The Conference Site
The primary plenary, technical and business meeting sessions will be held in the World Trade Center in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. All concurrent sessions, exhibits, breaks and lunches will be held in the same building. The World Trade Center has wireless Internet access to which conference participants will be able to link. For further information about the conference site please visit the website of World Trade Center Rotterdam.
Our host city is Rotterdam, which lies on the west coast of The Netherlands. The main port of Europe is located here. With 580,603 inhabitants, Rotterdam is the second largest city of The Netherlands. The culture and history of Rotterdam is explored on many websites including Wikipedia and the city website also is an interesting source of information. Rotterdam will serve as the European Youth Capital in 2009 and this theme will be visible during GSDI 11. Many public organizations and companies in Rotterdam apply geo information innovatively and it will be possible to see and experience some of these innovations during social events.