-K. Mbote-333_paper.pdf
12-03-K. Mbote-333_ppt.pdf


ID: 350 / 12-03: 2
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: Geospatial Technologies, Fit-for-Purpose Mapping, Tenure Security, Land Administration, Ghana

Repositioning Ghana’s Land Administration in the Context of Emerging Geospatial Technologies for Land Survey- Framework to Scale Existing Legal and Policy Hurdles

Eric Yeboah1, Mark Kakraba-Ampeh2

1Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana; 2Land Resource Management Centre, Ghana

12-03-Yeboah-350_ppt.pptx


ID: 568 / 12-03: 3
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: VGI, Crowdsourcing, GIS, Public Participation, Urban Planning

VGI as a Starting Point for a Landscape Architecture Competition – a Case Study from the City of Vantaa in Finland

Juuso Salmu

Dimenteq Oy, Finland

12-03-Salmu-568_paper.pdf
12-03-Salmu-568_ppt.pdf
 
Date: Friday, 24/Mar/2017
9:00am - 10:30am13-01: Survey Solutions CAPI/CAWI System of Mobile Data Collection
Session Chair: Michael Lokshin, World Bank, United States of America
MC 2-800 
 
ID: 1150 / 13-01: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations

MasterClass: Survey solutions

Michael Lokshin

World Bank, United States of America

 
11:00am - 12:30pm14-01: MasterClass: Adept
Session Chair: Michael Lokshin, World Bank, United States of America

tbd

MC 2-800 
 
ID: 1151 / 14-01: 1
Individual Papers
Oral Presentation
Topics: Academic research on land governance / rigorous impact evaluations

MasterClass: Adept

Michael Lokshin

World Bank, United States of America

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm15-01: Elevating Land Rights beyond the Development Community

For more information or signing up, please contact chrisj@landesa.org

MC 2-800 
 
ID: 994 / 15-01: 1
MasterClass - learning day events

How to Elevate Land Rights Within the Development Community and Beyond: Messaging, Advocacy and Communications

Chris Jochnick1, Stephanie Keene2, Paola Totaro3, Anne Shaffer Myers4, Wael Zakout5, Neil Sorensen6, Cristina Cambiaghi7

1Landesa, United States of America; 2Rights and Resources Initiative, United States of America; 3Thomson Reuters Foundation, United Kingdom; 4Habitat for Humanity International, United States of America; 5World Bank Group, United States of America; 6Land Portal, The Netherlands; 7International Land Coalition, Italy

Biography
Chris Jochnick is a global land rights expert and social entrepreneur with decades of experience in international development. Chris joined Landesa as CEO in August 2015 after leading Oxfam America’s work on business and development including shareholder engagement, value chain assessments, and collaborative advocacy initiatives, such as the successful “Behind the Brands” campaign. Chris spent seven years working in Latin America, devoting much of that time to addressing threats to indigenous peoples’ land rights. Jochnick is a graduate of Harvard Law School and a former fellow of the MacArthur Foundation and Echoing Green. He teaches a course on business and human rights at Harvard Law School. Chris lives in Washington, DC with his wife and four children.
15-01-Jochnick-994.docx
 

 
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