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09:00-10:00 Registration (Entertainment) ---------------
10:00-10:15 Opening Hon. Faiyaz Koya OPENING
10:15-10:30 Philip Müller Memorial Address Audrey Aumua OPENING
10:30-10:45 Welcome Address USP Anjeela Jokhan Dean OPENING
10:45-10:55 Conference Overview Wolf Forstreuter OPENING
10:55-11:15 Conference Photo OPENING
11:15-11:45 --------------- Morning Coffee --------------- ---------------- OPENING
11:35-11:55 The European Union's Copernicus Marine Service – Applications in the field of Ocean Governance and Climate Change Matthias Reusing DATA
11:55-12:15 CSIRO and GEO Blue Planet/AOGEOSS Andy Steven DATA
12:15-12:35 New Constellations, New Capabilities, and Future Opportunities Peter Kinne DATA
12:35-12:55 Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing in the cloud Ken Mathers DATA
12:55-14:00 --------------- Lunch--------------- ----------------
14:00-14:20 Geospatial Systems and Sharing Data Steven Ackerly DATA
14:20-14:40 The Pacific GIS & Remote Sensing Council and the Pacific Surveyors and Geospatial Council Wolf / Jens INSTITUTION
14:40-15:00 ISPRS - International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing: Serving society with information from images". Petra Helmholtz INSTITUTION
15:00-15:20 The MOU between the New Zealand Institute of Surveyors and the PGSC, an update Christopher Pearson INSTITUTION
15:20-15:40 --------------- Afternoon Coffee --------------- ---------------- DATA
15:40-16:00 Open Data and its Benefits to Society: Remembering the Buchenwald Concentration Camp Martin Isenburg DATA
16:00-16:20 Information services using satellite-based remote sensing technology from Japan Tsugito Nagano DATA
16:20-16:40 Open Map Tool for National Disaster Management Office in Fiji Jiuta Korovulavula DISASTER
16:40-17:00 Microsoft & Windows 10 Support Problems for Trimble Warren Eade DATA
17:00-17:20 Radar Data Availability for Fiji Hirdeshni Gautam DATA
19:00-? --------------- Cocktail at USP --------------- ---------------- ---------------
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08:40-09:00 Improved Protect Areas in Vanuatu using open-source GIS (with Senior Conservation Officer Rolenas Baereleo, Vanuatu) Ryan Wright DATA
09:00-09:20 Radar, Imagery, Elevation and the Pacific Peter Kinne DTM
09:20-09:40 Forest Change Analysis as Wall to Wall Mapping for Fiji REDD+ Viliame Tupua FOREST
09:40-10:00 Integrating External Ground Points in Forests to Create DTMs from Dense-Matching Photogrammetry Martin Isenburg FOREST
10:00-10:20 Accuracy Assessment of Wall to Wall Forest Change Detection in Fiji Lanieta Rokotuiwakaya FOREST
10:20-10:40 Majuro Atoll: 1-Meter Digital Elevation Model - Improving Elevation Mapping in the Pacific Maria Kottermair DATA
10:40-11:00 --------------- Morning Coffee --------------- ---------------- ---------------
11:00-11:20 Improving collection and access to high-quality statistical data Phil Bright DATA
11:20-11:40 GIS and Regional & Coastal Tourism Development EIA guidelines Ryan Wright ENVIRONMENT
11:40-12:00 Using supervised learning for modeling biogeochemical parameters in New Caledonia with MODIS ocean color Guillaume Wattelez ENVIRONMENT
12:00-12:20 Integrating GIS tools into EIA and expanding the CESMP in Projects for economic development. The case of Port Vila Urban Development (PVUDP) Williams P. Ganileo ENVIRONMENT
12:20-12:40 Improved Protect Area data in Vanuatu using open-source GIS Rolenas Tavue Baereleo ENVIRONMENT
12:40-13:00 Flash floods impact mapping in Pacific Island urban environment using 30cm satellite imagery Emmanuel Bouniot DISASTER
13:00-14:20 --------------- Lunch --------------- ---------------- ----------------
14:20-14:40 DigitalGlobe’s next generation constellation and value-added applications Andrew Steele DTM
14:40-15:00 Open-source based French NSDI: platform and ecosystem for collaboration Nadège Orlova DATA
15:00-15:20 Digital Atlas of Micronesia -- A new online-GIS standard for the Pacific Islands Maria Kottermair DATA
15:20-15:40 Sharing Data and Innovation Mehrnoush Ghorbani DATA
15:40-16:00 --------------- Afternoon Coffee --------------- --------------- ---------------
16:00-16:20 News of the Pacific Drone Dashboard Nathan Smith DATA
16:20-16:40 Latest of the PARTner Project Kate Crowley Unclear yet
16:40-17:00 Pacific Regional Navigation Initiative a Project with Future Keleni Raqisia Unclear yet
19:00-? --------------- Yaqona Ceremony at USP Bure --------------- ---------------- ---------------
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08:40-09:00 Maritime Boundaries in the Pacific, the latest update Malakai Vakautawale MARITIME
09:00-09:20 The COMETE project: Use of ocean colour for bloom detection and turbidity survey around Pacific islands Cecile Dupouy MARITIME
09:20-09:40 S-121 Maritime Boundaries Exchange Format Jonah Sullivan MARITIME
09:40-10:00 Coastlines and coast characterization exploiting geospatial cloud computing Rémi Andreoli MARITIME
10:00-10:20 GIS/RS multi-scale approach for the assessment of mangrove species composition and coverage Rocky Kaku MARITIME
10:20-10:40 --------------- Morning Coffee --------------- ---------------- ----------------
10:40-11:00 The monitoring of Maritime Incident using remote sensing and cloud solution Rémi Andreoli MARITIME
11:00-11:20 Estuarine Circulation in the Rewa River, Fiji Edward Anderson MARITIME
11:20-11:40 Maritime Boundary Project in the Region Filimoni Yaya Unclear yet
11:40-12:00 Flood Hazard Modelling for Korova using Total station and UAV Imagery Suluweti Nairaitoga UAV
12:00-12:20 Long endurance, autonomous deep-stall landing Drone technology Richard Russell UAV
12:20-14:00 --------------- Lunch --------------- ---------------- ----------------
14:00-14:20 Innundation Mapping of Suva Harbor Viliame P. Waqa DISASTER
14:20-14:40 Drone mapping of Informal Settlements in support of Census Richard Russell DATA
14:40-15:00 Law Enforcement through Gespatial Crime Database Eseta Dumukuro UTILITY
15:00-15:20 --------------- Afternoon Coffee ------------------------------ ---------------- ----------------
15:20-15:40 Q-Field New Application for Trimble Marco Bernasocchi GNS
15:40-16:00 Developing capability with PacSAFE: An update of the tool and project Lauren Power Unclear yet
16:00-16:20 Integration of open-source-based geospatial functionalities within Land Information System Nadège Orlova LANDCOVER
16:20-16:40 Application of Geospatial information for monitoring and spatial analysis the status of biodiversity among Fanga'uta Lagoon Catchments Savelina Pale Unclear yet
16:40-17:00 QGIS for climate change adaptation. Case studies from three Pacific Island Countries Siu Jione CLIMATE
17:00-17:20 The University of Fiji GeoForAll Lab Edwin Liava'a DATA
21:00-? --------------- Guided Visit through Bars in Suva --------------- ---------------- ----------------
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08:20-08:40 Tectonic deformation in the South Pacific, the effect on spatial references and what GIS professionals can do about it Christopher Pearson Unclear yet
08:40-09:00 The assessment of burn wounds using photogrammetry Petra Helmholtz DATA
09:00-09:20 EMIL - New Caledonia islets beach survey by drones - morphologic evolutions with the climate change Hoibian Thierry Unclear yet
09:20-09:40 Integrated Tsunami Risk Management in Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) : Collaborative mapping to reduce vulnerability Le Duff Matthieu Unclear yet
09:40-10:00 Security and Emergency Management solutions Seyed Miri DATA
10:00-10:20 Valorizing your data and finding out the most suitable key-turn solutions Jean Massenet DATA
10:20-10:40 Monitoring applications and upcoming new Airbus-Intelligence services Seyed Miri DATA
10:40-11:00 --------------- Morning Coffee --------------- ----- ---------------
11:00-11:20 Mapping Forest Degradation Wolf Forstreuter DISCUSSION
11:20-11:40 DISCUSSION
11:40-12:00 Illegal Fisheries Monitoring DISCUSSION
12:00-12:20 Open Source Development Sachindra Singh DISCUSSION
12:20-12:40 UAV Application Herve Damlamian DISCUSSION
12:40-13:00 Open Open DISCUSSION
13:00-14:00 --------------- Lunch ---------------
14:00-14:20 Digital Transformation in Agriculture John Magnifico AGRICULTURE
14:00-14:40 Transition of GIS Development and its Impact at WAF Josua Wainiqolo UTILITY
14:40-15:00 Fiji Elections Office GIS Projects Viliame Vuiyanuca UTILITY
15:00-15:20 --------------- Afternoon Coffee --------------- ---------------- ----------------
15:20-15:30 USP Geospatial Science Programme - Year 3 "We made it !" Aleen Prasad STUDENT
15:30-16:40 3D Modelling of USP Lower Campus using CityEngine and ArcGIS Amrita Lal STUDENT
16:40-16:50 Characterizing Chlorophyll plumes in Fiji Waters from Ocean Color Remote Sensing (OCRS) Timoci Koliyavu MARITIME
16:50-17:00 QBOOK MOODLE: A Year Down The Line; Progress, Challenges & Potential John Kaitu'u Unclear yet
17:00-17:15 Closing of Conference Russell Howorth CLOSING
19:00-? --------------- Closing Cocktail at SPC - GEM --------------- ---------------- ------------------
-------------- -------------- Friday 01.12.17 Different Locations --------------- @@@@@@@@@ @@@@@@@@@
09:00-12:00 Workshops
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12:00-17:30 ----- Picnic at Sandbank Suva Reef ----- Commander 1, Iara ----------------

Updated: 17th November, 2017 - 9am