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June 01, 2018, 18:21

Past Actions





  • The international symposium Cartography in Times of War and Peace will be held from Tuesday, 2 December to Saturday, 6 December 2014 in Ghent and Brussels.  Organizing partners are the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, the ICA Commission on Map Production and Geo-Business and the Brussels Map Circle.
    Find more information here.
  • The second symposium on "Service-Oriented Mapping" will take place from November 26th to 28th 2014 at the Vienna University of Technology, Austria together with the LBS 2014 symposium. Please have a look at the symposium website: http://somap.cartography.at.
  • The hands-on workshop "Open Source GIS and Modern Webmapping" will be a 2-day workshop on the November 24th & 25th 2014 in Vienna, Austria. It is organized on behalf of the Commission on Map Production and Geobusiness and Commission on Open Source Geospatial Technologies of the International Cartographic Association (ICA).
    Find more information here.
  • A workshop called "Hands-On Cultural Heritage Geospatial Infrastructures - a fundament for collaboration and exchange" will be held during the 19th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies from November 3rd to 5th 2014 in the city hall of Vienna.

  • The workshop "Webmapping and Service-Oriented Architectures" took place from February 12th - 14th 2014 in St.Maarten at the URISA Caribbean Chapter 2014.
    Some pictures can be found here.


  • Working group kick-off: “Preservation of the Geographical Production Process”, an initiative of EuroSDR, Eurogeographics, IGN-B, ICA Commission on Map Production and Geobusiness and Ghent University, 21st - 22nd May 2013 at IGN-Belgium. The participants of this kick-off meeting established a Statement of Brussels.


  • A pre-symposium workshop for the UN community was organised jointly with the ICA Commission on Geospatial Open Source Technologies, Barend Köbben, from 20th to 21st 2013 at the Vienna University of Technology in Vienna.


A workshop on "collaborative mapping" will be held as preconference event for GIS Africa in September 2018.


 Book on Service Oriented Mapping



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