Aug 06, 2016

All about UN-GGIM and Smart Cities

The Sixth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) was held from 1-5 August 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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The event brought together senior executives from national geospatial information and statistical authorities within Member States, and international geospatial experts from across the globe. Check out the proceedings of the event on Geospatial World Portal

It has been established that ‘Smart city’ is defined as the use of information and communication technology to analyze and integrate the key information of core systems in running cities. LiDAR is an extremely important technology for urban planning in smart cities. Read all about it in our new blog