- SPECIAL REPORTS
- THE MAGAZINE
Aurora, Colo., June 13, 2006-GeoWeb 2006 is pleased to announce that Autodesk, Inc., San Rafael, Calif.; Lockheed Martin, Bethesda, Md.; Adobe Systems Incorporated, San Jose, Calif.; and GeoWorld Magazine, Chicago, Ill., have become GeoWeb 2006 conference sponsors. GeoWeb 2006 will be held July 24-28, 2006, at the Morris J. Wosk Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia. The conference will feature nearly 70 paper presentations, 13 workshops, keynote addresses, and an exhibit floor, all focused on the convergence of XML, Web services, and geographic information systems.
The new sponsors join platinum sponsor Microsoft, Redwood Shores, Calif.; gold sponsors Google Inc., Mountain View, Calif., and Oracle, Redwood Shores, Calif.; silver sponsors Laser-Scan, Cambridge, United Kingdom, and Safe Software, Surrey, British Columbia; and coffee break and bag insert sponsor LizardTech, Seattle, Wash.
Autodesk has agreed to be a gold sponsor, Lockheed Martin is a silver sponsor, Adobe is a coffee break and bag insert sponsor, and GeoWorld is the official publication sponsor. Conference organizer Galdos Systems Inc. and conference supporter the Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) are looking for more companies to add to the list of well-known sponsors as many opportunities are still available. Details on those opportunities can be found at geoweb.org/2006/sponsorship.asp.
"We are thrilled about the many sponsors who are supporting GeoWeb 2006," said Ron Lake, CEO, Galdos Systems Inc. "With these top companies on board, we are confident this event will be a success."
Sponsorships and exhibit space for the conference are still available, and the full schedule of GeoWeb 2006 is accessible at www.geoweb.org/overview. Registration fees start at US$300. For more information about GeoWeb 2006, please visit www.geoweb.org, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.