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Events> Symposium> Mapping 2013 : Today, Tomorrow and Beyond...



The British Cartographic Society Annual Symposium was held from Tuesday 3rd to Thursday 5th September 2013 at Hothorpe Hotel, Leicestershire.
PRESS RELEASE:

Mapping Chiefs Unite to Discuss Future of Mapping at BCS Symposium
For what is thought to the first time ever, the heads of the five British Mapping and Charting agencies will come together to discuss the future of mapping in front of an audience of cartographic professionals and enthusiasts. This keynote presentation – ‘probably the most important conference session held in the UK, this year, on the future of mapping’ – acts as a headline for the British Cartographic Society’s 50th Annual Symposium. Part of a year-long celebration of mapmaking... more...
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Platinum Sponsors: Cadcorp, ESRI UK, The GeoInformation Group, Leica Geosystems, Newgrove, STAR-APIC, Victoria Litho become a sponsor or exhibit

The British Cartographic Society’s Annual Symposium is an established three-day training event that provides delegates with the opportunity to gain mapping knowledge from a wide range of world class presentations and interactive workshops.

This enlightening three-day event attracts specialists from private, academic, and government organisations whose common interest lies in using and promoting maps as a valuable communication device. It provides both a valuable and enjoyable opportunity to learn and share information about recent projects, join focused discussion groups and network with colleagues and experts sharing the same interest.

Outside Meeting
“Yet again the family atmosphere of the Symposium makes everyone feel within the Society. The Power of the image theme was well represented in the many varied talks throughout the week”
- PSNI
“Very interesting talks in a great venue. A good opportunity to meet new people and network. Have come away with new ideas and links”
- British Antarctic Survey


Delegates attending Mapping 2013 will be eligible to receive Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points that can be used towards achieving and maintaining the Chartered Geographer (GIS) status. For further information visit the AGI website.


Mapping 2013 is organised by Training4GIS a division of The GeoInformation Group, Telford House, Cow Lane, Fulbourn, Cambridge, CB21 5HB
t) 01223 880077     f) 01223 880097
e) training@geoinformationgroup.co.uk
w) www.training4gis.com
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