Nick Land

Delegate representing Esri

Short biography

Nick is a senior manager at Esri with over 20 years experience working in the field of survey, mapping, cadastre, land registration, GIS, LIS and SDIs. Before joining Esri, Nick was Executive Director of EuroGeographics – the European Association representing National Mapping, Cadastre and Land Registry Authorities. Prior to this he was a Director at Ordnance Survey – Great Britain’s national mapping agency. In his current role at Esri, Nick’s main focus is on maximising the value of GIS in support of national mapping, cadastre and SDIs, including INSPIRE implementation.

Nick has a university degree in geography and he is an (RICS) qualified land surveyor. He has also completed a doctorate (PhD) in GIS/LIS. Nick can be contacted at


About Esri

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