Events in 2023

Seminars and Symposia organised or co-sponsored by FIG and its Commissions are highlighted with special colour.

7 - 8 September 2023, Tokyo Japan

International Conference on Science and Technology for Sustainability 2023 – Transforming Society to Become Resilient and Sustainable Beyond Catastrophic Disasters
Organized by the Science Council of Japan, the Japan Hub of Disaster Resilience Partners (JHoP), and the National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED)
Streamlink on YouTube

9 September 2023, Shenzhen (China) and online

International Seminar on BioData and AI
Organized by ISC - CODATA and China National GeneBank (CNGB)
Information and registration

19 September, 2023 - Online

Distinguished Lecture Series - International Year of Basic Science for Sustainable Development 
SDGs for “Zero Hunger” and “Life On Land” 
Professor Eleonora Bonifacio will provide an overview of the mechanisms that lie behind the carbon storage and stabilization capacity of the soil, the relationships between soil characteristics and the invasiveness of alien tree species, which threaten biodiversity, and the mechanisms allowing plant survival in harsh, low-fertility situations.
Organized by the GeoUnions, in partnership with the ISC

20-23 September 2023 Frankfurt Germany

62nd German Geography Conference - Deutscher Kongress für Geographie (DKG)
Planetary Futures - Organised by IGU
DKG is the largest Geography Conference in Germany. It will be held as an in-person meeting in September 2023 in Frankfurt. About 1,500 papers will be presented in more than 300 sessions. In addition, there will be lectures, panel discussions, poster sessions, and a wide range of field trips. 
Early bird registration is open until July 17, and late registration ends September 19. 
Conference website

27-29 September 2023, Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina

5th Congress on Cadastre organised by Geodetic Society of Herceg-Bosnia
More information

2-4 October 2023, Deventer, the Netherlands

FIG Commission 2 (Education) and 7  (Cadastre and Land Management) Annual Meeting - Digital Transformation for Responsible Land Administration.
Register now and submit your abstract

5-6 October 2023, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Regional ISTT Conference, organised by the Institute of Surveyors Trinidad & Tobago and CASLE.
More information at:

8 October 2023 (Sunday) - University of Delhi (hybrid mode)

Organized by the Geodiversity Group, with the support of the IGU Executive Committee and the Centre for Environmental Studies and Disaster Management (CESDM), Miranda House, University of Delhi, India.
Link for registration

10-12 October 2023, Berlin, Germany

Intergeo - Inspiration for a smarter world
Register through FIG and get free access to the fair with the FIG voucher code: IG23-FIG
Register here

11 October 2023, 9am GST, Online

11-13 October 2023, Gävle, Sweden

The 11th International FIG Workshop on the Land Administration Domain Model / 3D Land Administration 
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14 October 2023, Hong Kong

HKIS Land Surveying Division (LSD) Annual Conference 2023, “Connecting the City with Geospatial Intelligence” 
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27 - 28 October , 2023 - Beijing, China

International Workshop on Geography and Sustainability
Geographic and sustainable development: Challenges and opportunities
The International Workshop on Geography and Sustainability 2023 aims to identify the challenges and explore the opportunities associated with geography and sustainable development. All submissions addressing sustainable development from a geographical perspective will be warmly welcomed.
Conference website

 8-10 November 2023, Gyeonggi Provice, Republic of Korea

Smart GEO Expo 2023, hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport of the Republic of Korea with LX, Land and Geospatial Informatix Corporation as Secretariat and organizer and supported by LH, Korea Land and Housing Corporation.

8-10 November 2023, Kintex 2 Exhibition Center, Republic of Korea

FIG Young Surveyors Network Asia and the Pacific 4th Regional Meeting

 21-24 November 2023, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2023 conference on Land Policy in Africa - Protecting Sustainable Land Governance in Africa for Accelerated Implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area organised by Africa Union, ECA, African Development Bank Group
Concept note
Call  for papers

22 – 23 November 2023, Reykjavík Iceland

2nd international symposium on plastics in the Arctic and Sub-Arctic Region 
Information and registration

27-29 November 2023, Guangzhou, China

Chintergeo organised by China Surveying Mapping and Geographic Information Technology Equipment Exhibition

4-6 December 2023, Tel-Aviv, Israel

FIG Commission 3 Workshop and Annual Meeting
FIG Commission 3 Workshop and Annual meeting “Mitigation Strategies for the SDGs: Harnessing Spatial Information”; held in conjunction with the 2nd Ramon International Geospatial Intelligence 360 (GeoInt360) Conference
FIG Commission 3: We encourage you to use the VIP early bird tickets, available until 15 September at  (tick the FIG3 box when registering).
Call for papers