MundoGEO#Connect 2012 launches new survey on topics of the event

Participants may suggest issues for forums and seminars of the most important geotechnology event in Latin America

Curitiba, Dec. 20 - MundoGEO # Connect LatinAmerica 2012, industry's largest gathering of geotechnologies in LatinAmerica - which will take place from 29 to 31 of May at the Frei Caneca Convention Center, in Sao Paulo (SP) - is launching a new survey to collect the opinion of the community about the topics to be discussed during the event. Click here to access the form.

The form is only available until 6pm on the following Friday (12/23).The questionnaire is based on the Survey Monkey tool. If the link does not open, copy the following address and paste into your browser: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XTKWCLR

"Since the first edition of the event, held this year, the surveys in the community have been the main tool to ensure the success of MundoGEO#Connect," said Eduardo Freitas, technical coordinator of the event. "We have previously used surveys to define the location, frequency, layout and general topics of MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica. With the current survey, we have the support of the community to make a collaborative effort and choose the main topics to be discussed in forums and seminars of the event, "he concludes.

In the first study launched by MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012, participants helped to define some topics related to the event, such as coverage of Latin America, the attractions at the fair of products and services, the layout and content of seminars, short courses and simultaneous events, among other factors that make the difference in a successful corporate meeting. Here are some fundamental results of this survey:

What is your opinion about MundoGEO#Connect event covering Latin America?
Very good........... 96.7%
Disinterested............... 1.9%
Not important.......... 1.4%

What are your main goals when visiting an exhibit on the geospatial industry?
Evaluate new products and services........... 85.0%
Increase my network............... 55.3%
Seek new partners and suppliers................. 30.3%
Find the current partners and suppliers................... 18.5%
Other.................................... 7.1%

Which moment(s) of gathering would you like to catch during MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012?
Grand opening of the fair of products and services.......................... 49.1%
Opening session............................... 41.6%
Awards success cases......................... 36.5%
People and Organizations awards in the industry............................. 29.7%
Closing session of....................................... 28.3%
Other (specify)................................... 2.1%

As for the mini-courses during the MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012, in your opinion, should they be part of:
Simultaneous to the fair and seminars..................... 57.1%
One day before the event starts............................. 42.9%

What is your opinion about the event MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012 while promoting a Congress or Academic Seminar?
Excellent idea................ 69.5%
Must include lecturers on the panels and debates..................... 21.5%
Not necessary............................ 4.6%
Disinterested.................... 4.3%

Besides the fair of products and services, MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012 will consist of forums, seminars, workshops and mini-courses (the daily schedule and auditorium is available at http://mundogeoconnect.com/2012/grade ). You can follow all the news from MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012 through the event's official website.

MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012

With the theme "Sharing information for a better world", MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012 will emphasize the current challenge of producing geospatial data, following the standards that make their full use simple by the information system users.

In this edition, the spots available at the MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica fair of products and services were increased by 50%. Furthermore, the number of auditoriums for the activities of the event was expanded by 100% in relation to the 2011 event.

About MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica

The MundoGEO#Connect LatinAmerica 2012 is the largest geotechnology industry event in Latin America and will take place between May 29 and 31, at the Frei Caneca Convention Center, in Sao Paulo (SP). With the theme “Sharing information for a better world”, the expectation is to bring together 10,000 people in the field, including participants in the workshops and mini-courses, the exhibit visitors and people connected via webinar and social networks. The event is achieved by MundoGEO with the release of MundoGEO and InfoGPS portals, InfoGEO, InfoGNSS and Mira magazines, as well as international support from OGC, ISPRS and Gita, and dissemination by Directions Magazine, GIM International, V1 Magazine, Professional Surveyor and Geo Connexion. The first edition of MundoGEO#Connect took place between the 14 and 16 of June of 2011 in Sao Paulo (SP), bringing together over 7500 people.

On MundoGEO

MundoGEO, which promotes MundoGEO#Connect, has worked on the production of contents for printed and online media, fairs, seminars, courses and webinars on the geo-information area since 1998. It publishes two important magazines addressed to the sector: InfoGEO, on satellite images and Systems of Geographical Information (GIS); and InfoGNSS, which focus on surveying and cartography. In this area the company counts on MundoGEO Portal, which is updated daily and which provides content in Portuguese, Spanish and English, being the leader of visits in Latin America. Having content partnership with UOL, it works on the geo-location area along with InfoGPS Portal that, along with MundoGEO Portal, has more than 50 thousand registered professionals and more than 5 thousand followers in the social nets. Concerning the sustainability area, it maintains Atitude Sustentável (Maintainable Attitude)Portal, also in partnership with UOL.



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