Organisers

International Conference on Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Urban and Rural Development

November 18 - 20, 2015 , Kigali - Rwanda

The International Conference on Geospatial Technologies for Sustainable Urban and Rural Development is jointly organised by the College of Science and Technology of the University of Rwanda, through its research Centre for Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing (CGIS) and the Department of Geography, in collaboration with the Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente (UT/ITC), The Netherlands.

Conference co-chairs

Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Twarabamenye
Prof. Mr. Dr. Jaap Zevenbergen

Scientific committee

Prof. Mr. Dr. Jaap Zevenbergen (Chair)
Prof. Dr. Emmanuel Twarabamenye (Vice-Chair)
Prof. Dr. Ir. Tom Veldkamp
Prof. Dr. Ing. Verdiana Grace Masanja
Prof. Dr. Elias Bizuru
Prof. Dr. Andy Nelson
Dr. Richard Sliuzas
Dr. Sherif Amer
Dr. Theophile Niyonzima
Dr. Charles Bucagu
Dr. Monica Lengoiboni
Dr. Alphonse Nkurunziza.

Steering committee

Prof. Manasse Mbonye , Principal of CST – University of Rwanda
Prof. Dr.Ir. Tom Veldkamp, Rector of ITC/University of Twente
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Verdiana Grace Masanja, Director of research – University of Rwanda
Dr. Gaspard Rwanyiziri, Director of CGIS – University of Rwanda

ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Dr. Gaspard Rwanyiziri (Chair)
Dr. Sherif Amer (Vice-Chair)
Dr. Jean Pierre Bizimana (Secretary)
Ms. Clarisse Kagoyire (Organizer)
Dr. Emmanuel Havugimana (Member)
Mr. Alban Uwacu Singirankabo (Member)
Mrs. Saskia Tempelman (Member)
Mr. Frodouald Nsanzumuhire (IT)
Mr. Jean de Dieu Haragirimana (Administration & Logistics).