Venue : Centre International de Conférences Genève, 17 rue de Varembé, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
Organizers: Geospatial Media and Communications and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
Geospatial Media and UNECE organized a two-day dialogue forum, "Land Information Systems for Smart Cities". The workshop discussed existing concepts for smart cities, showcase examples of smart-city approaches and formulated next steps for cooperation between different organizations working for smart cities.
This event was a part of the Geospatial World Forum, a bi-annual international conference and exhibition, which supports dialogue geospatial technologies and their role in promoting economic and social development. Organized in India (2007, 2009 and 2011), the Netherlands (2012 and 2013) and now in Switzerland (2014), this global platform brings together more than 1000 delegates from over 80 countries deliberating on geospatial technologies and their role in promoting sustainable development. More information on the Geospatial World Forum is available at http://www.geospatialworldforum.org.