FIG General Assembly 2017 – MinutesMaandag 17 juli 2017
FIG General Assembly 2017 – Minutes
The minutes of the 40th FIG General Assembly held in Helsinki, Finland on 29 May and 2 June 2017 are now available on the FIG web sites at: www.fig.net/organisation/general_assembly/agendas_and_minutes/2017/minutes.asp
Through this link you can also download a pdf version of the minutes and the appendix.
Please find here the memo of the Presidents Meeting.
You can also read the report from the General Assembly including discussions and decisions at www.fig.net/news/news_2017/05_ga_report.asp,
The Working Week report at: www.fig.net/news/news_2017/05_ww_report.asp and do also have a look at the proceedings from the Working Week: www.fig.net/resources/proceedings/fig_proceedings/fig2017/index.htm
The FIG Working Week 2017 attracted around 1400 participants from 90 countries. There was a record number of Member Associations present at the General Assembly – in total 69, representing in total 86 votes. Four new Member Associations were approved by the General Assembly, and FIG Council has since May 2015 approved 7 new corporate and 4 academic members.
ELECTIONS AT 41st GENERAL ASSEMBLY 6 AND 11 MAY 2018
Please note that at the General Assembly there will be elections for the positions as FIG President, two Vice President positions and Chairs of all 10 commissions. FIG Council encourages all Member Associations to consider to take active part in the governance of FIG and to nominate suitable candidates for the positions. Nomination forms will be published on www.fig.net in August.