2018 Esri Middle East and Africa Proceedings

The 2018 Esri Middle East and Africa Proceedings is a compilation of professional papers regarding a diverse collection of GIS applications. The conference was held December 11–13, 2018, in Dubai, UAE.

Title Paper Author
ArcGIS and Land Administration Carsten Bjornsson
Land Administration Demonstrations Carsten Bjornsson
Managed Land Services Ordnance Survey International
Land Administration Modernization Program Carsten Bjornsson
Close Carsten Bjornsson
Smart Cities: Strategy and vision Richard Budden, Esri
What’s Next for Smart Cities Richard Budden, Esri
Geospatial and statistics – bringing two disciplines together Matthew Pennells, Esri
The GeoStat Initiative TBC, FCSA
National Statistics and the SDGs TBC (Africa)
The Federated System for SDGs, Matthew Pennells, Esri
Esri's Education program Michael Gould, Esri
GIS in Lebanese schools Grett Kelzi, Esri Lebanon
Web GIS-based Research and Instruction Challenges and Opportunities for Educational Institutions in Emerging Economies Presentation Stanley Mubako, University of Texas and Subira Munishi, University of Dar Es Salaam
GIS in higher education: successes and pitfalls; own experience with UAEU’s GIS Master Program Nazmi Saleous, UAE University
The new Africa GeoPortal and Esri Non-Profit Program Matthew Pennells Mohamed Issa, Esri
Reducing Child Poverty in Sudan using GIS Presentation Almojtaba Hassabo, Federal Ministry of Agriculture
Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Obesity Distribution and Association with Lifestyle Factors Nasier Mohamed Fakier,Pennsylvania State University
Esri’s Startup Program and What’s Next for the Community Matthew Pennells Mohamed Issa, Esri
Smart Cities: Advanced Analytics Adel Bolbol Fernández, Esri
Applying Machine Learning on Movement Data Maher Abd El Karim, PACI
Estimating Road Network Growth for the GCC Countries Abdel Rahman Muhsen, KAPSARC
Public Transport Management using GIS Ali Bokhari, GIS Centre - Al Baha University
Roadmap for Advanced Analytics Adel Bolbol Fernandez, Esri
What’s Next for Utilities and Telecom Organizations: Strategy and vision Chrystelle Ourzik, Esri
DoE’s Enterprise GIS  Presentation ADWEA, UAE
National Grid Geospatial Platform National Grid/SEC, KSA
Improving Telecom field operations GISTEC, UAE
Wrap-up Chrystelle Ourzik, Esri
Innovation-driven solutions for safer communities Camille Contant, Esri
The role of GIS in the development of a Smart Civil Defense Platform Lt. Col. Salem Al Hebshi, Director of Operations  Department
GIS For Pipeline Assets Management Presentation Banu Prakash
GIS at Mazoon Electricity Company (MZEC) and Managing GIS Updates Presentation Khalil Al Siyabi