The 24th International Cartographic Conference
took place in Santiago, Chile, 15–21 November 2009.
Conference website (external link)
Proceedings of the conference can be found here (external link).
International Cartographic Exhibition
The winning entries from the ICC 2009 map exhibition are listed below – some of them were featured in our Map of the Month section.
|Globes and atlases||1st: Earth, Australia, details
2nd: Census Atlas of the United States, USA, details
|Hydrographic or maritime navigation charts||1st: Den Norske Kyst, Værøy-Lofotodden, Chart no. 70, Norway
2nd: SCAN Littoral des côtes de France, France, details
|Digital products (maps and digital images)||1st: Geografía Universal Interactiva, Chile, details
1st: Atlas Nacional de España 1986–2008, Spain, details
|Maps and plans of towns and urban areas||1st: Beijing Olympic Venues, Tourism and Transport Map, China
2nd: Diorama Kyoto (Spring), Japan
|Maps based on satellite images and remote sensing||1st: Parc National des Virunga 1:200,000, Belgium, details
2nd: Cobertura del Suelo 2005 1:10,000,000, Mexico, Canada, USA
|Maps for tourism, orientieering and parks||1st: Turistická Mapa – Set of 6 tourist maps, Slovakia
2nd: Red Sea 1:2,000,000, Hungary
|Others||1st: New School Maps of Greece, Greece, details
2nd: Panamap Manhattan, USA, details
|Thematic maps||1st: Canadian Circumpolar Map, Canada, details
2nd: Carte Géologique des Pyrénées à 1:400,000, Spain, details
|Topographic maps||1st: Cordillera Huayhuash (Perú) 1:50,000, Alpenvereinskarte 0/3c, Austria, details
2nd: Carte de Randonnée 4901 Wallis, France, details
|Public vote||1st: Les cartes portolanes. La representació medieval d’una mar solcada, Spain, details|
Too see all exhibited maps, please visit the Winner Map Collection at the Carleton University Library.
Let's Unite in Peaceful Heart
The Web of Global Connections
The Web of Global Connections
Living In a Global World
The Related World
Internet Brings Knowledge to the World And Makes It Globalized
Children Should Not Cry For Sorrow
The Whole Wide World Is Open for Your Dreams
|Victoria Molochko||Ukraine||System of educational geographical atlases in Ukraine|
|Tao Wang||China||Semantics of contour lines’ spatial relation|
|Małgorzata Wieczorek||Poland||Werenskiold Glacier (SW Spitsbergen) – morphometric characteristics|
|Rodrigo Mora||Chile||Retrieving hierarchical information from maps: The role of metric and configurational variables|
|Marcio Schmidt||Brazil||Expert system to classify semantic information|
|Maria Victoria Alves de Castro||Argentina||Nitrates pollution at Hurlingham District waters - Spatial analysis with GIS|
|Diallo Ngagne||Senegal||A diachronic study on the urban growth of Dakar and its impacts|
Unfortunately, Maria Victoria Alves de Castro and Diallo Ngagne couldn't come to Chile and present their work.
To see details and results of the orienteering event, please visit our orienteering page.