The 5th ESRI Eastern Africa User Conference returns to Kenya after last year’s event in Addis Ababa and will be held from 13 – 15 October 2010 at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi. The User Conference which brings together ESRI software users from across Eastern Africa to share their experiences and learn more about ESRI’s technology has now been extended to a 3-day event.The GIS industry has shown tremendous growth over the last years and the prospects for further growth are bright. For sustained growth existing hindrances need to be addressed and new frontiers need to be opened. Therefore the objectives of this year’s conference are to:
• Highlight GIS applications in government for economic development and good governance.
• Promote open standards and best practices for the web-based dissemination of geospatial information. • Contribute to the training and development of skilled and qualified GIS professionals. 5th ESRI Eastern Africa User Conference
Date: 13-15 October 2010
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Venue: Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi For more information and registration go to: ESRI