The GIS&RS User Conference is an annual event bringing together experts from the Pacific Region to network, share experiences and get updates on the latest technologies in the domains of geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing (RS).
With a wide variety of topics being presented including a range of GIS software applications, new satellites technologies, spatial data platforms and many more recent and cutting edge developments. In addition this year event will also feature the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) also known as drones and their application in the domains of agriculture, coastal resource management and disaster response. In the context of the event CTA has secured a session on Participatory GIS and will ensure the attendance of practitioners and researchers from the region, who will report on work done using Participatory 3D Modelling (P3DM) in Solomon Islands, PNG, Samoa, Fiji and other Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
Learn more on the Conference website.