FIG News FeedNews from International Federation of Surveyors FIG web site www.fig.neten12/15/2019http://www.fig.net/news/index.aspWebinar - Fit-for-Purpose Land Administration with LADMhttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/12_esri-webinar.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/12_esri-webinar.asp11/29/2019 8:29:55 AMESRI has organised a webinar on 4 December - read more and register now

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8th Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM-AP - Asia Pacific Capacity Development Network Reporthttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/11_ap_cdn.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/11_ap_cdn.asp11/28/2019 4:02:11 PMThe FIG Asia Pacific Capcity Development Network (AP CDN) were invited by the President of the United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management for Asia and the Pacific (UN GGIM AP), to participate in its 8th Plenary Meeting held in Canberra – Australia on 3-5 November 2019

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FIG Commission 3 Annual Meeting and Workshop 2019https://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_com3_event.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_com3_event.asp10/29/2019 5:08:35 PMThe event, held in Romania, addressed the roles of the geospatial community in shaping the future of urban and regional development. Cemal Özgür Kivilcim reports from the event.

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FIG at Intergeo 2019https://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_intergeo-report.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_intergeo-report.asp10/2/2019 1:36:58 PMFIG was represented with a well visited stand at the 25th Intergeo in Stuttgart. Prior to Intergeo FIG Council held a council meeting.

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Stories of Change - New GLTN Publicationhttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/10_gltn_stories.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/10_gltn_stories.asp10/2/2019 9:32:01 AMFIG has been part of the GLTN Network since its start in 2006 and has been involved in the development of the tools that are now being used. Get an insight in the outcomes of selected projects from the GLTN Phase 2 programme.

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Call for Nominations for Vice Presidenthttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_call_nominations-VP.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_call_nominations-VP.asp9/30/2019 6:28:57 PMFIG Council encourages Member Associations to consider nominations for the two positions as FIG Vice President for the term 2021-2024. Election will take place at the Geenral Assembly 2020 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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Intergeo: Free registration with FIGhttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_intergeo.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_intergeo.asp9/6/2019 3:38:44 PMSecure your free entrance ticket to Intergeo through FIG. Register now. Come and visit the FIG stand Hall 4, Stand E4.032.

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2019 FIG Commission 7 Annual Meeting in Seoul, Koreahttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/08_com7-report.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/08_com7-report.asp9/4/2019 7:45:23 AMMore than 100 commission 7 people from 23 countries met in Seoul in August 2019. Chair of FIG Commission 7, Daniel Paez reports from the succesful meeting.

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FIG Foundation announces new grantshttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_foundation.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/09_foundation.asp9/3/2019 7:34:07 PMFIG Foundation invites to submit application for five different types of grants.

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SURCON Train the Trainers Workshop: Challenges and Opportunities in Fit-for-Purpose Cadastrehttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_surcon.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_surcon.asp9/3/2019 6:03:01 PMThe SURCON annual workshop for training of tertiary institutions survey and geo-informatics educators was held in Kano state with the aim to increase the awareness oon the desirability of fit-for-purpose aprroach in surveying and cadastre.

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Call for Bids for FIG Working Week 2024https://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/08_call_for_bids-ww2024.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/08_call_for_bids-ww2024.asp8/29/2019 5:20:11 PMFIG Council announces the bidding material for the FIG Working Week 2024. All member associations are encouraged to consider to submit a bid. Election of the destination will take place at the Working Week 2020 and General Assembly in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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The FIG Governance 2021 Debate is soon to start!https://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_governance_tf.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_governance_tf.asp8/2/2019 11:05:08 PMThe FIG Task Force on Govenance 2021 is to set to go live  in the upcoming weeks- we have devised an interactive approach and will be trailing a digitally communication platform, providing you with a means to debate on strategic questions , information resources, and signposts to thought leadership.

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Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems Workshophttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_ap_cpd-fiji.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_ap_cpd-fiji.asp8/2/2019 10:20:19 PMFIG AP CDN convened two sessions at the workshop held in Suva, Fiji 24-28 June 2019

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Shanghai International Symposium of Space and Future Conferencehttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_shanghai.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_shanghai.asp8/1/2019 4:31:04 PMNew era, new system and new planning – building a sound and better territorial and spatial planning system was the theme of the conference

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Report on the 4th Joint International Symposium on Deformation Monitoring (JISDM)https://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_jisdm.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_jisdm.asp8/1/2019 3:25:43 PMThe symposium aimed to connect research in deformation measurement / techniques, analysis and interpretation with advanced practice.

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FIG General Assembly 2019 Minuteshttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_ga-minutes.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/07_ga-minutes.asp7/20/2019 7:44:58 PMThe first General Assembly with the new Council with President Rudolf Staiger in the chair was held in Hanoi, Vietnam as part of FIG Working Week 2019.

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Invitation: FIG Commission 3 Annual Meeting and Workshophttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/com3_event_romania.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/com3_event_romania.asp7/16/2019 12:57:30 PMCommission 3 annual meeting will be held in Cluj-Napoca, Romania 23-28 September 2019 together with Romanian Surveying Week. Register now.

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Take Care: Fraud emailshttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_fraud_emails.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_fraud_emails.asp6/23/2019 1:10:17 PM     ]]>2019 Aubrey Barker Fund/FIG Foundation Course Development Granthttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_aubrey_barker_FIG_grant.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_aubrey_barker_FIG_grant.asp6/11/2019 2:48:38 PMThe Aubrey Barker Fund and the FIG Foundation are seeking applications for grants with the objective of building the capacity of academic institutions teaching surveying in developing countries, and of providing support in teaching and developing their curriculum more effectively.

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Invitation to FIG Commission 7 Annual Meetinghttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/com7_meeting.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/com7_meeting.asp6/11/2019 2:48:28 PMThe meeting will take place 5-9 August 2019 in Seoul, Korea - read more and register now to attend.

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International scientific societies meet in Hannover for the Day of Geodesyhttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_day_of_geodesy.asphttps://www.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_day_of_geodesy.asp6/11/2019 2:24:08 PMFIG President Rudolf Staiger met with the presidents from IAG and ISPRS and Vice President from ICA.

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