Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 13-121
Date: Monday, 19/Mar/2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm00-05: Review white paper land administration data standardization
Session Chair: Cornelis de Zeeuw, Kadaster, Netherlands, The
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Opening remarks

Trevor Taylor

OGC, United States of America



Open Geospatial Consortium Draft White Paper on Land Administration

Christiaan Lemmen1, Peter Van Oosterom2, Mohsen Kalantari3, Eva-Maria Unger4, Cornelis De Zeeuw4

1Kadaster and University of Twente, The Netherlands; 2Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands; 3University of Melbourne, Australia; 4Kadaster, The Netherlands

 
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-02: Land policies to improve Ukraine's local governance & economic performance
Session Chair: Anthony A. Gaeta, The World Bank, United States of America

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Harnessing Ukraine's Economic Potential through Open Land Markets: Current Status and Next Steps

Maksym Martynyuk

Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, Ukraine, Ukraine, Ukraine



Capitalizing on Land Reform's Investment Potential by Ensuring Credit Access for Small Farmers: Challenges and Prospects

Leah Soroka, Vahe Vardanyan

World Bank, United States of America



Legal and Administrative Measures to Protect Land Rights against Multiple Challenges

Olena Sukmanova

Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, Ukraine



Using Monitoring Results to Take Ukraine's Land Governance to the Next Level

Oleksandr Kolotilin, Liudmyla Shemelynets

State Service of Ukraine for Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre, Ukraine



Linking Land Cadaster and Registry of Rights: Institutional Challenges and Technical Solutions

Stanislav Lurie

State Enterprise "National Information Systems", Ukraine



Helping Ukraine complete its journey towards transparency in the land sector

Klaus Deininger1, Denys Nizalov2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom

 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-02: Using Land Registries to Prevent Money-Laundering
Session Chair: Nicolás Nogueroles, IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain

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The Fight to Eliminate Fraud, Corruption, Tax Avoidance and Evasion in Land Administration

David Laurence Magor

Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation, United Kingdom



Land Registries, Fraud and Money Laundering

Nicolás Nogueroles1, Jan Moerkerke2, Jacques Vos3, Luis Alberto Aliaga Huaripata4, Eduardo Martinez5, Oscar Rodriguez6

1IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain; 2ELRA (European Land Registries Association)Belgium; 3Kadaster Holland; 4Tribunal Registral de Peru; 5Colegio de Registradores Spain; 6Registro Nacional de Costa Rica



Fraud And Money Laundering in the Land Registry of Costa Rica

Oscar Rodríguez Sánchez

Registro Nacional, Costa Rica



European Directives and the Role of the Land and Business Registries Against Money Laundering and Terrorism

Carmen Miquel

IPRA-CINDER, Spain



Fraud Prevention Through the Key Registries in Netherland

Jacob Vos

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The



Money Laundering in Peru, Preventive Measures and Fight From the Public Registries

Luis Alberto Aliaga Huaripata

Superintendencia Nacional de los Registros Publicos, Peru



How to Fight Fraud by Double Sales and Overlapping Registration of Real Property in A Simple Way - the Belgian Example

Jan Moerkerke

ELRA - European Land Registry Association, Belgium

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-02: Towards more evidence-based land sector engagement in Africa
Session Chair: Michael Kirk, University of Marburg, Germany
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Charting new ground: Towards an evidence-based approach to capitalize on Africa's land resources

Klaus Deininger

World Bank, United States of America



Reaping the Dividends of an Improved Land Administration System in Rwanda: A Post-land Tenure Regularisation Reflection

Emmanuel Nkurunziza

Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD), Kenya



Improving land taxation in Africa: Practical ways for moving ahead

Riel Franzsen

African Tax Institute, University of Pretoria



Improving Africa's Analytical Capacity on Land

Innocent Matshe

African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), Kenya

 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-02: Land Adminstration and Governance Performance Monitoring
Session Chair: Klaus Deininger, World Bank, United States of America
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Improving Coverage In A Challenging Environment: Evidence And Lessons From Kano

Malandi Umar Kura

Kano State Bureau for Land Management



Building a Unified Land Information System for All Tenure Types

Victorien D. Kougblenou

ANDF, Benin



Challenges And Benefits From Integrating Textual And Spatial Data

Oscar Rodríguez Sánchez

Registro Nacional, Costa Rica



From Diagnosis to Action: Using Monitoring Data to Improve Governance

Denys Nizalov1, Denis Bashlyk2

1University of Kent/ KEI at KSE, United Kingdom; 2Stategeocadastre



Real estate registration system in Dubai: leveraging innovation and the impact of data centralization

Sultan Alakraf

Dubai Land Department, United Arab Emirates

 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
10:30am - 12:00pm06-02: Closing gaps in research on African large farms
Session Chair: Derek Byerlee, Georgetown University, United States of America
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An Integrated Assessment Of The Inverse Size-Productivity Relationship In Malawi

Fang Xia1, Klaus Deininger2, Henry Kankwamba3, Maxwell Mkondiwa4, Daniel Ali2

1University of International Business and Economics, Beijing, China, People's Republic of; 2World Bank; 3LUANAR; 4University of Minnesota



Options for formalizing customary tenure and their impact: Evidence from Zambia

Yuanyuan Yi1, Daniel Ali1, Anthony Chapoto2, Klaus Deininmger1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2IAPRI



Land productivity and plot size: Is measurement error driving the inverse relationship?

Dean Mitchell Jolliffe, Sam Desiere

The World Bank, United States of America



Capturing the missing middle: Comparing Zambia's emergent & smallholder farmers

Antony Chapoto1, Mitelo Subakanya1, Yuan yuan Yi2, Daniel Ali2, Klaus Deininger2

1IAPRI, Zambia; 2World Bank

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-02: Blockchains and privatization: Who Owns the Data?
Session Chair: Josephus van Erp, Maastricht University, Netherlands, The

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Data Ownership and Data Trade in Privatized and/or Blockchain Based Land Registries

Josephus van Erp1, Jacob Vos2

1Maastricht University, Netherlands, The; 2Netherlands' Cadaster, Land Registry and Mapping Agency



What Should We Do (or Not Do) with Land Administration Data?

Nicolás Nogueroles

IPRA-CINDER (International Property Registries Association), Spain



What Should We Do (or Not Do) with Land Administration Data?

Jan Moerkerke

ELRA - European Land Registry Association, Belgium



What Should We Do (or Not Do) with Land Administration Data?

Françoise Andrieux

Union Internationale des Huissiers de Justice (UIHJ), United States of America



What Should We Do (or Not Do) with Land Administration Data?

Jacob Vos

Dutch Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency (Kadaster), Netherlands, The



A Critical Evaluation of Privatization of Land Administration and Trade in Data

Rod Thomas

AUT University, New Zealand



Proto-typing Blockchain Technology for Land Registry Systems

Juan Pablo Soliz Molina

Thomson Reuters, Bolivia, Plurinational State of



Data Ownership and Data Trade in Privatized and/or Blockchain Based land Registries

Notar Leif Boettcher

Notar Dr. Leif Böttcher, LL.M.



Legal Aspects of Blockchain-based Land Registries

Heather Hughes

American Univeristy, United States of America

 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-02: Surveyors in Today's World: a Round Table
Session Chair: Maurice Barbieri, CLGE (Council of European Geodetic Surveyors), Switzerland
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Role of Surveyor in Implementing a Sustainable Fit- For-Purpose Land Administration

Nicolas Smith

Comité de Liaison des Géomètres Européens (CLGE), Belgium



Is There A Need for Reviewing Surveying Standards?

James Kavanagh

RICS, United Kingdom



Professionalizing the Sector: What Role for Professional Ethics and A Code of Conduct

Jean-Yves Pirlot

CLGE (Comité de Liaison des Géomètres Européens), Belgium



New Ways for Training of Surveyors

Vladimir Krupa

CLGE, Croatia



Tomorrow’s Surveyors : Will New Data and Technologies Change the Demand for Surveyor Services

Maurice Barbieri

CLGE (Council of European Geodetic Surveyors), Switzerland

 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-02: Gendered land data to equalize asset access: How and why
Session Chair: Benedicte Leroy De La Briere, World Bank, United States of America
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Why direct interviewing matters- results from Malawi

Heather Moylan, Talip Kilic

The World Bank, Italy



Using Tax Data to Assess Gender Equality in Land Ownership: Lessons for Ukraine and Beyond

Denis Bashlyk

Stategeocadastre, Ukraine



Using monitoring data to effectively mainstream gender equality in land ownership in the Western Balkans

Etilda Gjonaj, Toni Gogu

Ministry of Justice, Albania



Towards an Integrated Approach to Measuring Gendered Land Access and Project Impact

Klaus Deininger

World Bank, United States of America

 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-02: India's progress towards harnessing the benefits of inter-operability
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Integrated Land Information – India

Dinesh Singh

Department of Land Resources, India



Discussant Comments

Klaus Deininger

World Bank, United States of America

 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-02: Impact evaluation of land tenure and land use regularization
Session Chair: Maximo Torero, The World Bank, United States of America
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Using Evaluations on Land Rights and Regularization for Policy Design

Sebastian Galiani

Treasury, Aregetina, Argentine Republic



Property Rights Reform in Mexico: Its Impact on Structural Transformation

Alain de Janvry

University of California at Berkeley, United States of America



Impact of Land Titling in Rwanda

Markus Goldstein1, Eliana La Ferrara2, Daniel Ayalew Ali1, Klaus Deininger1

1World Bank, United States of America; 2Bocconi University, Italy