Conference and Seminar Proceedings

Workshop Joint FIG Commissions 3 and 8

20-21 July 2021, Prato, Italy


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Workshop Programme

Tuesday, 20 July 2021

  10:00 - 11:00

Introduction of the Summer School


Welcome coffee


14:30 - 15:30

Opening Ceremony

Chair: Enrico Rispoli

Welcome by: Hartmut Müller (chair commission 3), Marije Louwsma (chair commission 8) Enrico Rispoli (Chair Joint Working Group Comm. 3 and 8)

Alessando Pieraccini, President Collegio Geometri e Geometri Laureati della provincia di Prato

Matteo Biffoni, Mayor of Prato


Maurizio Savoncelli, President Consiglio Nazionale Geometri e Geometri Laureati

John Hohol, President of FIG Foundation - [Presentation]

Vladimir Krupa, President of the Council of European Geodetic Surveyors - CLGE


15:30 - 17:00

Session 1: The geo-information and spatial planning nexus, Chair Markus Schaffert

The role of geo-information in spatial planning
Marije Louwsma (The Netherlands)

Spatial information for spatial planning. Data, modelling, analysis
Hartmut Müller (Germany)

Aspects about Spatial Information Management to optimize Spatial Planning and Sustainable Development
Ana Cornelia Badea (Romania)

Automatic real-time update and dynamic online services Italian cadastral cartography system
Maurizio Ambrosanio (Italy) 

17:00 – 18:30

Spatial information management to optimize Spatial planning and Sustainable development, Chair Cromwell Manaloto

Benefits of a nation-wide multi-purpose building data set for land management
Jürg Luethy (Switzerland)

GIS for local governments
Cornel Paunescu (Romania)

The burning earth: the civilization of the desert, elements of sustainable architecture
Hassan Osanloo (Iran)

Young surveyors in geo-information management
Cemal Kivilcim (Turkey)

The Volunteer Community Surveying Programme
Claire Buxton (Canada)


Aperitif/Welcome drink - Free time

Wednesday, 21 July 2021


15:00 - 17:00

Session 3: Spatial information management to optimize Spatial planning and Sustainable development – 2, Chair Hartmut Müller

Welcome Speeches by
Francesco Puggelli - Presidente della Provincia di Prato
Rudolf Staiger - President of International Federation of Surveyors - FIG

COVID-19 Recovery Action Plan for Informal Settlements in the ECE Region - Geospatial Data collection and management: a cross-cutting theme applied across many of the individual Policy Areas
Chryssy Potsiou (Greece)

GISCAD-OV - Project overview - GEOWEB S.p.A - Consultant Project Management Unit
A. Albino Frezza (Italy)

GISCAD-OV - Innovative technical aspects and solutions - SOGEI S.p.A. - Strategy, Innovation & Research
Roberto Capua (Italy)

Towards Digital Twin of Living Environment
Magdalena Grus (The Netherlands)

Urban Regeneration as a part of Spatial Planning and Participation: Cases from Turkey and Germany
Cemre Sahinkaya (Turkey)

Planning for aging neighborhoods. Challenges in (rural) Germany and Smart (geospatial) solutions
Markus Schaffert (Germany)

Technical Programme

Wednesday, 21 July 2021

10:00 – 11:00

Firenze VISIT TO THE I.G.M. Istituto Geografico Militare/Military Geographic Institute


11:00 - 14:00

Free Time in Firenze and back to Prato