World GIS Day 2016 Symposium

World GIS Day 2016 Symposium

"World GIS Day 2016 Symposium" is held on Haliç Congress Center in Istanbul between 24-25 November 2016

"World GIS Day 2016 Symposium" is held on Haliç Congress Center in Istanbul with theme of "To understand the present, to share the future" between 24-25 November 2016 and with the participation of related public institutions and organizations in our country, local governments, universities, companies, civil society organizations; and also public administrators, academics, experts and technical staff from the Balkan countries, Turkic Republics and Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Effective use of geographic information technologies in all public institutions and organizations particularly local governments is aimed from the symposium. Starting from the expectation of smarter cities in the long view; in the two-day event it is aimed to clarify all participants from our country and from the world about the latest developments on the topics; Smart Cities, Cloud Computing, GIS Technologies, GIS Usage In Local Administrations, GIS Usage In Planning, Urban Information Systems, Climate Changes, GIS In Environment Management, Natural Disaster Management and GIS Usage In Mitigation of Disaster Risks; by technical-scientific sessions, panel discussions and special presentations.