FIG International Congress 2010

The 24th international congress of the International Federation of Surveyors will take place at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre in Sydney, Australia.

The FIG 2010 keynote speech will be given Monday morning, April 12 by Tim Flannery,
2007 Australian of the Year. He will speak
about climate change, drawing on his book, The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing
the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
, which debuted on
The New York Times bestseller list. 

The 24th international congress of the International Federation of Surveyors will take place at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre in Sydney, Australia.

The FIG 2010 keynote speech will be given Monday morning, April 12 by Tim Flannery,
2007 Australian of the Year. He will speak
about climate change, drawing on his book, The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing
the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth
, which debuted on
The New York Times bestseller list. 

The technical program has several sessions of particular interest to Inside GNSS readers:
TS 2C: Low-Cost GNSS and Other Positioning Techniques
TS 3C, 4C: GNSS CORS Networks –
Positioning Infrastructure, Analysis and
Applications
TS 2D: Deformation Measurement Using GNSS
TS 8C: New GNSS Applications and Developments
TS 10C: GNSS Modernization and Trends

The congress will gather thousands of land professionals and surveyors from Australia, New Zealand, Africa, the Pacific region and around the world for technical programs and a major trade show on this year’s theme, "Facing the Challenges – Building the Capacity."

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