Schedule

9:00-9:30 AM: Registration & Coffee


9:30-9:40 AM: Opening Remarks 

Faris H. Hadad-Zervos -- Acting Director of the Fragile and Conflict-Affected Countries Group of the World Bank


9:45-10:15 AM: Keynote Speakers

*  Dr. Hussein Farah -- RCMRD Executive Director

Title: 'Who, Where, What Sudan'


* Charles Mona -- Director,GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography, Southern Sudan Centre for Census, Statistics and Evaluation 

   Title:  "Geospatial Data for Post Conflict Reconstruction of South Sudan"


10:15 - 10:40 AM: Event Speakers

* Jonathan Hutson -- Director of Communications

    Title: Sudan Satellite Sentinel Project, its impact


* Dr. France Lamy -- Google.org, Program Manager

Title: "The Power of Community Mapping"



10:45 -11:00 Coffee Break


11:00-12:00 PM: Sudanese telling their Stories

* Mapper story by the community (Max Adoko)

* Student representative remarks - Lual -Vice Chairman of Student Organisations in Kenya

* Open Discussions



12:00-1:00 PM: Lunch



1:00-3:00 PM: Mapping Session

* Technical demonstration

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

* Self-directed Mapping with Q&A

* Open Discussions -- feedback on mapping


3:00 - 3:30 Coffee Break



3:30-4:00 PM: Community Building

* Community building

* Group discussion “next steps” to build mapping community for Southern Sudan


4:00-4:15 PM: A chronicle

* Dr. Bob Arnot -- Physician, international humanitarian

South Sudan, health mapping



4:15-4:30 PM: Conclusion Remarks

Closing remarks



4:30-6:00 PM: Reception at iHub


Optional / if of interest -- Let's have dinner, restaurant to confirmed at the event!


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