Silver Sponsor


Bronze Sponsor

About the Conference

The Esri Eastern Africa User Conference is the premiere GIS Conference in the Eastern Africa region. Now in its 12th year the conference continues to be the one place where GIS users and IT enthusiasts refer to for the latest advancements in geospatial technologies. The conference also acknowledges organizations which have exceptionally embraced and GIS technology to achieve their set goals.

Joins hundreds of your peers from the region and across the globe in Dar es salaam from 4- 6 October, 2017 to learn, network and share experiences as well as get familiar with what’s new in Esri and complementing GIS technologies.

Program at a Glance

When What
2 & 3 October, 2017 Pre-Conference Instructor-led GIS training
Tuesday 3 October, 2017 GIS for Conservation Seminar
GIS for Water Utilities
 The Future of Land Administration Seminar
Wednesday 4 October, 2017 Opening Plenary, Keynote Addresses, Technical Plenary, Cocktail Reception
Thursday 5 October, 2017 Paper, Sponsor and Technical Sessions
Friday 6 October, 2017 Paper and Technical Sessions, Closing Plenary
Saturday 7 October, 2017 ArcSafari Field Excursion

* Registration for Pre-Conference Seminars is by invitation only

Call for Presentations

The Esri Eastern Africa User Conference covers the entire spectrum of use of Esri ArcGIS technology; projects, best practices, workflows, application development, enterprise implementations and policies in the span of 3 days of the conference. With 25 paper presentation and 20 map gallery slots available the conference offers you a once in a lifetime opportunity to present your work to a global audience. We invite you to present in the following tracks.

Track Theme
Submission Guidelines


Logistics, Distribution, Retail, Banking, Insurance

Guidelines [pdf]


Transportation & Utilities Aviation, Highways & Roads, Logistics & Distribution, Maritime, Energy, Telecom, Water
Local Government County Government, Local Authorities (Municipality), Urban & Regional Planning
National Mapping & Statistics Land Administration, Mapping, Charting, Statistics
Natural Resources Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation, Environmental Management, Mining & Petroleum, Water & Atmosphere
Cross-Cutting NSDI, SDG, Open Data, Education & Research

Conference Rates

Early Bird
  • 1 March - 31 May 2017
  • Your Abstract has to be approved
  • N/B: Apply to undergraduate
  • 1 June - 31 August 2017

Fee Includes:

  • All-days participation in conference
  • Access to Sponsor Exhibition
  • Access to Plenary, Paper, Sponsor & Technical Sessions
  • Conference bag with insert materials
  • Coffee breaks and lunches
  • Cocktail Reception
  • Gala Dinner