OPEN LAND DATA AND MANAGING OPEN DATA REPOSITORIES WORKSHOP REPORT 2018
REPORT ON THE 4TH IAALD AFRICA CONFERENCE AND THE OPEN LAND DATA AND MANAGING OPEN DATA REPOSITORIES WORKSHOP, PRETORIA 30 MAY -01 JUNE 2018
The 4th IAALD Africa Conference 2018 themed “Agricultural Innovations, Information and Knowledge: Catalyzing the attainment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union Agenda 2063” was held between the 30th May- 01st June 2018 at the Leriba hotel, Pretoria in South Africa. The conference gave an overview on the importance of data and information and ICT in agriculture. Various presentations were done on latest research and practice on Knowledge Generation, Knowledge Management and information Sharing, involvement of Women and Youth in agriculture. Open Data and Open Science and the use ICT in Agriculture. The conference was attended by +-200 delegates from all over the world representing governments, academia, civil society, and the private sector.