Geo Summit Latin America 2008 - 02/07/2008
Geo Summit Latin America 2008, the 9th Geoinformation International Fair and Congress, which is considered the largest and most complete event in the field of Geotechnology in Latin America, will take place from 15th to 17th July at the Centro de Exposições Imigrantes, in São Paulo.
With the participation of approximately 50 exhibitors, which represent more than 100 of Brazil's major brands, Geo Summit Latin America is a continuation of the GEOBrazil series, which began in 2000. For this year, approximately 3,600 professionals are expected in the 4,000-square meter exhibition area. About 80 lecturers will participate in conferences and seminars aiming to present the industry's innovations and trends, with priority given to discussions that are crucial for market growth, addressing technologies, policies and strategies.
Targeting the environment, public management, sanitation, telecommunications, power, geomarketing, mining, oil, gas, cadastre, and agribusiness markets, the event aims to gather, integrate and promote business between professionals in the supply chains of the fields of land surveying, geoprocessing, cartography, remote sensing, GPS and GIS and corporate users of these services.
Geo Summit Latin America is supported by GITA Brazil (Geospatial Information and Technology Association), GITA (Geoespatial Information & Technology Associations), ABCE (Brazilian Association of Electric Power Concessionaires), CREA-SP (Regional Council of Engineering, Architecture and Agronomy of the State of São Paulo), ABIMAQ (Brazilian Association of Machinery and Equipment Manufacturers), IRIB (Brazilian Institute of Land Registry), SOBRATEMA (Brazilian Society for Equipment Maintenance and Technology), AEASP (Association of Agricultural Engineers of the State of São Paulo) and INPE (National Institute for Space Research).
Simultaneously to the Geo Summit, the first edition of Expo GPS (Latin American Localisation and Tracking Fair and Congress) will be held. This is the only event of its type in Latin America, and its purpose is congregating specialists and showing to society the economic and technological potential of localisation services for transportation, security, logistics and mobility.
Expo GPS is supported by GRISTEC (National Association of Risk Management and Tracking and Monitoring Technology Companies)
Last updated: 22/02/2020