Conference Agenda

Session Overview
 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am
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10:30am
12-01: Google Earth Engine - Introduction
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Ran Goldblatt

Please bring your laptop.

 

Google Earth Engine - Introduction

Ran Goldblatt

New Light Technologies, United States of America

12-02: Developing a Shared Conceptual Framework for Research on Women’s Land Rights
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Ruth Meinzen-Dick
 

Developing a Shared Conceptual Framework for Research on Women’s Land Rights

Cheryl Doss2, Ruth Meinzen-Dick3, Amanda Richardson1

1: Resource Equity, United States of America; 2: Oxford University; 3: IFPRI

12-03: OpenStreetMap–The Free, Open, Collaborative Global Basemap
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Marena Brinkhurst
 

OpenStreetMap - The Free, Open, Collaborative Global Basemap

Marena Brinkhurst1, Olaf Veerman2

1: Mapbox, United States of America; 2: Development Seed, United States of America

12-04: Innovative Packaging of Free, Public-domain Data
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep
 

Innovative Packaging of Free, Public-domain Data and Knowledge to Support Sustainable Development

Nagaraja Rao Harshadeep

World Bank, United States of America

12-05: Setting Up a Blockchain-Enabled Land Registry: Process, Technology, and Organizational Dimensions
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Henrik Hjelte
 

Setting Up a Blockchain-Enabled Land Registry: Process, Technology, and Organizational Dimensions

Todd Miller, Henrik Hjelte

ChromaWay, United States of America

12-06: Achieving Responsible Land Based Investments
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Lukasz Czerwinski
 

Achieving Responsible Land Based Investments: Why Aren’t Best Practices a Done Deal?

Lukasz Czerwinski

Landesa, United States of America

12-07: Fit-for-Purpose Technology for Cadastral Systems
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Brent Jones
 

Fit-for-Purpose Technology for Cadastral Systems

Brent Jones

Esri, United States of America

12-08: Innovative Technologies for Property Valuation & Land Value Capture: concepts
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Andrew Coote
 

Innovative Techniques for Improving Valuation: Technology Concepts

Andrew Coote1, Kathrine Kelm2, Rumyana Tonchovska3

1: Consultingwhere Ltd, United Kingdom; 2: World Bank; 3: Food and Agriculture Organisation

12-09: The Dashboard on People-Centered Land Monitoring
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Ward Anseeuw
 

The Dashboard: How People-Centered Land Monitoring can Contribute to the Realization of the SDGs and VGGTs

Ward Anseeuw1, Eva Hershaw2

1: CIRAD / International Land Coalition, Italy; 2: International Land Coalition, Italy

12-10: Development of Indicators for Measuring Progress in Pastoral Land Tenure Policy, Legislation and Tenure Reform
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Aimen Frija
 

Development of Indicators for Measuring Progress in Pastoral Land Tenure Policy, Legislation and Tenure Reform

Fiona Flintan1, Aymen Frija2

1: International Livestock Research Institute, Ethiopia; 2: International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas

12-11: Model Agreement for Responsible Contract Farming
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Sarah Brewin
 

Model Agreement for Responsible Contract Farming

Sarah Brewin, Carin Smaller, Mohamed Coulibaly, Francine Picard

International Institute for Sustainable Development

12-12: Building a continent-wide research network on land: The Network of Excellence on Land Governance in Africa
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Marc Nolting
 

Building a Continent-Wide Research Network on Land: The Network of Excellence on Land Governance in Africa

Elke Astrid Matthaei, Luisa Prior

GIZ, Ethiopia

9:00am
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4:00pm
Field Trip to Arlington County- Department of Real Estate Assessment
Location: Arlington County

Staff of Arlington County will present its experience and approach with urban planning (city rehabilitation, financing infrastructure); evolution of  land records management; real estate valuation/assessment and property tax collection; Use of GIS/mapping; and future of open data use. The morning will be spent at the county offices, followed by lunch with county staff for informal discussion. In the afternoon a tour to Thomas Jefferson Memorialwil be offered (early return to DC by metro is possible).   REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY please contact: Dulce Naime: dnaime@worldbank.org

10:30am
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11:00am
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby
11:00am
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12:30pm
13-01: Google Earth Engine - Applications
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Ran Goldblatt

Please bring your laptop.

 

Google Earth Engine - Applications

Ran Goldblatt

New Light Technologies, United States of America

13-02: Land in the SDG and the Human Rights Sphere: Links and Opportunities
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Katia Araujo
 

Human Rights Norms and SDG: Links and Opportunities

Katia Araujo, Beth Roberts

Landesa, United States of America

13-03: Alternative Land Conflict Transformation: Lessons from Cambodia
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Sophorn Poch
 

Alternative Land Conflict Transformation: Lessons from Cambodia

Brian Garcia, Sophorn Poch

Land Equity International/Mekong Region Land Governance, Lao People's Democratic Republic

13-04: Managed Land Services
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Jill Urban-Karr
 

Managed Land Services by Ordnance Survey and Trimble

Jill Urban-Karr

Trimble Navigation, Ltd, United States of America

13-05: Blockchain Technology and Land Administration: Legal and Policy Landscape
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Baloko Makala
 

Blockchain Technology and Land Administration: Legal and Policy Landscape

Baloko Makala

The World Bank, United States of America

13-06: Considering and Negotiating Community-Investor Contracts
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Rachael Knight
 

Considering and Negotiating Community-Investor Contracts: A New Resource

Kaitlin Cordes1, Rachael Knight2, Sam Szoke-Burke1, Tehtena Mebratu-Tsegaye1, Marena Brinkhurst3, Erin Kitchell2

1: Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, United States of America; 2: Namati; 3: Mapbox

13-07: Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Stephen Calder
 

Handbook for Geospatial Best Practices for Land Administration The Tools, Methodologies, Applications, and Rationales.

Stephen Calder

GIS/Transport, United States of America

13-08: Innovative Technologies for Property Valuation & Land Value Capture: Use Cases
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Andrew Coote
 

Innovative Techniques for Improving Valuation Models: Case Studies

Andrew Coote1, Tina Svan Colding2, Paul Bidanset3

1: Consultingwhere Ltd, United Kingdom; 2: Ministry of Taxation, Denmark; 3: International Association of Assessing Officers

13-09: Peri-urban Land Development and inclusiveness
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Oreoluwa Fika
 

Peri-urban Land Development: Does Formal Tenure Benefit the Poor? Preliminary Research from Lagos and Bangalore.

Oreoluwa Fika, Paul Rabe

Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies, Netherlands, The

13-10: Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Bontje Zangerling
 

Crime Prevention through Inclusive Environmental Design

Rodica Tomescu Olariu

World Bank Group, Romania

13-11: The Open Source Geospatial Land Administration Toolkit
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Santtu Pyykkönen
 

The Open Source Geospatial Land Administration Toolkit

Santtu Pyykkönen, Pekka Sarkola, Sanna Jokela

Gispo Ltd, Finland

13-12: E-Learning tools for Capacity Building in Land Governance. Experiences, Opportunities, Challenges
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Anna Schopf
 

E-Learning tools for Capacity Building in Land Governance. Experiences, Opportunities, Challenges

Anna Schopf1, Danilo Antonio2, Jorge Santander Espinoza3

1: Technical University Munich, Germany; 2: Global Land Tool Network - UN-Habitat; 3: Deutsche Gesellschaft Internationaler Zusammenarbeit

12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch
Location: Front Lobby
1:30pm
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3:00pm
14-01: How to Discover Quick, Easy to use Remote Sensing Data that Makes a Difference for Land Rights
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Anthony Burn
 

How To Discover Quick, Easy To Use Remote Sensing Data That Makes A Difference For Land Rights

Hamed Alemohammad1, Christoph Aubrecht2, Frank Pichel3

1: Radiant.Earth, United States of America; 2: European Space Agency; 3: Cadasta

14-02: Land Governance from the bottom up: Including local communities in multi-stakeholder processes
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Romy Maria Santpoort
 

Land investments from the bottom up: Including local communities in multistakeholder processes

Romy Maria Santpoort, Annelies Zoomers, Gemma Betsema, Michelle Nuijen, Frida Wanjiku Githuku, Philip Kilonzo, Ntauazi Clemente, Nzira de Deus, Faye El Hadji, Andrew Mkandawire El Hadji

LANDac (Netherlands Academy for Land Governance), Netherlands, The

14-03: The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Pushpam Kumar
 

The Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia: Empirical Analysis & Policy Implications for the SDGs

Pushpam Kumar

UNEP, Kenya

14-04: Landuseplanner.org
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Pascal Douard
 

Landuseplanner.org - An Interactive Tool for Evidence-based Land-use planning

Pascal Douard1, Thomas Sembres1, Johannes Pirker2, Laurent Gazull3, Rachid Hanna4, James Acworth5

1: European Forest Institute, EU REDD Facility, Spain; 2: IIASA, Austria; 3: CIRAD, France; 4: IITA, Nigeria; 5: LTS, UK

14-05: Marshall Plan for Digital Skills: How Worldwide Cadastral Updates Can Launch a (Global, Distributed) Marshall Plan for Digital Skills
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Philip Auerswald
 

How Worldwide Cadastral Updates Can Launch a (Global, Distributed) Marshall Plan for Digital Skills

Philip Edgar Auerswald1,2

1: George Mason University, United States of America; 2: Zilla Global LLC

14-06: A Toolkit for Screening Prospective Investors in Agriculture
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: William Speller
 

A Toolkit For Screening Prospective Investors In Agriculture

William Speller1, Asuka Okumura2, Hafiz Mirza3, Christopher Brett2, Duncan Pringle2

1: UNCTAD, Switzerland; 2: World Bank, Washington DC; 3: University of Reading, UK

14-07: New Technology and Emerging Trends: The State of Play for Land Administration
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Kate Fairlie
 

New Technology and Emerging Trends: The State of Play for Land Administration

Robin McLaren1, Kate Farlie2, Kathrine Kelm3, Giles D’Souza2

1: Know Edge Ltd, United Kingdom; 2: Land Equity International pty; 3: World Bank Group

14-08: Developing a Human Rights Based Approach to Land Governance
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: M. Siraj Sait
 

How To Develop A Human Rights Based Approach To Land Governance And Land Related Project Management

M. Siraj Sait1, David Mitchell2, Jean du Plessis3

1: University of East London, United Kingdom; 2: RMIT, Australia; 3: UN-Habitat, Kenya

14-09: Smart Sketch Maps for the Documentation of Land using Hand Drawn Maps
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Malumbo Chipofya
 

Smart Sketch Maps: A Tool for Community-driven Land Documentation using Hand Drawn Maps

Malumbo Chipofya1, Cristhian Murcia1, Mina Karamesouti1, Sahib Jan1, Angela Schwering1, Carl Schultz2

1: University of Münster, Germany; 2: Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark

14-10: Anti-corruption solutions to land governance challenges in Africa
Location: MC 10-100
 

Anti-corruption solutions to land governance challenges in Africa: An analysis of Transparency International ‘s Land and Corruption Project in Africa

Farai Mutondoro1, Mary Aweland Addhah2, Michael Okai2, Wesley Chibamba3

1: Transparency International Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe; 2: Ghana Intergrity Intiative; 3: Transparency International Zambia