Towards a Spatially Enabled Society

Cover of the book

Edited by: Associate Professor Abbas Rajabifard (2007)

Table of contents

Foreword, Stig Enemark

Foreword, Peter Holland

Foreword, Ian Bishop

Preface, Abbas Rajabifard

Part 1: The Next Generation of Land Administration Systems to  Support Sustainable Development
Chapter 1Land Administration: the Next GenerationPeter Dale
Chapter 2The Global Agenda: Towards Pro Poor Land Tenure Systems and Integrated Land-Use Management for Sustainable DevelopmentStig Enemark
Chapter 3Good Governance: What Does It Mean for Surveyor’s Profession and Contributions?Holger Magel and Silke Franke
Chapter 4E-Government and e-Land administration in Order to Spatially Enable a SocietyPaul Van Der Molen
Chapter 5Institutional Renewal: Challenges and OpportunitiesDon Grant
Chapter 6Natural Resources Information: A Vital Component of the Next Generation of LAS to Support Sustainable DevelopmentBrian G. Lees
Chapter 7The Next Generation of LAS to Support Sustainable Development, Filling the ‘Holes in the Maps’ Tony Burns
Chapter 8Reducing Urban Poverty through Pro Poor Approaches on Land Governance, Spatial Units and Land RegistrationClarissa Augustinus and Ulrik Westman
Chapter 9Spatially Enabling Mortgage Markets in AustraliaJude Wallace
Chapter 10Adverse Possession as Repair Mechanism: Recent Developments and Further ReflectionsMalcolm McKenzie Park
Chapter 11Land Administration and Sustainable Development: Informed for EngagementLisa Ting-Chan
Chapter 12An Evaluation Framework for Land Administration SystemsDaniel Stuedler
Chapter 13Next Generation of Land Administration Systems to Support Sustainable Development Kate Dalrymple
Chapter 14Brave New World: Innovative Tools for Spatially Enabling Land AdministrationRohan Bennett
Chapter 15Spatially Enabling Societies by Shifting the Basic Building BlockMohsen Kalantari
Part 2: SDI development to support a spatially enabled  society
Chapter 16Monitoring SDI Developments to Support a Spatially Enabled SocietyIan Masser
Chapter 17SDI Design to Facilitate Spatially Enabled SocietyAbbas Rajabifard
Chapter 18SDI and the Revolution in Land Administration PolicyJim Riddell
Chapter 19Shared Land Information Platform – Spatially Enabling Western Australian Business and CitizenD. Britton, M. Bradford and G. Searle
Chapter 20Cultural Diversity and the GSDI VisionSantiago Borrero
Chapter 21SDI and Privacy: Conflicting Interests of the Spatially Enabled SocietyBastiaan van Loenen and Jitske de Jong
Chapter 22SDI Management: a Framework to Guide Business DesignT O Chan
Chapter 23Geographically Referenced Statistics within a SDISerryn Eagleson
Chapter 24SDI Development to Support a Spatially Enabled SocietyJessica Davies
Chapter 25Measuring and Modelling the Performance of SDI at the Sub-National Level: Some Research ChallengesKevin McDougall
Chapter 26Re-engineering SDI Development to Support a Spatially Enabled SocietyAndrew Binns
Chapter 27Spatial Data Integration: a Necessity for Spatially Enabling GovernmentHossein Mohammadi
Chapter 28Seamless SDI Model to Facilitate a Spatially Enabled SocietySheelan Vaez
Chapter 29The Role of Urban Planning and Local SDI Development in a Spatially Enabled Governmen Faisal Qureishi
Chapter 30Spatial Enablement Current Activities and Future DirectionsAbbas Rajabifard, Jude Wallace and Andrew Binns
Part 3: Career of Prof Ian Williamson
 Historical Moments in GeomaticsArnold Bregtand Joep Crompvoets
 Message from John McLaughlin  
 Research Contribution of Professor Ian Williamson