Accession Number : AD1008562

Title :   Geography 2050, November 19, 2014

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : University of Kansas Lawrence United States

Personal Author(s) : Dobson,Jerome E

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Report Date : 04 Feb 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : On November 19, 2014, the American Geographical Society hosted Geography 2050, a high-level symposium including top representatives of the Gates and Clinton Foundations, Google, the Earth Institute at Columbia University, the Open Geospatial Consortium, and many other institutions/companies at the very forefront of current policy and business. More than 250 government leaders, corporation executives, academics, and NGO executives attended. Mr. Robert Cardillo, Deputy Director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, was our keynote speaker.

Descriptors :   SYMPOSIA , CENTRAL AMERICA , Guatemala , GEOSPATIAL INTELLIGENCE , consortiums , executives , corporations , governments

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE