The Locate Conference (Locate16) is the national conference of the spatial and surveying industries of Australia and New Zealand. The event is an initiative of the Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI), Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) and Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) and will be held 12-14 April 2016 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Locate16 is open to all industries and welcomes the ongoing discussion of how technology developed within the spatial and surveying communities can be used to improve the way we work, live and play in smarter societies.
The Conference program will focus on how the spatial and surveying industries are essential to our prosperity, protection, sustainability and ability to grow (build).
The Exhibition (Market Day) is designed to introduce the latest technology and services of the spatial and surveying industries to end-users; encourage networking for greater collaboration amongst organisations; and provide an opportunity for educators, students and the public to meet professionals working in the industry.
The Asia Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards (APSEA) will be held during Locate16 and celebrates the achievements of our industries over the past year with awards delivered by the host organisations: SIBA, SSSI, and GITA.
Tuesday 12th April
9:00am – 4:00pm Locate16 Market Day (Exhibition open to the public)
5:30pm – 7:30pm Welcome Function, held within the Locate16 Expo
Wednesday 13th April
8:00am – 5:00pm Locate16 Expo Open
8:45am – 5:10pm Plenary and Breakout Sessions
2:00pm – 5:00pm Locate16 Market Afternoon (Exhibition open to the public)
6:15pm – 7:00pm Pre-Dinner Drinks, held within the Locate16 Expo
7:00pm – 11:30pm Asia Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards (APSEA)
Thursday 14th April
8:00am – 3:40pm Locate16 Expo Open
8:45am – 3:40pm Plenary and Breakout Sessions
3:40pm – 4:30pm Closing Session
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Dr. Xu Zhong will present within the PROTECT stream at the Locate16 Conference on 12-14 April 2016. The 3-day Conference will present leading industry professionals and researchers focusing on disruptive technology and how it is building a smarter society. Presenter Bio Dr. Xu…
The Locate16 Conference will host an Exhibition ‘Marketplace’ ahead of the Conference program. Secure your stand and introduce your products and/or services to both spatial and non-spatial industries. Exhibitors have the opportunity to engage with visitors attending both the Marketplace Open Day…
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Locate gave 1Spatial excellent exposure to our existing customers and prospects alike. We also had a lot of valuable discussions with delegates on our stand which has since led to a healthy number of leads and closed business.