23rd FIG General Assembly, Prague
APPENDIX TO ITEM 28
Report for the 23rd General Assembly
FIG Working Week in Prague, 22-26 May 2000
Report of the Congress Director, FIG Congress 2002
The International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) 2002 Congress is scheduled as an eight day meeting in the Washington D.C. Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 20-27 April 2002. Both the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) and the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) will also hold meetings during the same week at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. An exhibit will be held for three days during the Congress. The overall schedule of the Congress is on the following page.
Planning for the FIG XXII Congress is well underway. The committee structure is complete and the committee has met twice over the past few months. Detailed planning is in work for all events.
Meeting room is available for eight concurrent technical sessions. Three plenary sessions are also planned. As recommended by the last Congress Director, each Commission will have an office during the entire Congress.
The American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) and the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) are also planning an extensive technical meeting during the Congress. All FIG Congress attendees will be able to attend any of the ACSM or ASPRS sessions.
The fee structure for the Congress will be about $400 US for full registration.
The schedule of submission of abstracts and Congress themes will be finalized with ACCO during the Working Week in Prague.
We look forward to seeing you in Washington.
13 March 2000