Overview of FIG Task Forces for 2011/2014

  A FIG Task Force researches and advises on matters of an administrative or of a general policy nature.  They will normally be of short duration and will be concluded on the presentation and acceptance of their reports by the council and, where necessary, the General Assembly. Their composition, chairs, terms of reference and work […]

World Cup venues: From dust to dreams

  Take a closer look at the 12 stadiums hosting this year’s matches and compare the finished buildings to recent imagery taken during construction.

WorldCup 2014 Dashboard

  The World Cup 2014 kicks off in Brazil on 12 June 2014. Esri is helping soccer fans keep up to speed on all things related to the 2014 World Cup. Explore the venues that will host the games and click through each tab to learn more about the countries in each group and to […]

AfricaGEO the geospatial highlight of 2014

  The AfricaGEO 2014 conference looks set to be the geospatial highlight of the 2014 calendar. Over six hundred delegates have registered for the event and the exhibition area is sold out. The conference programme features 102 papers covering cadastres and land tenure; technology, engineering, precise surveying and scanning;  GIS, SDI, and data management; remote […]