Exclusive Round Table

Capacity Building

In order to take the geospatial industry to next level, there is inevitable need to build strong and efficient resources.The situation boosts high hopes and motivates a drive toward take-off. But it also triggers serious challenges focussed on the capacity building processes which are crucial to the professionals and students for converging geospatial careers and educational practices.

  • Is the country well equipped to meet the human resource requirements of this sector?
  • Is the country utilising full capabilities of the available geospatial workforce and finds these sufficient?
  • Is the country well prepared to face the challenge of procuring competent human resources?
  • Are education and training institutions playing effective roles in producing fit-for-job graduates?
  • Are geospatial organisations, industry and academia designing an integrated and competitive regional response to global challenges and opportunities?