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ICC 2011

ICC 2011

The 25th International Cartographic Conference and
the 15th General Assembly of ICA took place in Paris, France,
3–8 July 2011.


Proceedings of the conference (ISBN 978-1-907075-05-6) can be found here (external link)


General Assembly Documents

The conference hosted the 15th General Assembly of the ICA.

Agenda of the 15th General Assembly in ParisEnglish
Appendix 1 – Moscow 2007 minutesEnglish and French
Appendix 2 – President's reportEnglish
Appendix 3 – SG reportEnglish
Appendix 4a – Treasurer's reportEnglish
Appendix 4b – AccountsEnglish
Appendix 5 – Proposed BudgetEnglish and French
Appendix 6 – Strategic planEnglish
Appendix 7a – Guidelines for conferencesEnglish
Appendix 7b – Support for conferencesEnglish and French
Appendix 7c – Guidelines for ICA officersEnglish
Appendix 7d – National reportsEnglish
Appendix 7e – National member organisationsEnglish
Appendix 8 – CommissionsEnglish

Final Minutes (in English an French)


International Cartographic Exhibition

A huge number of maps and map products was exhibited during ICC 2011, for a full list please check the PDF catalogue. The winning entries are listed below – some of them were featured in our Map of the Month section.

Topographic maps1st: Bohinj (Julian Alps – Triglav – Krn – Crna Prst), Slovenia, details
2nd: Dolomiti di Brenta, Italy
Maps based on satellite images and Remote Sensing1st: Bhutan, Austria, details
2nd: Antarctic, Norway
Hydrographic or maritime navigation Charts1st: Oslo Havn, Norway, details
2nd: Port de Djibouti, France, details
Maps and plans of towns and urban areas1st: 1:10,000 Street Map (Series SM 10C), Hong Kong, details
2nd: Guide Map of Karaj Municipality Areas, Iran, details
Thematic maps1st: The Beautiful Game: a world of football, United Kingdom, details
2nd: Geological Map of SADC, South Africa
Maps for tourism1st: Panoramic Tourist Map of Resort Sunny Beach, Bulgaria, details
2nd: Hiking routes between Salmi and Oittaa, Finland, details
Others1st: Kii-Kinki 360º Panorama Map, Japan, details
2nd: Carte en Relief d’Afrique, Algeria
Educational cartographic resources1st: South America, Italy, details
2nd: France Physique – Administrative, Ukraine, details
Atlases1st: Landscape Atlas of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic, details
2nd: New Zealand Photo Atlas, Australia, details
Atlases: educational cartographic resources1st: Grosser Kozenn-Atlas, Austria, details
2nd: Jacaranda Atlas, seventh edition, Australia, details
Globes1st: Globe of the Moon, China
Digital products1st: Litto 3D sur l’île de Ré et sur les îles Ėparses, France, details
2nd: Katmai National Park and Preserve, USA, details
Digital products: educational cartographic resources1st: eAtlas of Global Development, United Kingdom, details
2nd: Columbus, school maps, Sweden, details


Barbara Petchenik Children's World Map Competition

186 drawings from 31 countries were exhibited. Too see them all, please visit the Winner Map Collection at the Carleton University Library. We also have a PDF list. A jury selected the following winning entries:

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Travel Awards

Maythm Al BakriIraqUser Generated Content and Formal Data Sources for Integrating Geospatial Data
Andrius BalciunasLithuaniaThe Possibilities of Functionality Research of Interactive Internet Maps
Haosheng HuangChinaIncorporating context-aware collaborative filtering into Location Based Services
Adonis KouameIvory CoastCartographie du Risque Bilharzien a Partir de L’utilisation Combinee de la Télédétection et du SIG
Silvija MarinovaBulgariaCross border maps and disaster management
Andre MendoncaBrazilWhat do people prefer and what is more effective for maps: A decision making test
Milad NiroumandIranOptimal Visualization of Satellite Imagery and Superimposed Vector Data; a New Trend to the Conceptual Visualization of Land-Use Maps
Jean Marc PhiliusHaitiCréation d’une plateforme technique de SIG en Haïti / définition des référentiels de base


Orienteering event

To see details and results of the orienteering event, please visit our orienteering page.


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