Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Friday, 29/Mar/2019
8:55am - 4:00pmFT-1: Field Trip I: Commissioner of Revenue’s office in Stafford County (Virginia, USA

You will gain a first-person perspective of how Stafford County, Virginia, a local U.S. county, administers land, values properties, and ensures fair and equitable taxation.  Join us for a short trip south of Washington, D.C. to the peri-urban community of Stafford, for a briefing co-hosted by Scott Mayausky, Commissioner of Revenue for Stafford County, and also from the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO). Lunch, transportation, and a tour of the George Washington’s boyhood home is included in the $29 registration fee.

Pre-registration required via: www.iaao.org/wbc19

Stafford county, Virginia 
8:59am - 12:30pmConsultation DRC: Consultation: Lessons learned on preventing and addressing land-related conflict in East DRC

By invitation only: please contact: Hans.Raadschilders@minbuza.nl

Translation French-English

MC 13-121 
9:00am - 10:30am12-01: Using drones for land use mapping and risk assessment
MC C1-100 
 

Using drones for land use mapping and risk assessment

Edward Anderson

World Bank group, Tanzania

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-02: Analyzing and improving land conflict resolution mechanisms - sharing experiences from the GIZ Global Program Responsble Land Policy
MC C1-200 
 

Analyzing and improving land conflict resolution mechanisms - sharing experiences from the GIZ Global Program Responsible Land Policy

Babette Wehrmann

Independent Expert, Germany

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-03: Scaling up municipal spatial data infrastructure: regulatory innovations and technology solutions
MC 6-100 
 

Scaling up municipal spatial data infrastructure: regulatory innovations and technology solutions

Gayatri Singh, Seetha Raghupathy, Champaka Rajagopal, Aurora Dias Lokita, Tony Widjarnarso Hartanto, Christopher Paul Crow

World Bank, Indonesia

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-04: Guidelines on resilience and land administration
MC 8-100 
 

Guidelines on resilience and land administration

Alvaro Federico Barra

World Bank, United States of America

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-05: Innovative grassroots women led tools for gender responsive land governance
MC 9-100 
 

Innovative grassroots women led tools for gender responsive land governance

Mino Harivelo Ramaroson1, Frances Birungi2, Birte Scholz1, Gaynor Paradza1

1HUAIROU COMMISSION, United States of America; 2UCOBAC, Uganda

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-06: National Land Observatories: a tool for transparency, accountability, and informed decision making over land for all
MC 10-100 
 

National Land Observatories: a tool for transparency, accountability, and informed decision making over land for all

Ward Anseeuw1, Grislain Quentin2, Ibrahima Ka3, Jeremy Buorgoin4, Perrine Burnod5

1CIRAD / International Land Coalition, Italy; 2CIRAD / International Land Coalition, Senegal; 3IPAR, Senegal; 4CIRAD / ISRA-BAME, Madagascar; 5CIRAD / Observatoire foncier Madagascar

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-07: Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -I-
Session Chair: Brad Bottoms, New Light Technologies, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -I-

Brad Bottoms

New Light Technologies, United States of America

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-08: Working with the Private Sector: bridging the gap between the Public, Private and Civil Society Sectors to catalyze innovation in Land Markets
MC 7-860 
 

Working with the Private Sector: bridging the gap between the Public, Private and Civil Society Sectors to catalyze innovation in Land Markets

William E Endsley, Glenn Williamson

Georgetown University, School of Continuing Education, United States of America

 
9:00am - 10:30am12-09: Promoting women’s land rights in land investment in Tanzania - using RIPL engendered guidebooks
MC 2-850 
 

Promoting women’s land rights in land investment in Tanzania - using RIPL engendered guidebooks

Monica Elias Mhoja

Landesa, Tanzania

 
9:45am - 12:00pmFT-II: Field trip II: Washington DC - Infrastructure financing, taxation and urban revitalization of the Wharf/southwest waterfront
The Wharf; Washington DC 
10:30am - 11:00amCoffee Break
Front Lobby 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-01: How land professionals can contribute to making the SDGs a reality
MC C1-100 
 

How land professionals can contribute to making the SDGs a reality

James Kavanagh1, Diane Dumashie2, Ben Elder1

1RICS, United Kingdom; 2FIG, United Kingdom

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-02: Using machine learning for property valuation
MC C1-200 
 

Using machine learning for property valuation

Luis Triveno1, Sarah Antos2

1World Bank, United States of America; 2World Bank, United States of America

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-03: Urban Planning Tools: Suitability and Urban Performance. How spatial data is helping cities in making evidence-driven decisions
MC 6-100 
 

Urban Planning Tools: Suitability and Urban Performance. How spatial data is helping cities in making evidence-driven decisions

Gayatri Singh1, Seetha Raghupathy1, Champaka Rajagopal1, Aurora Dias Lokita1, Tony Hartanto Widjarnarso1, Ricardo Ochoa-Sosa2, Jose Eduardo Diaz-Azcunaga2, Daniela Evia-Duarte2, Eduardo Perez-Denicia2

1World Bank, Indonesia; 2CAPSUS, Mexico

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-04: "Its4land" - innovative geospatial tools for fit-for-purpose land rights mapping
MC 8-100 
 

"Its4land" - innovative geospatial tools for fit-for-purpose land rights mapping

Mila Koeva1, Tarek Zein2, Claudia Stocker1, Sophie Crommelinck1, Joep Crompvoets3, Serene Ho3, Ine Buntinx3, Angela Schwering4, Malumbo Chipofya4, Sahib Jan4, Christian Timm2, Kaspar Kundert5, Placide Nkerabigwi6, Berhanu Alemie7, Robert Wayumba8

1University of Twente ITC, Netherlands; 2Hansa Luftbild AG; 3Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; 4Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität; 5Esri Rwanda Ltd; 6Institute of Applied Sciences INES Rwanda; 7Bahir Dar University BDU Ethiopia; 8Technical University Kenya TUK Kenya

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-05: Starting with women: tools for empowerment
MC 9-100 
 

Starting with women: tools for empowerment

Amanda Richardson1, Amy Coughenour2, Anne Girardin3

1Resource Equity, United States of America; 2Cadasta, United States of America; 3Cadasta, France

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-06: Enabling voices, demanding rights: A guide to gender-sensitive community engagement in large-scale land-based investment in agriculture
MC 10-100 
 

Enabling voices, demanding rights: A guide to gender-sensitive community engagement in large-scale land-based investment in agriculture

Eileen Wakesho Mwagae1, Francine Picard Mukazi2, Charles Opiyo1

1Oxfam International; 2International Institute for Sustainable Development, IISD, Switzerland

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-07: Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -II-
Session Chair: Brad Bottoms, New Light Technologies, United States of America
MC 6-860 
 

Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -II-

Brad Bottoms

New Light Technologies, United States of America

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-08: Urban data collection tools and approaches
MC 7-860 
 

Urban data collection tools and approaches

Frank Pichel1, Shishir Ranjan Dash2, Tim Fella3, G. Mathivathanan4, Shikha Srivastava2

1Cadasta Foundation, United States of America; 2Tata Trusts, India; 3ESRI; 4Housing and Urban Development Department, Government of Odisha State, India

 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-09: How to conduct impact evaluation of land tenure and governance interventions, from theory to practice
MC 2-850 
 

How to conduct impact evaluation of land tenure and governance interventions, from theory to practice

Everlyne Nairesiae Lingoine2, Jennifer Lisher3, Harold Liversage1, Giulia Barbanente1

1IFAD, Italy; 2UN-Habitat, Kenya; 3MCC, United States of America

 
12:30pm - 1:30pmLunch
Front Lobby 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-01: Build a blockchain land record register
MC C1-100 
 

Build a blockchain land record register

Chris Chrysostom, Trent Larson

Medici Land Governance, United States of America

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-02: The Land Matrix: An open online tool to collect, visualize and provide information about large-scale land acquisitions and to support decentralized land observatories.
MC C1-200 
 

The Land Matrix: An open online tool to collect, visualize and provide information about large-scale land acquisitions and to support decentralized land observatories.

Christof Althoff

GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies / Land Matrix Initiative, Germany

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-03: MODELLING intensity of land use for three-dimensional urban activity space
MC 6-100 
 

Modelling intensity of land use for three-dimensional urban activity space

Tschangho John Kim

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States of America

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-04: Practical approaches to implementing and monitoring free, prior and informed consent processes
Session Chair: Luis Felipe Duchicela, Equitable Origin, United States of America
MC 8-100 
 

Practical approaches to implementing and monitoring free, prior and informed consent processes

Soledad Mills, Emma Hague, Luis Felipe Duchicela

Equitable Origin, United States of America

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-05: A Women Land Rights scorecard, tool for monitoring implementation of African Union Instruments at country level, A case of eight countries
MC 9-100 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-06: The East African community model contract for farmland investments: ensuring responsible investment in land in east africa.
MC 10-100 
 

The East African community model contract for farmland investments: ensuring responsible investment in land in east africa.

Christopher Bazivamo1, Jean Baptiste Havugimana1, Mohamed Coulibaly2

1East African Community - EAC; 2International Institute for Sustainable Development - IISD, Mali

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-08: Women's land rights conceptual framework
MC 7-860 
 

Women's land rights conceptual framework tool

Elisa Scalise, Amanda Richardson, Renee Giovarelli

Resource Equity, United States of America

 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-09: Tackling land corruption risks to achieve the SDGs.
MC 2-850 
 

Tackling land corruption risks to achieve the SDGs.

Farai Mutondoro1, Rukshana Nanayakkara2, Rueben Lifuka2, Micheal Okai3, Mary Maneno4, Amanda Shivamba5

1Transparency International Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe; 2Transparency International Zimbabwe; 3Ghana Integrity Intiative; 4Transparency International Kenya; 5Corruption Watch

 

 
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