Conference Agenda

Session
08-03: Urban Expansion: Measurement Challenges and Implications for Policy
Time:
Wednesday, 22/Mar/2017:
4:00pm - 5:30pm

Session Chair: Anjali Mahendra, World Resources Institute, WRI, United States of America
Location: MC 2-800

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Presentations
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