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September 24–27, 2012, Algarve, Portugal

About the conference

   
The 12th International Scientific and Technical Conference “From imagery to map: digital photogrammetric technologies” is successfully completed.

The conference was held on 24-27 of September in Portugal.


Over the past years the conference has become noticeable event at the GIS market and has obtained the recognition worldwide. Offering an enlightening combination of assemblies, seminars, workshops and group meetings to explore state-of-the-art photogrammetric and remote sensing technologies, conference affords the perfect venue for broadening one's knowledge of the field through discussions and the sharing of experience.


The latest news in digital airborne and space cameras, remote sensing data, innovations in software development, and practical methods for using digital photogrammetry and remote sensing for different economic activities and integrated geoinformatic solutions will be on tap at September's Conference.

Top specialists and chiefs of Russia's state agencies of land cadastre and cartography, as well as the country's oil and gas enterprises, will be participating in the Conference alongside representatives from photogrammetric, GIS and remote sensing companies of other nations.


The range of participants has increased each of the eleven years the Conference has been held. Permanent participants in the conference include representatives of the FSUE Goszemcadastrysiomka — VISHAGI (Russia); the Federal Service for Government Registration, Cadastre, Cartography (Russia); NP AGP Meridian+ (Russia); Gazprom VNIIGAZ (Russia); Surgutneftegas (Russia); European Space Imaging (Germany); Intergraph (USA); Leica Geosystems (Switzerland); Spot Image (France); GeoEye (USA); GEODIS (Czech Republic); DigitalGlobe (USA) and many others (the list of participants in 2011).


At the annual conferences between the years 2007 — 2011, recognized authorities in their areas, such as Prof. Gordon Petrie (UK), Prof. Gottfried Konecny (Germany), Prof. Franz Leberl (Austria) and Prof. Armin Gruen (Switzerland), presented reports on topical developments in photogrammetry and remote sensing.


Sincerely yours,
the Organizing Committee of
the 12th International Scientific and Technical Conference
“From imagery to map: digital photogrammetric technologies”

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Comments book

Mathias Lemmens, senior editor, GIM International

«What made this conference special?...»


Gottfried Konecny, Leibniz University Hannover

«Racurs is to be congratulated in organizing a perfect high level modern photogrammetric conference...»


Gordon Petrie, University of Glasgow

«Conference provided a very busy three days of presentations and discussions...»