Check the complete schedule of MundoGEO#Connect’s seminar “Geo-spatial Databases”

Check the complete schedule of MundoGEO#Connect’s seminar “Geo-spatial Databases”
From June 14 to June 16, in São Paulo, specialists will be gathered in the largest event of geo-technology in Latin America

With the theme “The future of the maps has arrived!”, MundoGeo#Connect, which will be held from June 14 to June 16, has as its main proposal to present the innovations and the trends on the geo-processing areas, satellite images and land surveying. More than 3 thousand people will be present in the seminars, workshops, mini-courses and in a fair which will present the latest releases in the sector.

Among the several activities that will take place during the event, the seminar “Geo-spatial Databases” will bring a complete analysis on all of the aspects linked to the quality of the databases, from the collection, validation, and integration, to the analysis and sharing of geo-information.

The event is recommended to professionals and users involved with geo-spatial databases, as well as to all the other parties who are interested in the theme, such as public organs, private companies or teaching/researching institutions.

Know the complete schedule of the seminar “Geo-spatial Databases”, which will take place on June 14 as part of MundoGEO#Connect:

Mediator – Edmilson Volpi | Vice-president of ABEC-SP

Geo-spatial Databases: Concepts and Trends
In this initial presentation the main characteristics of each source of geo-spatial data and the concepts of data quality will be demonstrated
Patricia Procópio | GIS Manager | VALE

Collection and Updating of Data with Quality
This session has the objective to discuss the different ways for the acquisition of geo-spatial data, once this is the main stage to guarantee the quality of the information
Carlos Henrique Gomes de Souza | Manager of Geo-processing | Municipal City hall of São José do Rio Preto
Édson Luis Bolfe | Researcher | Embrapa Monitoramento por Satellite
Marksuel Xavier Bastos | Engineer of Geodesy | Petrobrás

Keynote Speakers
International lectures given by executives from global companies (with simultaneous translation to Portuguese)

Certification and Standardization of Geo-spatial Databases
In this debate, the participants will show the requirements and procedures for the standardization and certification of geo-spatial databases
Adriana Crem |Sustainability Analyst| VALE
Julia Novaes de Barros Peixoto | Researcher | LABGIS UERJ
Luigino Palermo * | Projects Manager | IBGE

Modelling, Conversion and Integration of Data
This session has the aim to discuss the best practices to model, convert and to integrate databases in agreement with each application type
Carlos Fernando from Santos | Specialist in Space Databases | Xtreme Software
Nilson Clementino Ferreira | Teacher and Researcher | UFG
Cárita da Silva Sampaio * | General officer of the State Assets/MPOG

Spread and Sharing of Data
In this debate, the different ways of sharing geo-spatial information will be appraised, being it through the sale of files, the subscription to online services or the services rendered gratuitously
Diego Mendes Rodrigues | Manager of Services and Solutions ERDAS | SCCON
Cristiane Vaz Domingues * | Consultant | Dataprev
Laurindo Campos * | General Coordinator of LBA-DIS | INPA

Brazilian Spatial Data Infrastructure
In this debate, specialists will talk about the implementation of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (INDE) in Brazil
Omar Antonio Lunardi | Chief of the 3rd Division of Surveying | Management of Geographical Service of the Army
Hesley Py * | Coordinator of CINDE | IBGE
* to be confirmed

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About MundoGEO Connect 2011 event in São Paulo, Brazil

MundoGEO Group is promoting MundoGEO#Connect event in São Paulo in June. The expectation is to receive more than 3.000 professionals in MundoGEO#Connect event, among specialists, decision makers, data producers, application developers, content providers and users of geoinformation in general. The event is internationally supported by GIM, Directionsmag, V1, ISPRS and GITA. The fair of the event has already confirmed the presence of the main Brazilian companies, including the local distributors of Spot, Digital lobe, RapidEye, Hexagon, Trimble, Google, Topcon, Erdas, Logica, MapInfo, Radarsat, Spectra, Garmin, Navteq among others.

There will be seven seminars, two courses, many workshops and other events happening simultaneously. According to Emerson Zanon Granemann, director and founder of MundoGEO Group and coordinator of the event, “The contents of the presentations and debates are based on a great research that was made in the geospatial community. All the presentations will be interactive, allowing people to participate live or by internet. Live updates from the conference discussion panels will be broadcasted on Twitter and delivered through a webinar plataform”.

The geo-technology subjects of the presentations are: Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI), Data Quality, 3D Mapping, Remote Sensing, Photogrametry, Radar and Laser, GIS, Land Surveying, Geoweb, GNSS and LBS. The subjects of the application areas bring the economic growth of Brazil nowadays concerning infrastructure/utilities, civil defense, disasters response, mining, oil and gas, environment, sustainability, agribusiness, forestry and federal, state and local government.

About MundoGEO Group

The MundoGEO Group was founded in 1998, with the main goal of connecting users and producers of geospatial information, producing high quality content through magazines, portals and events. The Group maintain MundoGEO Web Portal, InfoGPS Web Portal about Geomatic and LBS, besides InfoGEO magazine, focused on remote sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and InfoGNSS magazine, about land surveying and cartography. Along with international institutions, the Group participates in Galileo Information Centre and Encore Project. The Group promotes in many cities in Brazil conferences, fairs and a lot of seminars in Sao Paulo andwebinars, besides the annual MundoGEO#Connect, the main event of the sector in Latin America.

MundoGEO Portal is a leader in visitors in Latin America, Portugal and Spain, and is one of the four most accessed portals of the world in geomatic area. The Portal produces content in three languages – Portuguese, English and Spanish. MundoGEO and InfoGPS Web Portals have a lot of channels, more than 120.000 unique visitors monthly and 40.000 registered professionals. The web platform publishes daily news, articles, blogs, videos and events agenda, with conexion to the main social networks. The portal has more than 4.000 followers in Twitter and Facebook.