Dates & Venue

Tuesday and Wednesday, 25 and 26 July 2017. Emperors Palace, Ekurhuleni, South Africa.

Theme and sub-themes

The overall theme for SA GeoTech 2017 is:

Showcasing geospatial and measurement technologies for precision, planning and performance

Within this overall theme, there will be a four, broad sub-themes as follows:

  • Day 1 morning: South African geo-intelligence: what’s available & how it’s used
  • Day 1 afternoon: Technologies for geospatial data acquisition
  • Day 2 morning: Optimising performance with geo-intelligence
  • Day 2 afternoon:  Geo-visualisation tools for decision support

Click here to download the SA GeoTech 2017 information brochure

Subject matter

Within the theme and sub-themes of the conference, there will be a focus on leading-edge geospatial technologies, skills, solutions and applications for architects, business leaders, data analysts, engineers (electrical, mining, mechanical, civil and consulting), managers, quantity surveyors, scientists, project managers and decision-makers from all sectors of the economy. These will include:

  • Measurement tools for infrastructure development – energy, telecomms, construction, housing, transport, education, health and security
  • 3D design technologies for infrastructure projects and planning
  • Technologies for collecting, processing and disseminating geo-intelligence
  • Extracting strategic business value from geo-data
  • Optimising geo-visualisation analysis for enhanced efficiency and decision-making
  • Mapping and navigation technologies for optimised performance across all economic sectors
  • Data management for asset operation and maintenance
  • Geospatial imagery for management support and planning
  • Monitoring and data management solutions for spatially-enabled enterprises
  • Optimising retail and governmental operations with geo-intelligence
  • Software and sensors for resource management – water, mining, agriculture and environment
  • Geo-intelligence for optimising performance across the South African economy

Target audience

SA GeoTech 2017 is a platform for showcasing geospatial and measurement technologies, tools, skills, services and applications. Delegates from across the economic spectrum are welcome. Enhance your technology and geo-intelligence skills and provide your organisation with strategic management insights, enhanced performance and efficiency, as well as added business value.