Joint Board at the UNHGGIM meeting, Seoul, Korea, October 2011.
The Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies (JB GIS) is a
coalition of leading international geospatial societies which can speak on
behalf of the geospatial profession at international level, especially to the
United Nations and other global stakeholders. Its second goal is to coordinate
activities within the geospatial society and organisations.
The JB GIS is a co-operation network and there are no obligations to the
membership neither does the JB GIS collect any membership fees. The current
members of the JB GIS are:
The JB GIS meets normally once a year in normal case linked to one of the
conferences or other meetings of one or two of the member associations.
The JB GIS can appoint ad hoc committees for certain projects and important
topics. Normally these committees shall have clear goals and are normally
appointed for a limited time period.
Joint Board of Geospatial Information Societies (JB GIS)
International Federation of Surveyors
Kalvebod Brygge 31-33
DK-1780 Copenhagen V
Tel + 358 44 357 0911 (direct)
Tel + 45 3886 1081
Fax + 45 3886 0252
Web site: www.fig.net/jbgis