21-DEC-2017: Dr Asghar Rizvi attends ?ESRI User Conference & Exhibition?
Aligarh, December 21: Dr S Mohd Asghar Rizvi, Interdisciplinary Department of Remote Sensing & GIS Applications, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) attended the ?ESRI User Conference & Exhibition (UC ESRI -2017 INDIA)? on the theme of ?GIS: The Science of where? held at the Leela Ambience Convention Hotel, New Delhi.
During the conference, Dr Rizvi discussed emerging scientific and technological issues such as smart-cities programme in India, drone mapping, statistical analysis of drone data, 3-D mapping, lidar multi-dimension modelling, big data analysis, geospatial for urban transformation and geospatial technology.
He added that geolocation, power of mapping, updating geo information systems and planning for urban, rural and health care infrastructure is not possible without GIS and geospatial technology.?Intelligent 3D city models for smart-cities are also designed and developed with geospatial technology,? said Dr Rizvi.
He further pointed out that geospatial technology benefits the health care industry with database development, identifying areas of disease, geolocation and researching for medical advancement.
More than 250 delegates from USA, UK, Canada, East-Asia and Gulf countries attended the conference. Dr Rizvi also attended pre-conference seminars on ?GIS Educatore forum & Imagery & Mapping Summit?.
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