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Dr Arthur L Allan Is FIG Honorary member and shares his FIG experiences and involvements with you in this story that he has written at an age of 90.  ...

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Call for nominations for Chairs Elects for the 10 FIG Commissions

All member associations are encouraged to consider if you have a qualified candidate. Read more about the nomination and the commissions.

Opening of the 11th Training Summer School in Naples Italy

Despite COVID-19 challenges our Italian colleagues decided to hold this workshop including young colleagues and students from Romania, Turkey,...

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Meeting the President General Assembly 2020

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Staiger was elected President at the General Assembly in May 2018

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The General Assembly 2020 has been cancelled due to COVID-19 and postponed to 2021.

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FIG publishes each month the FIG Article of the Month. This is a high-level paper focusing on interesting topic to all surveyors.

The Article of the Month October 2020 is written by Florian Thiery et, al SPARQLing Geodesy for Cultural Heritage – New Opportunities for Publishing and Analysing Volunteered Linked (Geo-)Data This paper gives a general introduction into the concept of Linked (Geo-)Data, followed by a Best Practice example of semantically modelled Ogam Stones in Wikidata. Read more...

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