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Sixth Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM-AP


 16-19 October 2017

 Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan


The Regional Committee of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP), in collaboration with the Government of Japan, through the Geospatial Information Authority of Japan (GSI), is organizing the Sixth Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM-AP in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan, from 16-19 October 2017.


Announcement Letter           Agenda          Program           List of Participants           Record of Proceedings


Monday, 16 October 2017

Side Event

UN-GGIM-AP WG1 and the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) are jointly organizing a forum on Regional Challenges, Benefits and Opportunities of Exchanging Geodetic Data on October 16th. To assist the discussions at the forum and for the member countries to express their views, the facilitators of the forum conducted a questionnaire survey on this topic to the member countries beforehand.

Agenda of the Forum                     Contents of the Questionnaire Survey


Tuesday, 17 October 2017


1. Welcome Address

- Dr. Hiroshi Murakami, UN-GGIM-AP President

Mr. Ikuo Kabashima, Governor of Kumamoto Prefecture


Group Photo


Plenary Session

2. UN-GGIM-AP Executive Report Report Presentation

3. UN-GGIM Report Presentation

4. Liaison Report

- UNESCAP Presentation

- FIG Presentation

5.Activity Report from UN-GGIM-AP Working Groups

- WG1 Report Presentation

- WG2 Report Presentation

- WG3 Report Presentation

- WG4 Report Presentation


Special Session

Concept Note                     Case Story

Part 1 Background Presentation

Part 2 Outset of the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake Presentation


Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Special Session (cont'd)

Part 3 Emergency Disaster Response Activities Presentation 

Part 4 Activities for Recovery and Reconstruction Presentation 

Part 5 Overall Management of Disaster Response Activities Presentation


Plenary Session (cont'd)

6. Report Back from UN-GGIM-AP Working Groups

- WG1 Presentation

- WG2 Presentation

- WG3 Presentation

- WG4 Presentation

7. Discussion and adoption of resolutions Resolutions

8. Seventh Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM-AP Presentation


Thursday, 19 October 2017

Technical Visit



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