Events in 2018

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

30 June - 8 July 2018

18th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on EARTH & GEOSCIENCES - SGEM 2018.  organized by Academies of Sciences,  Universities, Associations and Scientific Centers.
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7-10 July 2018, San Diego, CA - USA

National Security and Public Safety Summit @ Esri UC . Organised by ESRI
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FIG Young Surveyors Network has organised four exciting sessions:

24 July - 26 July 2018 Lagos, Nigeria

2018 FES International Conference: Africa Smart City Agenda - Conceptualising, Creating, Co-Producing.
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04-09 September 2018 , Baku, Azerbaijan

Eurasian GIS Congress 2018  organised by Selcuk University.
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The Fiji GNSS CORS workshop is progressing well. The 3 day workshop is scheduled for 18-20 September and will be in Suva

18-20 September 2018, Suva, Fiji

The Fiji GNSS CORS workshop supported by FIG Asia/Pacific Network (AP CPN) and FIG Commission 5


24-26 September 2018, Melbourne, Australia

TheInternational Symposium and Workshops on “A Smart Sustainable Future for All 2018”. Organised by the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructure and Land Administration (CSDILA) and Centre for Disaster Management and Public Safety (CDMPS), in co-partnership with The World Bank.
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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"  Organised by FIG Commission 7
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1 - 3 October 2018, Cairo, Egypt

The 9th. Mlaha 2018 International Conference & Exhibition organised by the Arab Institute of Navigation (AIN)
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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.  Web site

2-4 October: 6th International Workshop on 3D Cadastres, organised by FIG 3D Cadastre Working group,  Web site

4-5 October: 3rd International Conference on Smart Data and Smart Cities .  Web site

16-18 October 2018, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

InterGeo. Organised by DVW.
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17-18 October 2018, College Park, Maryland, United States

FIG Young Surveyors North America Meeting

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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7-9 November 2018,  ChengDu China

CHINTERGEO 2018 - China Surveying and Mapping Geographic Information Technology Equipment Exhibition.
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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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3 December 2018, Helsinki, Finland

Smart Land Administration Seminar, a Slush Side Event, organised by National Land Survey of Finland (NLS), Aalto University, the Finnish Location Information Cluster, and the World Bank. The side event is held in conjunction with SLUSH (
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