Fourth Plenary of UN-GGIM: Europe

Brussels, Belgium, 7th – 8th June 2017


 Europe 4 - group photo


  Title Author
Day 1

Session 1: Opening of the 4th Plenary of UN-GGIM: Europe

 3  Welcome Speech and keynote Mariana Kotzeva, Eurostat

Session 2: Overview of UN Activities

 4 UN-GGIM: Strengthening the Global Data Ecosystem Greg Scott, UNSD
 5 The role of UNGEGN Presentation, Text Ferjan Ormeling, UNGEGN
 6 Strengthening Collaboration between UN-GGIM: Europe and UNECE Lidia Bratanova, UNECE
 7 UN Fundamental Geospatial Data Themes – getting closer? Clare Hadley, UK

Session 3: Engaging with international organisations

 8 Towards a Global Index of National Spatial Data Infrastructures Georgina Chandler, GSDI
 9  Earth Observation for SDGs Marc Paganini, European Space Agency
 10  Earth observations and decision making: everything is connected Steven Ramage, GEO Secretariat
Day 2
 13 Key note: Measuring the world Walter Radermacher, Sapienza Università Di Roma

Session 4: Bringing geospatial and statistics together

 14 GEOSTAT 3: How to enable statistical and geospatial integration in Europe Marie Haldorson, Sweden
 15 Work group on Data Integration – findings for data integration and its contribution to the spatial dimension in the SDG monitoring Pier-Giorgio Zaccheddu, Germany

Session 5: Formal Business & wrap-up

 17 Report from ExCom  Bengt Kjellson, UN-GGIM: Europe
 20 Meeting wrap-up Carol Agius, UN-GGIM: Europe Secretariat

List of participants