Call for abstracts: Victorian Spatial Showcase and eSummit

By on 7 October, 2020

Two major annual events on the Victorian spatial calendar are joining forces and going online this November.

The combined event will bring together government agencies, industry academics and community spatial enthusiasts, according to organisers by the Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI), Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP).

The organisers are calling for abstract submissions for presentation at the event, by Monday October 12.

The theme of the 2020 combined event is ‘Spatially enabling the Sustainable Development Goals’.

The SDGs refer to the UN’s 2030 agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all UN Member States in 2015. The Agenda provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are an urgent call to action by developed and developing countries across the globe.

‘This year, we’re going to tackle some of the world’s most complex problems – our 2020 theme is exploring how the spatial industry is enabling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through innovation,’ the organisers write.

‘During the eSummit, the Victorian spatial community will draw on its collective experience to identify opportunities and challenges for us all to achieve these goals.’

The event will be held on November 18 and 19 2020, from 9.00am-12.30pm.

Submit an abstract, or find out more and register for the event.

Stay up to date by getting stories like this delivered to your mailbox.
Sign up to receive our free weekly Spatial Source newsletter.

You may also like to read:


, , , , , , , , , , , ,


Newsletter

Sign up now to stay up to date about all the news from Spatial Source. You will get a newsletter every week with the latest news.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Mapping invasive grasses with machine learning
Researchers have developed a model that can identify Gamba g...
Leica launches pint-sized smart antenna, Zeno FLX100
Leica lobs a tiny, modular new GNSS antenna for field captur...
Q&A with Andy Sexton
We sit down with Andy Sexton, whose Navigat/AR system seeks ...
Record for largest drone swarm broken twice in September
Mind-bendingly large and complex aerial performances from UA...
Faro launches enterprise edition of Webshare suite
Faro has launched an enterprise edition of its Webshare 3D r...
Nextcore launches RN100 UAV LiDAR unit
Nextcore launches its next-generation LiDAR sensor for UAVs....