Articles in the Conference Category

Dec 2008 | Comments Off on Bridging the gap between open and institutional mapping


As geospatial technology becomes an integral part of our daily lives, our ‘worldview’ grows and the world becomes a ‘smaller’ place. The technology itself has many facets, managed and used by a growing number of people. To understand how the interactions are taking shape among the various players of geospatial technology, …

Sep 2008 | Comments Off on Future Cities India 2020 Competition Finals

The Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India and Bentley Systems, Incorporated has launched the 2008-2009 Future Cities India 2020 competition finals. Currently in its third year, the competition encourages students to help prepare India’s cities for the year 2020 by providing design solutions to real-world infrastructure challenges. This …

Sep 2008 | Comments Off on Geography in Action

ESRI’s International User Conference draws more than 14,500 attendees

ESRI President Jack Dangermond
In his opening remarks at ESRI’s 28th …

Sep 2008 | Comments Off on Land administration Trends and issues in the Asia and Pacific

19-20 August 2008 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

TThe UN sponsored Permanent Committee on GIS Infrastructure
(PCGIAP) together with …

Aug 2008 | Comments Off on Silk road for information from imagery

The XXI ISPRS Congress, 3-11 July 2008 Beijing, China

The opening ceremony of XXI ISPRS (Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing) Congress was chaired by Prof Yang Kai, President of Chinese Society of Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Cartography. Mr Lu Xinse, Vice Minister of Land Resources of China, Director General …

Jun 2008 | Comments Off on Best practices for sustaining infrastructure

BE conference, May 28-30, 2008 Baltimore, USA

BE conference focused on BEst Practices for Sustaining Infrastructure …

Apr 2008 | Comments Off on Facing Problems, Finding Solutions

Opening Plenary in Allerheiligen Hofkirche

This year more nations than ever before participated in the Munich Satellite Navigation Summit 2008 which was held from February 19th to 21st in Munich, Germany. Organizer Prof. Guenter W. Hein of the Institute of Geodesy and Navigation of the University FAF Munich welcomed 400 guests from …

Dec 2007 | No Comment

A report of the first meeting in Bangalore, 4 September 2007

The International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) met in Bangalore, India, from 4 to 7 September, 2007, to review and discuss Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and their promising applications. The ICG addressed the use of the applications to promote the enhancement of …

Aug 2007 | Comments Off on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation


The 7th International Navigational Symposium on Marine Navigation and …

Aug 2007 | Comments Off on ESRI’s International User Conference Continues to Inspire

IN his opening address at ESRI’s 27th annual International User …