2018

Esri Middle East and Africa User Conference

December 11-13, 2018 | Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre

Registration is now open for the Esri MEA UC & DevSummit

Join your peers from the global user community at the region’s largest GIS conference. Enjoy two full days of networking, collaboration, learning, and fun at the User Conference. On the third day, stay for the DevSummit and learn how to build cutting-edge apps using advanced mapping technologies from the Esri developers who built them.

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Discover how GIS is transforming our world

The Esri Middle East and Africa User Conference (MEA UC) and Developer Summit (DevSummit) will bring the best of the annual Esri User Conference in San Diego, California to Dubai. The 2018 agenda was created for you to boost your GIS skill set, learn powerful new best practices, grow your professional network, and much more!

Your front-row seat to the next big thing in GIS

Tech Sessions

Technical Sessions and Workshops

Interactive learning experiences will illustrate new approaches, tips and tricks, and best practices from expert-led sessions and interactive workshops.

Hands-On Training

Hands-On Training

Learn about the latest innovations in GIS technology when you get hands-on training from Esri subject matter experts.

User Presentations

User Presentations

See powerful demonstrations from fellow users illustrating how they are applying The Science of Where to achieve their goals.

Social Networking Activities

Social Networking Activities

Connect and collaborate with colleagues from your region. Join a special interest group meeting and find like-minded peers using GIS technology to meet familiar challenges.

Conference Agenda at a Glance
8:00 - 17:00

Registration
13:00 – 14:30

Lunch
14:30 – 16:30

Plenary Session
13:00 – 17:00

GIS Solutions Expo
15:30 – 17:00

GIS Solutions Expo Social
07:30 - 17:00

Registration
09:00 - 10:35 

Keynote Session
10:30 – 18:00

GIS Solutions Expo
11:00 – 13:15

Sessions
13:15 – 14:30

Lunch
14:30 – 17:00

Sessions
17:30 – 19:30

Reception
07:30 – 13:30

Registration
9:00 – 10:00

DevSummit Plenary 
10:00 – 13:30

GIS Solutions Expo
10:30 – 12:30

DevSummit Sessions
12:30 – 13:30

DevSummit Lunch
13:30 – 15:15

DevSummit Sessions
15:30 – 16:15

DevSummit Closing