The Second United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress

10–14 Oct 2022

The Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) will be convening the second United Nations World Geospatial Information Congress (UNWGIC) in Hyderabad, India from 10-14 October 2022. The event will be hosted by the Government of India through its Ministry of Science and Technology.

With an overarching theme “Geo-Enabling the Global Village: No one should be left behind”, the second UNWGIC will reflect the importance of integrated geospatial information to support sustainable development and the wellbeing of society, address environmental and climate challenges, embrace digital transformation and technological development, and catalyze vibrant economy.

The call for Presentation proposals for the Second UNWGIC is currently open and will close on Friday 17 June 2022.

More information about the second UNWGIC can be found on the UN-GGIM website here.