Events in 2018

Seminars and Symposia organised or co-sponsored by FIG and its Commissions are highlighted with special colour.

15 - 16 June 2018, in Tokyo, Japan

FIG Young Surveyors Asian Pacific Meeting 2018 in Japan. Japan Young Surveyors Network with the support of FIG Young Surveyors Network will hold a FIG Young Surveyors Network Asian Pacific Meeting in Japan on 15th – 16th June 2018. Asian Pacific young surveyors meet up in Japan and improve our network. The FIG Foundation supports the meeting to invite developing countries Young Surveyors to come.

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21 - 23 June 2018, Olsztyn, Poland

Baltic Geodetic Congress (BGC Geomatics) 2018, which will take place at the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland, on the 21-23 of June 2018.
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30 June - 8 July 2018

18th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on EARTH & GEOSCIENCES - SGEM 2018. The events are organized by the most distinguished world Academies of Sciences, many Universities, Associations and Scientific Centers from all over the world.
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7-10 July 2018, San Diego, CA - USA

National Security and Public Safety Summit @ Esri UC . The National Security and Public Safety Summit @ Esri UC is the world's largest GIS event dedicated to public safety, national security, and homeland defense. Every year, professionals from around the world, including executives, analysts, intelligence personnel, and frontline staff, attend to discover how Esri software, services, and partner agencies help build safer communities.
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24 July - 26 July 2018 Lagos, Nigeria

2018 FES International Conference: Africa Smart City Agenda - Conceptualising, Creating, Co-Producing. The event will be held at the Julius Berger Lecture Theatre at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Nigeria.

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04-09 September 2018 , Baku, Azerbaijan

Eurasian GIS Congress 2018 - Selcuk University is going to realize an international congress together with "Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Institute of Geography. The congress aims to help exchange scientific information, share practical experiences, develop visionary approaches for studies to be conducted in the future, and implement scientific and cultural interactions. 
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24-26 September 2018, Melbourne, Australia

The International Symposium and Workshops on “A Smart Sustainable Future for All 2018”. The symposium will bring together the academic and research community with frontline stakeholders in government, industry and professional bodies to explore the state of play (in knowledge and practice), identify local, national, and global challenges, and discuss recent research and innovative solutions that address all facets of achieving our common aspirations for a smart and sustainable future for all.
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24-28 September 2018, Bergen - Norway

FIG Commission 7 Annual Meeting and International Seminar on "Cadastre in a digital world - Nordic and Global Perspectives"  It is a great pleasure to invite you to the FIG Commission 7 Annual Meeting 2018 and International Seminar being held at the Hotel Zander K, Zander Kaaes gate 7, 5015 Bergen, Norge, Europe . The venue for the Annual meeting 2018 has been decided as on the excellent air links to many other countries inside and outside Europe at once the colorful Norwegian city of Bergen offers many cultural highlights and is also considered a gateway to majestic fjords. More information and the program can be found at the web site.
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1 - 3 October 2018, Cairo, Egypt

The 9th. Mlaha 2018 International Conference & Exhibition. The Arab Institute of Navigation (AIN) is pleased to invite you to participate in the international conference “GNSS THE KEY TO INNOVATION”. Melaha 2018 will be held in Cairo, October 1-3, 2018 at Concorde El Salam Hotel.

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1-5 October 2018, Delft, The Netherlands

1-5 October: ISPRS Technical Commission IV Symposium 2018  (BGC Geomatics) Web site

1-2 October: 13th 3D GeoInfor Conference. The 3D GeoInfo Conference aims at bringing together international researchers from academia, industry and government in the field of 3D geoinformation. The conference offers an interdisciplinary forum to researchers in the fields of data collection, advanced modelling approaches, data analysis and visualisation.  Web site

2-4 October: 6th International Workshop on 3D Cadastres, organised by FIG 3D Cadastre Working group, held joinly with the ISPRS Commission IV 'Spatial Information Science' symposium (1-5 October 2018), the 13th 3D GeoInfo conference (1-2 October 2018), and the 3rd international conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities, SDSC2018, formerly known as UDMS  (4-5 October 2018) Web site

4-5 October: 3rd International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities . The 3rd International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities will present novel research concerning the use of information and communication technologies in Smart Cities, and will also provide a forum for senior researchers to establish collaborations on new research projects in this domain. Web site

16-18 October 2018, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

InterGeo. Organised by DVW.
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23-25 October 2018, Melbourne, Australia

10th Multi-GNSS Asia (MGA) Conference
Joint Seminar of FIG Commission 5
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29-30 October 2018, Bucharest, Romania

GEOPREVI 2018, Geodesy for Smart Cities
Joint Seminar of FIG Commission 5, 6 and 10 Symposium
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7-11 November 2018, in Athens, Greece

 FIG/UNECE/UIA/CEEC conference: “Impact of Megatrends and Solutions for the Built Environment and Real Estate”

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6 - 9 November 2018 Havana - Cuba


The Latin American Society of Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Systems, in SELPER - CUBA Chapter, whose is join with the National Union of Architects and Construction Engineers of Cuba, UNAICC, Geosciences and Chemistry society, the Technical Commission of Hydrography and Remote Sensing and The Projects Front Survey Commission are happy to invite you to the XVIII International Symposium and the XXXVI Selper Coordinators Meeting. Members of society and non-members may participate.

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18-20 November 2018 Sydney, Australia

11th ICEC WORLD CONGRESS / 22nd ANNUAL PAQS CONFERENCE , International Convention Centre Sydney, Australia

The event, which also features the 3rd International QS BIM Conference, is expected to attract over 400 local and international participants from a variety of professions including; Quantity Surveyors, Cost Planners, Cost Engineers, Cost Estimators e.g. Attendees will meet over the 3 days to discuss the latest techniques, standards and issues facing the industry today and in the future. 

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24-28 November 2018 Cairo, Egypt

GeoMEast© 2018 International Congress and Exhibition - "Sustainable Civil Infrastructures: Structural Integrity" . The Middle East's Geotechnical, Geosynthetics and Infrastructures Conference in 2018.
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26-30 November 2018 Suva, Fiji

Pacific Islands GIS and RS User Conference 2018: Transforming Pacific Resources and Infrastructure Management using GIS & RS
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