News & Events

N17-05-21-japan-QZSS
19 May 2017

Japan's domestic navigation system, the Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS), was designed as GPS augmentation system allowing for centimetre level accuracy when supplementing existing GPS data.

N17-05-21-freightliner-truck-autonomous
18 May 2017

Self-driving trucks have been on the radar for a long time, but the technology is rapidly advancing. Australian fleets are expected to be early adopters due to the size of the country.

N17-05-21-IGS2016report
17 May 2017

The 2016 IGS Technical Report – a comprehensive overview of the activities within the IGS – is now available for viewing and download via the IGS ... read more

N17-05-14-Drugs-and-GPStechnology
11 May 2017

Despite the use of advanced technology by authorities to combat drug smuggling to the United States, organised crime groups in Latin America are still using basic technology to elude them. 

N17-05-14-digital-earth-australia
10 May 2017

Hidden deep within the recent Australian Federal Budget were details for establishing a new service to deliver updated satellite imagery to all Australians.

03
Jul
9.00am to 5.00pm
Paris, France

IGS Workshop 2017 is hosted by IGN, CNES and Campus Spatial of the University of Paris-Diderot in Paris, Between 3-7 July 2017.

31
Jul
9.00am to 5.00pm
Kobe, Japan

The two scientific associations of the IUGG (international Union of Geodesy & Geophysics – http://www.iugg.org...

04
Sep
9.00am to 5.00pm
Longyearbyen, Norway

The University of the Bundeswehr Muenchen and the Norwegian Space Centre are organising the International Summer School on Global Satellite...

18
Sep
9.00am to 5.00pm
Wuhan, China

Held every two years, the ISPRS Geospatial Week (ISPRS GSW) is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive technical conferences focused on...