Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Monday, 19/Mar/2018
  00-21: Disclaimer

Please note that this a draft program. The sessions below are still subject to changes in time and location at the discretion of the conference organizers.

Posters on display all day
Location: MC Atrium
 
9:30am
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10:30am
00-01: Improving generation & access to land related data from different sources
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Tim Fella, ESRI, United States of America
 

Using high resolution imagery to reliably generate building footprints at scale: Current technology and potential applications

Jeremy Hale

DigitalGlobe, United States of America


Linking building footprints with cadastral and tax data in Lusaka: Implications for Zambia and beyond

Kelvin Chibangula2, Daniel Ayalew Ali1, Trevor Kaunda2, Klaus Deininger1

1: World Bank, United States of America; 2: Ministry of Land and Natural Resources, Zambia


Urban Thematic Exploitation Platform - Supporting Sustainable Urban Development with Big Data from Space

Christoph Aubrecht

European Space Agency (ESA) & The World Bank, United States of America


New Opportunities for Using the Cloud to Improve Data Access and Analysis

Michael Lokshin

World Bank, United States of America

10:30am
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11:00am
Coffee Break: Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
11:00am
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12:30pm
00-02: Combining data from different sources to quantify benefits from land interventions
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Innocent Matshe, African Economic Research Consortium (AERC), Kenya
 

Integrating Mapping into Household Surveys

Michael Lokshin

World Bank, United States of America


Fiscal and Productivity Losses from Inaccurate Land Rights in Malawi

Klaus Deininger, Fang Xia, Daniel Ali

World Bank, United States of America


Monitoring Performance and Impact of Sustainable Land Management projects in Ethiopia

Daniel Ayalew Ali, Klaus Deininger, Daniel Monchuk

World Bank, United States of America


Assessing the size of informal land cultivation and shadow market for agricultural commodities in Ukraine

Denys Nizalov1, Denis Bashlyk2

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

12:30pm
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2:00pm
Lunch: Lunch
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
2:00pm
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3:30pm
00-03: Using land use data to predict differences in poverty: New evidence and implications for policy
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Roy Van der Weide, The World Bank, United States of America
 

Using spatial data to generate small area estimates of poverty and population: Initial lessons

David Locke Newhouse

The World Bank, United States of America


Generating a Global Map of Sub-national Poverty Estimates

Joao Pedro Wagner De Azevedo

The World Bank, United States of America

00-04: Can block chains strengthen tenure security and facilitate service delivery?
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Sigrid Johannisse, Embassy of the Netherlands, United States of America

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Block Chains and Smart Contracts

Josephus van Erp

Maastricht University, Netherlands, The


Block chains in the Netherlands

Jacob Vos

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


Development of cadastral system in Ukraine: blockchain initiatives

Denis Bashlyk, Oleksandr Kolotilin

Stategeocadastre, Ukraine

00-05: Review white paper land administration data standardization
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Cornelis de Zeeuw, Kadaster, Netherlands, The
 

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

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

3:30pm
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4:15pm
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
4:30pm
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6:00pm
00-11: Conference Opening: Cities, Land Use and Property Rights
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Ede Jorge Ijjasz-Vasquez, The World Bank, United States of America
 

Cities, Land Use and Property Rights

Edward Glaeser

Harvard University, United States of America


Discussant

Anacláudia Rossbach

Cities Alliance, Brazil


Discussant

Robert Lewis-Lettington

UN-HABITAT, Kenya

4:35pm
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6:00pm
Overflow Room
Location: Overflow rooms: Preston Lounge; MC13-121