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EFGS 2018 Conference

16–18 October 2018 Helsinki, Finland

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EFGS 2017 Conference program

    We would like to inform, that the program of the EFGS 2017 Conference is now available: EFGS 2017 Conference Program Please download the EFGS 2017 Program as a PDF  ...

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Lars H. Backer Prize 2017 – Call for candidates

Lars H. Backer Prize 2017 The Lars H. Backer Prize in memoriam of Lars H. Backer will be awarded for major contributions to the development of a geospatial foundation for official statistics or for significantly improving the relevance of geospatial statistics for...

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The President of EFGS’s official statement during UN-GGIM 7

During Seventh session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM), which was held in UN Headquarters, New York, 2-4 August 2017 the President of EFGS, Janusz Dygaszewicz presented an official statement on item 10...

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EFGS 2017 Conference – Call for Papers

The EFGS 2017 Conference will be organised under three main themes which reflect the main challenges and opportunities for combining statistical and geospatial information. These are: The UN Agenda incorporating the UN-GGIM and the Sustainable Development Goals...

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Jack Dangermond and Greg Scott confirmed for EFGS 2017

We are delighted to announce first guest speakers for EFGS 2017 as Jack Dangermond and Greg Scott. We look forward to welcoming both Jack and Greg to Dublin and other keynote speakers who will be announced soon.   Jack Dangermond is the co-founder and president of...

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