UNWGIC 2022 Program Guide

Tuesday, 11th October 2022

Time (Hrs)

Hall 4,5,6

09:30 - 11:00

Official Opening Session

11:00 – 11:30

Tea/Coffee Break | Exhibition Opening (Hall 1,2)

11:30 - 13:15

Plenary Session #1: Supporting Sustainable Development and the Wellbeing of Society; Embracing Digital Transformation and Technological Development; Environmental and Climate Challenges

13:15 - 13:30

Geospatial Knowledge Infrastructure Readiness Index and Value Proposition in World Economy, Society, and Environment (Report Launch)

13:30 – 14:30

Lunch Break (Hall 3)

 

Ground Floor

First Floor

Novotel Ballroom

G.01-02

G.03-04

G.05-06

1.01

1.02

1.03

1.04

1.05

1.06

Parallel Track 4 - Strengthening Capacities, Capabilities and Communications

Parallel Track 5 - Operationalizing the Integrated Geospatial Information Framework at the Country-level

Parallel Track 7 - National Development Priorities and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Parallel Track 8 - Integrated Geospatial Information and Earth Observation for Climate Resilience

Parallel Track 1 - Governance, Policy and Legal Frameworks, and Sustainable Financing

Parallel Track 2 - Data and Standards

Parallel Track 3 - Creativity and Innovation

Parallel Track 6 - Determining the Future Geospatial Information Ecosystem

Parallel Track 9 - Enabling Geospatial Knowledge, Innovation and Technology via Academia and Private Sector

Parallel Track 10 - Generations, Diversity and Partnerships

14:30 - 16:00

TP4A - Capability Development for Sustainability and Resilience

TP5A - Regional Cooperation for Implementing the UN-IGIF

 

TP8A - Geospatial Solutions for Climate Challenges

TP1A - Geospatial Policy Development at the Country-level

TP2A - Integrated Marine Geospatial Information for Sustainable Oceans, Seas and Coastal Zones

TP3A - Innovative use of Remotely Sensed Earth Observations

TP6A - Drivers for the Future Geospatial Information Ecosystem

TP9B - Geospatial Knowledge for an Enabling Environment

TP10A - Celebrating Diversity in Geospatial Information Management

16:00 - 16:30

Tea/Coffee Break | Indian SDGs Showcase: Geospatial in Women Empowerment (G-Chaupal Area: Foyer of Hall G0.6 Ground Floor)

16:30 - 18:00

TP4B - Strengthening Capacities for Sustainability and Resilience

TP5B - Global Cooperation for Implementing the UN-IGIF

TP7B - Supporting National Priorities and the SDGs

TP8B - Applications for Climate Adaptation

TP1B - Geospatial Policy and Legal Frameworks for ALL

TP2B - Developing Foundational Data for the SDGs

TP3B - Innovative Location-based Services

 

TP9A - Effective Communication for an Enabling Environment

 

19:00 - 21:30

Official Congress Dinner (Hall 4)

Wednesday, 12th October 2022

Time (Hrs)

Hall 4

Hall 5,6

09:30 - 11:00

Special Session #1A: The IGIF for Transformative Evidence-based Policy Development and Decision Making

Special Session #1B: The Future Geospatial Information Ecosystem

11:00 - 11:30

Tea/Coffee Break | Indian SDGs Showcase: Mera Gaav Humara Jal (G-Chaupal Area: Foyer of Hall G0.6 Ground Floor)

11:30 - 13:15

Plenary Session #2: Supporting Sustainable Development and the Wellbeing of Society; Embracing Digital Transformation and Technological Development; Environmental and Climate Challenges (Hall 4)

13:15 – 14:30

Lunch Break (Hall 3)

 

Ground Floor

First Floor

Hall 5

G.01-02

G.03-04

G.05-06

1.01

1.02

1.03

1.04

1.05

1.06

14:30 - 16:00

TP4C - Promoting the Usefulness of Geospatial Information and Profession

TP5C - Operationalizing the UN-IGIF at the Country-level

TP7C - Supporting National Priorities and the SDGs

TP8C - Pilots and Tools for Mitigating Climate Related Impacts

 

TP2C - Understanding and Valuing Standards for the SDGs

TP3C - Creativity and Innovation in Geospatial Research and Development

TP6C - Data Accessibility for the SDGs

TP9C - Towards an Effective Geo-enabled Environment

TP10C – Effective Partnerships

16:00 - 16:30

Tea/Coffee Break | Indian SDGs Showcase: Z-Gen School Students (G-Chaupal Area: Foyer of Hall G0.6 Ground Floor)

16:30 - 18:00

TP4D - Communicating the Value and Significance of Geospatial Information Effectively

TP5D - Operationalizing the UN-IGIF at the Country-level

TP8D - Strategies and Tools for Urban and Rural Flood Mitigation

TP1D - Strategizing and Implementing geospatial policy for ALL

 

TP3D - Innovative Geospatial Services, Platforms and Systems

TP6D - Next Steps in Thinking Spatially

TP8E -Operational Framework for Integrated Marine Geospatial Information for Sustainable Oceans, Seas and Coastal Zones

TP10D - Effective Partnerships

Friday, 14th October 2022

Time (Hrs)

Novotel Ballroom

G.01-02

G.03-04

09:30 - 11:00

Eleventh Plenary Meeting of the Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP) [hosted by the Survey of India]

Meeting of the UNWGIC 2022 International Advisory Committee (by invitation)

Side Event #5 - Space-based Geospatial Activities in India: Applications of Space Technology in the User Ministries

11:00 - 11:30

Tea/Coffee Break

11:30 - 13:15

Eleventh Plenary Meeting of the Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP) [hosted by the Survey of India]

Meeting of the UNWGIC 2022 International Advisory Committee (by invitation)

Side Event #6 - The Importance of Land Administration for the Implementation of the SDGs

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch Break (Hall 3)

14:30 - 16:00

Eleventh Plenary Meeting of the Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP) [hosted by the Survey of India]

2022 Meeting of the UN-GGIM Expanded Bureau together with co-Chairs of the UN-GGIM Functional Groups (by invitation)

Side Event #7 - Transitioning from Geospatial Data to Geospatial Knowledge for Enhanced National Development – the Geospatial Knowledge Infrastructure (GKI)

16:00 - 16:30

Tea/Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:00

Eleventh Plenary Meeting of the Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP) [hosted by the Survey of India]

2022 Meeting of the UN-GGIM Expanded Bureau together with co-Chairs of the UN-GGIM Functional Groups (by invitation)