Announcement of the annual NCG Symposium

NCG symposium 2019

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University of Twente - ITC in Enschede
donderdag, 21 november, 2019

Announcement of the annual NCG Symposium

Invitation to participate and presentations

On Thursday, 21 November the NCG organizes its annual NCG Symposium, at the University of Twente - ITC in Enschede.

The symposium is free of charge and intended for all researchers and students of Dutch universities, academies and institutes that are active in the field of Geodesy and Geo­Informatics.

The symposium is also free of charge for everyone else who is interested, for instance professionals from the commercial and operative area.

This announcement is directed specifically at doctoral students, postdocs, and active researchers in the field, with the aim to facilitate the exchange and discussion about research results and activities in the two domains mentioned above. Recently graduated MSc students are also welcome to contribute with a presentation.

This year, the Baarda Lecture will be delivered by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Monika Sester of the Leibnitz University Hannover, Institute of Cartography and Geoinformatics.

For your presentation, we would like to invite you to submit the title, author’s name and short summary (about 5 lines) by 27 September by e-mail to For your convenience, a template is added to this invitation.

The contributions received will be assessed by the program commission and upon acceptance, the authors will be notified about the allocated time slot for their presentation before 15 October.

The symposium includes all active research activities in the domain of the Geodesy and Geo­Informatics. We especially ask for presentations of relevant developments and themes, e.g. like:

  • 3D Geo-Information
  • Monitoring
  • Point Clouds
  • Indoor Geo-Information,
  • Governance of SDI
  • Precision Farming &Forestry
  • Crowd Sourcing
  • Quality of Crowd Sourced Data
  • Geo-Data Science
  • Geo- Ethics/Critical Data Studies
  • Geo-Marketing
  • Environment and Geodesy
  • GNSS

Registration for speakers and participants is required. The registration is in order of submission and the number of participants is limited (full = full).

The deadline for registration is 11 November 2019.

Registration is already open and you can register by sending your name andorganisation/educational institution to

Click here for the full program of the day.

The Board of the NCG would like to ask you to spread this announcement within your organisation and to encourage possible candidates for presentations to subscribe.

The Board of the NCG foundation is looking forward to welcoming you on Thursday, 21 November at the ITC in Enschede.

Best regards,

Ir. S.R. Dijkstra Secretary of the NCG