Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Wednesday, 27/Mar/2019
8:00am
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6:00pm
Posters on display all day; Presenters available 12-2PM and 5.30-6 PM or contact by email
Location: MC Atrium
8:30am
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10:00am
05-01: Private sector roles in Latin America's land administration
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta
05-02: Implementing land readjustment
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Patrick Lamson-Hall
05-03: Towards the registry of the future
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Nicolás Nogueroles
05-04: Land tenure for sustainable rangeland management
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Liz Alden Wily
05-05: Impact of informal tenure upgrading
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Remi Jedwab
05-06: Institutionalizing bottom-up monitoring
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Rueben Lifuka
05-07: Improving access to land for urban expansion
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Rebecca Leshinsky
05-08: New ways of registering customary land
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Janet L. Banda SC.
05-09: Implementing REDD in practice
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Peter Veit
05-10: Overlapping jurisdictions at the peri-urban fringe
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Shikha Srivastava
05-11: Implementing NSDI: From guidelines to practice
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Kathrine Kelm
05-12: Protecting land rights in the course of land acquisition
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Joan Kagwanja
05-13: Providing policy advice through applied research
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Ammar Alhamadi
05-14: Research on land markets in Ukraine
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Oleg Nivievskyi

VC/webex

   
10:00am
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10:30am
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby
10:30am
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12:00pm
06-01: Simplified planning for systematic tenure regularization
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Anne Odic
06-02: Emerging technologies, data ownership & privacy
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Josephus van Erp

VC

06-03: How to realize the potential of blockchain for land administration?
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: John Reynolds
06-04: Gender and land policy
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Renee Giovarelli
06-05: Land markets at the rural-urban fringe
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Songqing Jin
06-06: National Land Policy Documents: Potential & Challenges
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Estherine Lisinge Fotabong
06-07: Regulations for urban planning
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Peter Mwangi
06-08: Providing low-cost housing
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Rajan Samuel
06-09: Enhancing tenure security for forest land
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Jintao Xu
06-10: Ensuring use of public land for public good
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Jorge Espinoza
06-11: Land administration: Cases from Asia
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Suzuka Sato
06-12: Dealing with the impacts of failed land acquisition
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Jann Lay
06-13: Providing policy advice through applied research
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Anna Locke
06-14: Mapping land rights for better socio-economic outcomes
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Jorge Munoz
   
12:00pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
Location: Front Lobby and Preston Lounge
Women's caucus
Location: MC 4-100
 
12:30pm
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2:00pm
00-13: New initiatives in urban land policy
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Sameh Naguib Wahba
Discussing on the Latin-American land administration ecosystem (light lunch, in Spanish only)
Location: MC 13-121 Lounge
Chair: Mike Mora

In this networking session participants will have an opportunity to hear an introductory lighting talk aimed at sparking informal conversations among the attendees about the state of the Latin-American land administration ecosystem. Also, participants will have the opportunity to contribute with their ideas to strengthen this ecosystem by adding thoughts to a wall dedicated to generate a narrative for the strengthening of the ecosystem in areas of regulation, technologies and institutional arrangements.

 
2:00pm
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3:30pm
07-01: Land governance in the Arab states
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Wael Zakout
07-02: Farm size & productivity in Africa
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Keith Fuglie
07-03: Applications of earth observation in rural areas
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Thomas Esch
07-04: Beyond joint titling: Making land institutions gender-sensitive
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Bina Agarwal
07-05: Emerging technologies, data ownership & privacy
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Josephus van Erp

WEBEX

07-06: Challenges of redistributive land reform
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Arno Schaefer
07-07: How to regulate expropriation for large-scale investments?
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Leon Verstappen
07-08: Improving housing delivery
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Shishir Ranjan Dash
07-09: Enhancing tenure security for forest land
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Dietmar Stoian
07-10: Using public lands as a catalyst for equitable development
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Devie Chilonga
07-11: Land administration: Cases from South America
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Maria Elena Garcia Flores
07-12: Enforcing adherence to standards for large land-based investment
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Chris Jochnick
07-13: Linking global issue to local reality on the commons
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Gerardo Segura Warnholtz
07-14: Demarcation of indigenous lands
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Raelene Webb
   
3:30pm
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3:45pm
Coffee Break
Location: Front Lobby
3:45pm
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5:15pm
08-01: Land records completion and modernization in Asia
Location: Preston Auditorium
Chair: Mika-Petteri Törhönen
08-02: Strengthening professional ethics in the land sector
Location: MC 13-121
Chair: Maurice Barbieri
08-03: Applications of earth observation to assess urban service delivery
Location: MC 2-800
Chair: Moses Musinguzi
08-04: Ways to secure women's tenure in practice
Location: MC 4-100
Chair: Janet Edeme
08-05: Urban land research, land assembly and land markets in China
Location: MC 5-100
Chair: Fang Xia
08-06: The political economy of land tenure reform
Location: MC 6-100
Chair: Caleb Stevens
08-07: Can building regulations be designed properly?
Location: MC 7-100
Chair: Richard Grover
08-08: Land tenure insecurity and land-related investment
Location: MC 8-100
Chair: Michael Kirk
08-09: Expanding land markets and investments
Location: MC 9-100
Chair: Cornelis de Zeeuw
08-10: Community empowerment to ensure a fair investor negotiations
Location: MC 10-100
Chair: Lorenzo Cotula

WEBEX

08-11: Land administration: Cases from Eastern Europe
Location: MC C1-100
Chair: Mihai Taus
08-12: Improving decision-making on common lands
Location: MC C1-200
Chair: Steven Lawry
08-13: Land and post-conflict: the case of Colombia
Location: MC 7-860
Chair: Mike Mora
08-14: Recognizing indigenous rights
Location: MC 6-860
Chair: Hubert M. G. Ouedraogo
   
5:45pm
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7:15pm
Spec-21: Launch of publication: “Securing Forest Tenure Rights for Rural Development: An Analytical Framework”.
Location: MC 2-800

By invitation only. Please contact: Gsegura@worldbank.org - see also 

https://www.profor.info/content/securing-forest-tenure-rights-rural-development-analytical-framework-0

7:00pm Poster Board 02-01
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-02
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-03
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-04
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-05
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-06
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-07
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-08
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-09
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-10
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-11
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-12
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-13
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-14
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-15
Location: MC Atrium
Poster Board 02-16
Location: MC Atrium