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UNIGIS Connect 2019

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Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam

Main Building - Lecture Hall KC-07

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UNIGIS Connect 2019: Celebrating 40 Years of GI Science & Technologies @ Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

During this UNIGIS event we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Prof. Henk Scholten at the VU. This annual event, for current students, alumni, staff and for anyone interested in UNIGIS will provide an opportunity for networking, for gaining new knowledge and for obtaining inside information about the study programme.

Keynote speakers

Evert Meijer
Co-founder & CEO of Geodan
Evert Meijer will speak about Henk Scholten’s first years at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the establishment of Geodan, the appointment of Henk as professor of Spatial Informatics and the close relationship that Geodan and VU have had in recent decades.


Antonio Camara

Professor at Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Antonio Camara worked with Henk Scholten at the ever changing frontiers in GIS, covering multimedia GIS, spatial data infrastructures, virtual reality and now ‘digital twinning’ and will shed light on the projects they collaborated in, such as INSPIRE and the Lisbon’s Expo 98.

The full programme will be published shortly.


Date: Tuesday June 11th 2019
Time: 12:45-17:15
Location: Main Building VU Amsterdam, Lecture Hall KC-07, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, route.


Do send us an email when you have questions about this event.

Kind regards,

Loes Derikx
UNIGIS Administrator
unigis.sbe@vu.nl

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