2018 GIS for a Sustainable World
April 17 - 19 | Geneva, Switzerland

Private Sector Track

Map & Analyze your Data to Drive Sustainable Change
By Applying the Science Of Where

Organizations today need to address key areas of sustainable development in their business such as wise use of (natural) resources, sustainable optimization of transport and logistics, business continuity and risk management.

Location Intelligence exposes insights about your assets, networks and resources, how people behave where and how your operations are performing.

Using Location technology, companies can bring disparate data into one place and use location as a common reference to unlock insights and understand sustainable development performance indicators.

Join Esri and Unosat, as we share how business leaders are using location and geography to drive sustainable development programs grow their business in innovative and sustainable ways: where sustainability meets profitability.

Whether it’s through the application of data to better understand risks of specific locations, or the visualization of IoT data to quickly spot patterns and trends in big data, you will learn how geography can reveal deeper insights understanding by using location as a common reference point across multiple data types.

What is the seminar about?

The 1-day seminar will bring together leaders from organizations who are using location as a differentiator in their sustainable development planning and business growth. Learn how businesses discover, make, use and share maps to provide better insights foster better-informed decisions.

Speakers from a variety of markets will talk about how location is helping them to:

  • Plan and allocate locations for sustainable asset, property management
  • Understand and manage geographical risks
  • Drive sustainable transportation and route planning
  • Understand geographical networks
  • Provide information about people movement and get valuable insights from IoT data

Who should visit the Seminar?

  • Any organization interested to sustainable development planning by unlocking the power of location;
  • In the following markets: Manufacturing, Insurance & Banking, Retail, Construction & Real Estate, Automotive, Transportation, Oil & Gas, Telecom and Energy markets.


The Conference will be held at Campus Biotech in Geneva, Switzerland. Besides the Private Sector track, the event features an exciting agenda – and includes participation from NGOs, International Organizations, Private Sector and Governments. There will be sessions with topics for management as well as technical workshops. The event will be free of charge.

5 Reasons to Attend


Connect and collaborate with peers facing common challenges.


Listen in on presentations from different speakers from a wide range of companies, including IRI (an IKEA company), Nespresso, FSC International, SIG GE, Foster & Partners and Willis Towers Watson.

Emerging Tech Trends

Get up-to-speed on the latest technology trends for spatial analysis, data collection and consumption.

Market Changes

Understand how your peers are dealing with changes in the markets such as loT, digitalization and e-commerce.


Provide direct feedback to solution and content providers concerning requirements that will support your future needs.


The GIS For Sustainable World Private Track is free for qualifying enterprises. Signing up for this event will also allow you access to the full GIS for a Sustainable World Conference, from 17 to 19 April.

Please complete the registration form to receive your confirmation for attendance. There is no cost for the conference registration.

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