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International Cartographic Conferences

The International Cartographic Conference (ICC) takes place every second year in one of the member countries. Every second conference (every fourth year) hosts the General Assembly of the ICA.

To get more information about previous and upcoming conferences, please select one following ICC conferences.

Upcoming ICC conferences

  • ICC 2021 – Florence, Italy
  • ICC 2023 and 19th General Assembly – Cape Town, South Africa

Previous ICC conferences

For older ICCs we currently don’t have any digital information available – except a list going back to 1962. We are constantly trying to add more information about older conferences, but we need your help: if you have any digital or analog documents about past ICCs (proceedings, photographs, documents etc.), please contact the webmasters.

Orienteering at ICC

Orienteering plays an important role at the ICC conferences. Details on the orienteering events and papers at previous ICC conference can be found in the orienteering section.

Further ICA events

Aside of the ICC there are numerous conferences and workshops that are organised by ICA commssions and working groups or endorsed by the ICA – they can be found in the calendar section.

  • Alexander Klaus says:

    Dear ICC -Team,

    I want to ask where we can apply for the map Award (ICA Map Awards at the International Map Exhibition?

    Thanks a lot and regards,
    Alexander Klaus

    1 February 2017 at 12:32 pm
  • Innocent Nmema says:

    Can l become an individual member. I am a land surveyor by profession

    27 December 2017 at 9:45 pm
    • Manuela Schmidt

      Manuela Schmidt says:

      Dear Innocent Nmema, individual persons can’t become members of ICA, only countries or companies. Kind regards, Manuela

      18 January 2018 at 11:09 pm
  • RAFIKA HAJJI says:

    Dear ICC team,

    Can associations of research become members of ICA?

    Thank you in advance

    30 August 2018 at 6:31 pm
  • Irene says:

    Dear ICC team,

    Do you have any division or cooperation organization in Taiwan?


    24 October 2018 at 5:17 am

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