FIG represents the interests of surveyors worldwide
FIG is a United Nations and World Bank recognized non-governmental organization of national member associations and other affiliated members from over 120 countries, and covers the whole range of professional fields within the global surveying community, hereunder surveying, cadastre, valuation, national mapping professionals, geodesy, geospatial experts and quantity surveyors. It provides an international forum for discussion and development aiming to promote professional practice and standards.
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Major FIG Conferences

FIG Congress 2018

FIG Congress 2018

6-11 May 2018,
Istanbul, Turkey

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REGISTRATION


FIG Working Week 2019


22-26 April 2019
Hanoi, Vietnam

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FIG Working Week 2017 in Helsinki, Finland

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PROCEEDINGS

Library

FIG Publication No. 65

FIG Publication no. 65 - FIG Report: The Surveyor’s Role in Monitoring, Mitigating, and Adapting to Climate Change

In this publication the FIG Task Force on Surveyors and Climate Change set out both to explore where and how surveyors could assist the global community in measuring and monitoring climate change, and what part that they could play in adapting to climate change and helping to mitigate its impacts.
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FIG Publication No. 67

Property Taxation for Developing Economies - FIG Report

The purpose of this publication is to promote discussion on a relatively simple, sustainable, speedy and cost-effective system of property taxation which can be introduced in jurisdictions with a paucity of the resources normally required to administer a more complex ad valorem property tax regime. This discussion takes place within the context of existing
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FIG 2017 Proceedings

"Surveying the world of tomorrow - from digitalisation to augmented reality” FIG Working Week 2017.   Proceedings

FIG Peer Review Journal

Since 2008 it has been possible to offer a conference paper for a peer-review, an opportunity that about 10% of presenters take advantage of. The accepted papers that have been presented at a major FIG conference are included in the FIG Peer Review Journal.
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FIG Surveyors Reference Library

The library is a short cut to all papers from FIG Congresses, Working Weeks and other FIG events, as well as so-called recommended papers that are specially selected by the ten FIG commissions. Read more...

FIG Congress 2018 in Istanbul: Read more!     ***   The Article of the Month in April is called: A consideration for a conceptual partnership framework in building spatial data infrastructures in developing countries and is written by Lopang Maphale and Kealeboga Kaizer Moreri.
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FIG Publication - Best Practices 3D Cadastres

At the end of the two most recent 4-year terms, it was decided to collect the best-known practices in a single FIG publication.

FIG Young Surveyors Asian Pacific Meeting 2018 in Japan

The Japan Young Surveyors Network, in collaboration with the FIG Young Surveyors Network, are happy to invite you to the Young Surveyors Netwo...

Copernicus Masters 2018

The Copernicus Masters 2018 launched on 1 April with exciting new opportunities for Earth observation developers and entrepreneurs.    ...

FIG General Assembly 2018 - Agenda and Invitation

The agenda for the XLI FIG General Assembly is now available. Participate in Istanbul 6 and 11 May 2018. Election of new President, Vice Presi...

Delegation from Henan, China visits FIG office - the Danish Geodata Agency receives their member certificate

On 23 March the FIG office got a visit from a delegation out Henan, China, during this meeting the Danish Geodata Agency receives their member...

FIG Platinum Members

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Meeting the President General Assembly 2018

Dr. Chryssy Potsiou was at the General Assembly in June 2014 elected as President of FIG. Get to know Chryssy...


GIM International Interviews Chryssy Potsiou. Read more.

The General Assembly 2018 will take place during FIG Congress 2018 on 6 and 11 May 2018. This year there will be votings for President, two Vice Presidents, Commission Chairs and the destination for FIG Congress 2018.

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Invitation to members


FIG Members Article of the Month

FIG has five different levels of membership and two levels of honorary membership. Through different membership categories 121 countries are represented in FIG. The membership categories are:

- Member Associations
- Affiliates
- Corporate Members
- Academic Members
- Correspondents
- Honorary Presidents
- Honorary Members

Members

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

April's article 2018 is called: A consideration for a conceptual partnership framework in building spatial data infrastructures in developing countries by Lopang MAPHALE and Kealeboga Kaizer MORERI, Botswana. The paper is a peer-review paper and is going to be presented during the FIG Congres 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey. Read more...