This event is co-sponsored by IAG (International Association of Geodesy), FIG (Fédération Internationale des Géomètres), UN Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN-GGIM-AP), ICG (International Committee on GNSS) and PhilGEGS – Philippines Geodetic Engineering and Geomatic Society.
We are proud to announce that our FIG corporate sponsors - ESRI, Trimble and Leica Geosystems are generously providing support for this event.
Commission 5 at the FIG Working Week 2013 in Abuja, Nigeria 6-10 May 2013
REPORT on the Seventh Meeting of the International Commitee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG-7), 5-9 November, Beijing, China
The ICG has been formed as a result of recommendations of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Use of Outer Space (COPUOS), as ratified by the General Assembly of the UN. The International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) is an Associate Member of the ICG. Mikael Lilje was there as the FIG representative to UNOOSA and Matt Higgins was there as FIG’s co-chair for Working Group D.
Commission 5 Newsletter July-October 2012
Commission 5 and 6 Workshop, 18-19 September 2012 Almaty, Kazakhstan
We are pleased to invite you to participate in the fifth FIG
Commissions 5 and 6 Workshop
Commission 5 at the FIG Working Week 2012 in Rome, Italy, 6-10 May 2012
FIG Commission 5 and 6 Technical Seminar "Reference Frame In Practice" - 4-5 May 2012, Rome, Italy
The seminar was organised by IAG (International Association of Geodesy), FIG (Fédération Internationale des Géomètres) and ICG (International Committee on GNSS) and was held at Cassa Geometri 4-5 May 2012 in association with the FIG Working Week, 6th - 10th May 2012, Rome, Italy.
Commission 5 Newsletter March-April 2012
International Committee on Global Navigation satellite Systems, Tokyo, Japan, September 2011
General Assembly for the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics Earth on Edge: Science for a Sustainable Planet June 28 –July 7, Melbourne, Australia
Rob Sarib, Mikael Lilje, Graeme Blick and Allison Kealy participated in the conference as well as the General Assembly and relevant business meetings
FIG Commission 5 and 6 Workshop "Innovative Technologies for an Efficient Geospatial Management of Earth" - Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, 4-8 September 2011
The third FIG Commissions 5 and 6 Workshop on “Innovative Technologies for an Efficient Geospatial Management of Earth Resources” will be held for the first time in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, 4-8 September 2011.The Workshop is organized by the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG), Mongolian Association of Geodesy Photogrammetry & Cartography (MAGP&C) and Siberian State Academy of Geodesy (SSGA).
Commission 5 at the FIG Working Week, May 2011 Marrakech Morocco
Read about Commission 5 activities at the FIG Working Week and the Commission 5 working plan for 2011-2014.
3rd International Colloquium - Scientific and Fundamental Aspects of the Galileo Programme in Copenhagen, Denmark
FIG Commissions 5 and 6 Workshop on “Innovative Technologies for an Efficient Geospatial Management of Earth Resources” - Blue Bay Recreation Centre, Zyryanovsky Region, Kazakhstan, 3-7 September 2010
Incoming Chair of Commission 5, Mikael Lilje, attends IGS workshop and Vertical Rates Symposium, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 28 June – 2 July 2010
Commission 5 at the FIG Congress 2010 in Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010
Read about the highlights from FIG Commission 5 2009 activities as well as a report on 1st Asia Oceania Regional Workshop on GNSS, report on "AuScope" VLBI Project Status and Report on Cost Effective GNSS. Please also notice the Call for Ideas for FIG Commission 5 Work Plan 2011-14.
Commission 5 Newsletter, November 2009 - Report on FIG Regional Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam, 19-22 October 2009
This Commission 5 Report provides an overview of activities at the 7th FIG Regional Conference in Hanoi, Vietnam. FIG Commission 5 coordinated several technical sessions during the Conference in the areas "Global and Regional Observing Systems and Services", "GNSS CORS Infrastructure and Standards", and "Asia Pacific Reference Frame". Please read the report at view the pictures from the conference.
FIG attends IAG 2009 ”Geodesy for Planet Earth” - Buenos Aires, Argentina, 31 August – 4 September 2009
FIG Commission 5 and 6 and SSGA Workshop on “Innovative Technologies for an Efficient Geospatial Management of Earth Resources” - Listvyanka, Russian Federation, 23-30 July 2009
The 2nd International Conference on Machine Control &
Guidance to be held in Bonn, Germany, 9-11 March 2010 is co-sponsored by
FIG Commission 5 and 6.
FIG Commission 5 deals with activities concerning the science of measurement acquisition of accurate, precise and reliable survey data related to the position, size and shape of natural and artificial features of the earth and its environment. The Commission is organised with one Steering Committee and four Working Groups.