GREAT DAY CAME, FIG 2018 CONGRESS STARTED

GREAT DAY CAME, FIG 2018 CONGRESS STARTED

 

FIG 2018 Istanbul Congress (26. FIG Congress) and its preliminary events have started in Istanbul with our Chamber hosted.

Under the pre-events of FIG 2018 Congress, Young Surveyors met at the Hilton Bosporus Hotel on May 5-6. Congress started with speech of the General Secretary of the Chamber of Survey and Cadastre Engineers Ali İpek, President of the FIG Prof. Dr. Chryssy Potsiou, Vise-President Mairolt Kakko, President of FIG Foundation John Hohol and on behalf of the Young Surveyors Network

Eva Maria Unger and Ferah Pırlanta Köksal. The congress has done successfully with working groups, workshops, presentations and ‘Charity Dance` by joining of Young Surveyors from many countries of the World

During the same period, the other pre events; BIM-Building Information, Reference Frame In Practice activities and technical trips were also carried out. 

The FIG 2018 Congress started with folk dances from different Anatolian regional choreographies on May 7, 2018 Monday at 9:30.

The event started with the speech of our Chamber President Orhan Kasap, continued with the speeches of former term chamber president Ertuğrul Candaş, Vise-president of FIG and Congress Director Dr. Orhan Ercan, President of the FIG 

Prof. Dr. Chryssy Potsiou and Undersecretary of Ministry of Environment and Urbanization Prof.Dr. Mustafa Öztürk.

Following the opening speeches, the Fair where many international companies and private sector from our country took place has opened.

At the first main session of the day, "Urban Transformation", moderated by Oylum Talu, continued with President of the FIG Prof. Dr. Chryssy Potsiou, Prof. Dr. Ali Parsa from the Royal Agricultural University and Mayor of Kayseri Talas Dr. H. Mustafa Palancıoğlu`s presentations.

The FIG 2018 Congress will continue until May 11 th. 

 

 

UCTEA

Chamber of Survey and Cadastre Engineers

 


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