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11-07: Harnessing the Opportunities of Big Data in Land Records
ID: 635 / 11-07: 1
MasterClass - learning day events
Spatio-Temporal Datacubes - an Enabling Paradigm for Flexible, Standards-Based Infrastructures
Jacobs University, Germany
Peter Baumann is Professor at Jacobs University  and hitech founder and CEO. With his research on flexible, scalable multi-dimensional Big Datacubes he has coined the research field of Array Databases  and is Principal Architect of the worldwide first complete and operational Array DBMS, rasdaman .
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.
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ID: 321 / 11-07: 2
MasterClass - learning day events
The Way of Sharing Open Geospatial Data to Support the Planet’s Biggest Challenges
OGC, United States of America
Dr. Luis Bermudez is the Executive Director of the Innovation Program at the Open Geospatial Consortium, the world leader organization focused on developing open geospatial standards that "geo-enable" the Web, wireless and location-based services and mainstream IT.
Dr. Bermudez has more than 20 years of experience in the information and technology industry including geospatial, earth informatics, sensor web, semantic web and legal information. He is Adjunct Professor in the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Program at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.
Dr. Bermudez has a Ph.D. and M.S. in Environmental informatics from Drexel University and an M.S. in Industrial Engineering from the Andes University in Bogota, Colombia.
ID: 288 / 11-07: 3
Topics: Harnessing geospatial data, cloud platforms and other data technologies
Keywords: fit-for-purpose land administration, continuum of land rights, responsible, land tools
Building Third Generation Land Tools: Its4land, Smart Sketchmaps, UAVs, Automatic Feature Extraction, and the GeoCloud
1University of Twente, Netherlands, The; 2KU Leuven, Belgium; 3WWU University of Muenster, Germany; 4Hansa Luftbild, Germany; 5INES Ruhengeri, Rwanda; 6Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia; 7Technical University of Kenya, Kenya; 8ESRI Rwanda, Rwanda; 9Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Germany
ID: 973 / 11-07: 4
Innovation Fair - Lightning Talk (geospatial, cloud, data technologies)
Enabling Ecosystem of Opportunity Around Digital Land Records
Philip Auerswald is Associate Professor, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University and Cofounder of Zilla LLC, (http:zilla.land), a company focused on enabling opportunity around digital land records. Additionally Auerswald is author of The Code Economy: A Forty-Thousand-Year History, forthcoming from Oxford University Press in February 2017 (http://thecodeeconomy.com); Founding Executive Director, Global Entrepreneurship Research Network (http://gern.co); Board Chair, National Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (http://ncei.us); cofounder Policy Design Lab (http://policydesignlab.com); and the cofounder and coeditor of Innovations Journal (http://www.mitpressjournals.org/innovations; http://innovationsjournal.net).