Countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States will exchange views on best practices and innovations in the field of geodesy, cartography, cadastre and remote sensing of the Earth at a meeting in Dushanbe
The XLI session of the Interstate Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Remote Sensing of the Earth of the CIS member States will be held from 17 to 19 September 2019 in the capital of Tajikistan.
A delegation of the State Committee on Property of the Republic of Belarus, headed by Chairman of the State Committee on Property Andrei Gaev, will take part in the session.
The heads of services and heads of delegations will report on the implementation of the decisions of the previous session of the Interstate Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Remote Sensing of the Earth, which was held in Tashkent last August, and on the achievements of the CIS member states during the intersessional period.
Joint meetings of working groups on spatial data infrastructure, coordinate and elevation reference systems, issues of cooperation in the field of geospatial information management with subsequent reports on the implementation of tasks and activities implemented within the groups will be held during the session.
In addition, the results of the intersessional period of working groups on geographical names; the results of the development of the «Dictionary of modern terms used in the field of geodesy, cartography, geographic information systems, cadastre and remote sensing of the Earth»; the results of the development of proposals for certification and legalization on the professional labor market of the CIS member states of documents on additional professional education in the field of geodesy, cartography, cadastre and remote sensing of the Earth will be summed up at the session.
The members of the Interstate Council will have to adopt the final documents of the XLI session of the Interstate Council, as well as elect the Chairman of the Council for the next term and outline the date and place of the next meeting.