FIG News FeedNews from International Federation of Surveyors FIG web site www.fig.neten6/24/2019http://www.fig.net/news/index.aspTake Care: Fraud emailshttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_fraud_emails.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_fraud_emails.asp6/23/2019 2:10:17 PM     ]]>2019 Aubrey Barker Fund/FIG Foundation Course Development Granthttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_aubrey_barker_FIG_grant.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/06_aubrey_barker_FIG_grant.asp6/11/2019 3:48:38 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 Meetinghttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/com7_meeting.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/com7_meeting.asp6/11/2019 3:48:28 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 Geodesyhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_day_of_geodesy.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/05_day_of_geodesy.asp6/11/2019 3:24:08 PMFIG President Rudolf Staiger met with the presidents from IAG and ISPRS and Vice President from ICA.

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FIG Working Week 2019 - Reporthttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_working-week2019_report.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_working-week2019_report.asp6/11/2019 3:23:50 PM     ]]>World Bank Collaboration with FIG - 2018-2019http://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/03_world_bank.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/03_world_bank.asp6/10/2019 3:30:01 PMThe World Bank remains a key FIG strategic partner underpinned by regular collaborative activities on World Bank (WB) platforms. This report highlights FIG Council’s collaborative efforts over the past nine months

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Shifting the Paradigm in Africa Africa Regional Network Meeting 2018http://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/arn_botswana_2018.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/arn_botswana_2018.asp6/10/2019 3:29:47 PMThe Botswana Institute of Surveyors hosted the Africa Regional Network conference on Geo-Spatial Technology Impacts in Africa, and The first Africa Young Surveyors meeting

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FIG Working Week 2019 and General Assemblyhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_ga_ww.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_ga_ww.asp5/16/2019 10:19:55 PMAround 1000 participants from 90 countries found their way to beautiful Vietnam. This was the first General Assembly and Working Week for the new President Rudolf Staiger and his Council.

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FIG General Assembly 2019 - Invitation and Agendahttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_general-assembly-agenda.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/04_general-assembly-agenda.asp4/6/2019 11:04:43 PMFIG Council invites all members to the 42nd FIG General Assembly 22 and 26 April 2019. The agenda is now available.

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Global Surveyors' Day 21 Marchhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/03_global_surveyors_day.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/03_global_surveyors_day.asp3/20/2019 11:04:35 PM21 March has been announced Global Surveyors' Day and this is celebrated around the world.

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New FIG Publication: Best Practices 3D Cadastreshttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/02_3D-best-practice_pub.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/02_3D-best-practice_pub.asp3/4/2019 11:39:13 AMFIG Commission 3 and 7 Work Group on 3D cadastres has been active since 2010. It is a pleasure to present the result of this work collected in this FIG Publication with Best Practices. It is available both in a short FIG pulication version and a long, extended version.

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FIG Partnership Working within the Global Land Tool Network: Annual Steering Committee Meetinghttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/02_gltn_steering_committee.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/02_gltn_steering_committee.asp3/3/2019 2:50:06 PMVice President Diane Dumashie represented FIG at the GLTN Steering Committee meeting as co-lead of the Professional Cluster during the term 2019-20.

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The Association of Polish Surveyors SGP celebrated its 100th anniversaryhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_poland.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_poland.asp3/3/2019 2:27:35 PMFIG President Rudolf Staiger participated in the celebration which also marked his first official appearance as FIG President

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Vice President Dr.Orhan Ercan awarded as the "Istanbul Congress Ambassador"http://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_istanbul.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_istanbul.asp3/3/2019 2:03:24 PMFIG Vice President Dr Orhan Ercan was Co-Congress Director of FIG Congress 2018 that brought the General Assembly and dleegates from all over the world to Istanbul, Turkey.

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Interview with FIG President Rudolf Staiger in GIM International Magazinehttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_Rudolf_Staiger_Interview_GIM.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2019/01_Rudolf_Staiger_Interview_GIM.asp3/1/2019 2:55:59 PMGet to know FIG President Rudolf Staiger better through this personal interview in GIM Magazine

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Thank You Greeting from President Chryssy Potsiou for the term 2015-2018http://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_new_year_greeting-CP.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_new_year_greeting-CP.asp1/3/2019 10:35:27 AMAs we have approached the end of 2018, which coincides with the end of my presidency in the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG), I wish to thank each one of you for being part of this experience...

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ESRI/FIG Free Webinar: Modernizing Land Administration Systemshttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_esri_webinar.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_esri_webinar.asp12/28/2018 3:21:34 PMSign up for the free ESRI/FIG Webinar now. The webinar takes place 10 January.

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FIG Office wishes youhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_seasons_greeting.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/12_seasons_greeting.asp12/21/2018 1:51:31 PMSeasons Greeting and a Happy New Year!
Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année
Fröhliche Weihnachten und Ein Gutes Neues Jahr
Feliz Navidad y Prospero año nuevo!
Kul sanna wa'intum b'kheir
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Glædelig jul og godt nytår

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FIG at United nations World Geospatial Information Congresshttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_FIG_at_UNWGIC.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_FIG_at_UNWGIC.asp12/18/2018 4:56:52 PMAt UNWGIC FIG was involved in several activites during the congress and had also the possibility to pay a visit to Wuhan University,

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Report from FIG Asia/Pacific Capacity Development Networkhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_unwgic_FIG-apcdn.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_unwgic_FIG-apcdn.asp12/13/2018 10:35:21 AMChair of FIG Asia/Pacific Capacity Building Network, Rob Sarib attended UNWGIC in Deqing, China. The highlight session for FIG APCDN was “Operationalizing the UN Integrated Geospatial Information Framework”.

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Celebration of FIG 140 Anniversary and hand over ceremonyhttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_handover_140.asphttp://fig.netwww.fig.net/news/news_2018/11_handover_140.asp11/30/2018 12:11:48 PMFIG President Chryssy Potsiou had organised a very special event that included both a celebration of the 140th anniversary of FIG, many interesting presentations and a hand over ceremony.

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