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8:55am - 4:00pm FT-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 - 12:30pm Consultation DRC: Consultation: Lessons learned on preventing and addressing land-related conflict in East DRC
By invitation only: please contact: Hans.Raadschilders@minbuza.nl
9:00am - 10:30am 12-01: Using drones for land use mapping and risk assessment
9:00am - 10:30am 12-02: Analyzing and improving land conflict resolution mechanisms - sharing experiences from the GIZ Global Program Responsble Land Policy
9:00am - 10:30am 12-03: Scaling up municipal spatial data infrastructure: regulatory innovations and technology solutions
9:00am - 10:30am 12-04: Guidelines on resilience and land administration
9:00am - 10:30am 12-05: Innovative grassroots women led tools for gender responsive land governance
9:00am - 10:30am 12-06: National Land Observatories: a tool for transparency, accountability, and informed decision making over land for all
9:00am - 10:30am 12-07: Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -I- Session Chair: Brad Bottoms, New Light Technologies, United States of America
9:00am - 10:30am 12-08: Working with the Private Sector: bridging the gap between the Public, Private and Civil Society Sectors to catalyze innovation in Land Markets
9:00am - 10:30am 12-09: Promoting women’s land rights in land investment in Tanzania - using RIPL engendered guidebooks
9:45am - 12:00pm FT-II: Field trip II: Washington DC - Infrastructure financing, taxation and urban revitalization of the Wharf/southwest waterfront
The Wharf; Washington DC
10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-01: How land professionals can contribute to making the SDGs a reality
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-02: Using machine learning for property valuation
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-03: Urban Planning Tools: Suitability and Urban Performance. How spatial data is helping cities in making evidence-driven decisions
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-04: "Its4land" - innovative geospatial tools for fit-for-purpose land rights mapping
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-05: Starting with women: tools for empowerment
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-06: Enabling voices, demanding rights: A guide to gender-sensitive community engagement in large-scale land-based investment in agriculture
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-07: Analyzing land use change using Google Earth Engine -II- Session Chair: Brad Bottoms, New Light Technologies, United States of America
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-08: Urban data collection tools and approaches
11:00am - 12:30pm 13-09: How to conduct impact evaluation of land tenure and governance interventions, from theory to practice
12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-01: Build a blockchain land record register
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-02: The Land Matrix: An open online tool to collect, visualize and provide information about large-scale land acquisitions and to support decentralized land observatories.
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-03: MODELLING intensity of land use for three-dimensional urban activity space
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-04: Practical approaches to implementing and monitoring free, prior and informed consent processes Session Chair: Luis Felipe Duchicela, Equitable Origin, United States of America
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-05: A Women Land Rights scorecard, tool for monitoring implementation of African Union Instruments at country level, A case of eight countries
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-06: The East African community model contract for farmland investments: ensuring responsible investment in land in east africa.
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-08: Women's land rights conceptual framework
1:30pm - 3:00pm 14-09: Tackling land corruption risks to achieve the SDGs.