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9:00-9:30 AM: Registration, Coffee

9:30-10:00 AM: Keynote Speakers

(15 min)  Joe Mucheru , Google , Sub Saharan Africa Lead

(15 min) Government of South Sudan  Representative

(15 min) RCMRD

10:00-10:45 AM: Event Speakers

(15 min) France Lamy,

(15 min)  UNOSAT, Geneva/ Not under our watch / Clooney’s team

(15 min) Africa Region World Bank/ Southern Sudan

10:45-12:00 PM: Introductory Workshop

Led by Map Maker Advocates

(20 min) Mapper stories by Advocates

(40 min) Technical demonstration of Map Maker

(15 min) Group discussion of mapping strategy; sign up for regions

12:00-1:00 PM: Lunch

1:00-3:00 PM: Mapping Session

Led by Map Maker Advocates and technical Googlers

Small groups of conference participants will be paired with Map Maker expert

(30 min) Hands-on Mapping Exercise

(1.5 hr) Self-directed Mapping with Q&A

3:00-4:00 PM: Community Building

Led by Map Maker Advocates and Googlers

(1 hr) Group discussion “next steps” to build mapping community for Southern Sudan

4:00-4:30 PM: Conclusion Remarks

Led by South Sudan, Google

(30 min) Closing remarks

4:30-6:00 PM: Reception