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Friday, September 22 • 13:00 - 17:00
Geospatial Data Community of Practice - Work Session II

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CGIAR Consortium for Spatial Information (CGIAR-CSI) is the geospatial science Community of Practice that facilitates CGIAR’s research using geospatial data and analysis. CGIAR-CSI coordinates community-wide activities to bring CGIAR’s spatial scientists together through communications, geospatial datasets and publications, and convening in various events to represent CGIAR in the geospatial domain of expertise. 

In this meeting, along with many partners expected to join, 13 CGIAR-CSI Member Institutes will be officially represented:

- Bioversity International: Hannes Gaisberger
- CIAT: Glenn Hyman, Sylvia Kalemera
- CIMMYT: Kai Sonder
- CIP: Henry Juarez
- ICARDA: Chandrashekhar Biradar
- ICRISAT: Murali Gumma
- IFPRI: Zhe Guo, Liangzhi You
- IITA: Tunrayo Alabi
- ILRI: Catherine Pfeifer
- IRRI: Nasreen Khan
- ITC: Sander Zwart
- IWMI: Salman Siddiqui
- WorldFish: Shwu Jiau Teoh

1:00 pm
Crash Course on Python for GIS and Remote Sensing
Robert Hijmans, UC Davis

2:30 pm
Center Updates
- IITA: Tunrayo Alabi
- ILRI: Catherine Pfeifer
- IRRI: Nasreen Khan
- IWMI: Salman Siddiqui
- WorldFish: Shwu Jiau Teoh

3:30 pm
Demo of RDCA: CeRES for Geospatial Data
Todd Slind, SpatialDev

4:00 pm
Business Meeting
Jawoo Koo, IFPRI

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Jawoo Koo

Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI
Jawoo is a Senior Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and a co-pioneer of the CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture. At IFPRI he leads Spatial Data and Analytics Theme. Jawoo also serves as the Global Coordinator of the CGIAR Consortium... Read More →


Friday September 22, 2017 13:00 - 17:00
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