Presentation on theme: "1 st high level forum on GGIM Seoul, Korea. How it happened? An Informal Consultation & Three Preparatory Meetings on GGIM Convened in 2009, 2010 and."— Presentation transcript:
How it happened? An Informal Consultation & Three Preparatory Meetings on GGIM Convened in 2009, 2010 and 2011 by UNSD in collaboration with UNCS Need of global mechanism on geospatial information management supported Preparation of a report on GGIM for ECOSOC initiated.
Resolutions (at 18th UNRCC-AP and 41st UN Statistical Commission ) A report should be prepared for ECOSOC on GGIM, including the possible creation of a UN forum on GGIM Decision (by ECOSOC in July 2010) Requests the Secretary-General to submit a report on GGIM to ECOSOC at its 2011 substantive session. How it happened? first high level forum on GGIM in October 2011 (Seoul, Korea)
Preparation Status Coex Convention Centre, Seoul Venue
Date & Duration Oct. 24(Monday) ~ 26(Wednesday), 2011 Tentative Schedule Oct.24(Mon.)Oct.25(Tue.)Oct.26(Wed.) Morning Registration/ Opening Ministerial Segment Plenary Session 3 Plenary Session 5 Afternoon Plenary Session 2 Plenary Session 4 Plenary Session 6 Host Country Reception Korean Association Reception Preparation Status
Korea Geospatial Expo Korea Geospatial Expo: It will be held during the same period of the forum on GGIM. Host: Ministry of Land, Transport & Maritime Affairs and National Geographic Information Institute Contents: Exhibition & Forum on Geospatial Information Preparation Status