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EFGS 2019 Conference

9–11 October 2019 Manchester, United Kingdom

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First prize for a paper on spatial issues at IAOS

We have the pleasure to announce that the International Association for Official Statistics (IAOS) decided that Vianney Costemalle from Insee will receive the first prize for the 2019 IAOS Prize for Young Statisticians (YSP). The awarded research “Detecting...

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Janusz Dygaszewicz elected for the next term of EFGS presidency

Dr Janusz Dygaszewicz, the Director of ICT Systems, Geostatistics and Census Department in Statistics Poland was elected for the next term of the European Forum for Geography and Statistics presidency. The announcement took place during the GISCO Working Group for...

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Registration for EFGS 2019 conference is now open!

We are pleased to announce that registration for the 12th European Forum for Geography and Statistics is now open! This year's event will be held at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel in Manchester on the 9th and 11th October 2019. The conference will bring together...

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EFGS on GISCO and UN GGIM: Europe–ESS–UNECE meeting 2019

On 28 and 29 March 2019 in Eurostat (Luxembourg) two meetings took place: GISCO Working Group Meeting: Integration of statistical and geospatial information – the meeting with National Mapping Authorities and National Statistical Institutes and Joint UN-GGIM: Europe –...

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EFGS on Geospatial World Forum, Amsterdam 2019

11th edition of Geospatial World Forum will be held in Amsterdam, 2 – 4 April 2019. The Forum is a collaborative and interactive platform, which demonstrates collective and shared vision of the global geospatial community. It is an annual gathering of geospatial...

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