PROGRAM
FIG Commission 7
October 7 & 8
Parallel Activities
October 8
Technology Showcase
October 8, 9 & 10
Exhibition
October 9 & 10
Plenary Sessions
October 9 & 10
FESTIVE EVENINGS YOUTH AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC ACCOMPANYING PERSONS

Program overview

Going by the theme of “Revoir notre monde” (Revisiting our World), GeoConference 2014 is a unique opportunity to come together and re-examine our methods, innovate and contribute more fully to addressing the world’s major issues. After meetings and training sessions on October 8 & 9, the plenary sessions held on Octobe 9 & 10 feature the appraisals of international experts and concrete projects carried ou in Canada and in the world. It’s a one-of-a-kind, not-to-be-missed event!

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2014
8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Annual meeting of Commission 7 of Fédération internationale des géomètres (FIG)
Places limited to 130. Accommodation available on site and shuttle service to Québec.
Forêt Montmorency
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2014
9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. FIG Commission 7 annual meeting (continued) Forêt Montmorency
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Parallel activities (your choice):

  • Association de géomatique municipale du Québec (AGMQ)
  • Government of Québec (ACRIgéo) – Meeting
  • Association québécoise de télédétection (AQT) – Training
  • Fédération des géomètres francophones (FGF) – Meeting
  • GéoHack challenge
  • Convergence Network – Conférences

Palace Royal

Palace Royal / M. Victoria

Manoir Victoria

Palace Royal

Palace Royal

Capitole

8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Technology Showcase Palace Royal
5:30 p.m. Ice breaker – Soirée Retrouvailles Chapelle du Musée de l’Amérique francophone
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Exhibition Palais Montcalm
Salle D’Youville et Galerie
9 – 9:15 a.m. GeoConference 2014 opening ceremony Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
9:15 – 12:30 a.m. Plenary session 1
Smart cities and spatially enabled societies
Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
12:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Lunch on site (buffet)
Technology Showcase
Palais Montcalm Foyer
Salle Raoul-Jobin
2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Plenary Session 2
Land management
Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
5:30 p.m. Champlain Evening Espace 400e Bell
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Exhibition Palais Montcalm
Salle D’Youville et Galerie
9 a.m.- 12 a.m. Plenary session 3
Climate change and disasters
Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
12 a.m. – 1:30 p.m Lunch on site (buffet)
Technology showcase
Palais Montcalm Foyer
Salle Raoul-Jobin
1:30 p.m – 4:50 p.m. Plenary session 4
Improving quality of life
Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
4:50 p.m. – 5 p.m. GeoConference 2014 closing ceremony Palais Montcalm
Raoul-Jobin Room
5:30 p.m. – 6 :30 p.m. Swearing-in ceremony for new surveyors Capitole de Québec
Salon Bleu
6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. GeoConference cocktail Capitole de Québec
Hall
7:30 p.m. Banquet evening (dinner and show) Capitole de Québec
Théâtre
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2014
9 a.m. – 12 a.m. Ordre des arpenteurs-géomètres du Québec – Annual General Meeting (including a presentation by Professional Surveyors of Canada Palace Royal
Salle de bal
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