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United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management Meeting(March 18, 2020)

The meeting of the Working Group on Geospatial Information and Services for Disasters (WG-Disasters) was conducted on March 18, 2020. The meeting took more than 2 hours and discussed the tasks of groups on disasters and Strategic Framework Assessment. Southwest Jiatong University (SWJTU) is a member of the Academic Network of United Nations-Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM).

Professor Saeid (Adam) Pirasteh from the Faculty of Geosciences and Environmental Engineering (FGEE) represented the Southwest Jiaotong University in this meeting. He shared the idea of the geospatial infrastructure management ecosystem (GeoIME) to support the implementation and monitoring of the strategic framework. Finally, the meeting provided general updated geospatial information about the COVID-19.