Thousands land professionals to meet in Istanbul for FIG 2018

  • Published by Ozgur Tore

Thousands of surveying and land professionals from across the globe will meet in Istanbul to debate and get inspired, particularly on current developments and contributions that will allow the profession to be continually armed with knowledge and best practices.

Every four year FIG-International Federation of Surveyors organises a congress. The XXV International Federation of Surveyors Congress is held 16–21 June 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

Elections at FIG General Assembly: new president 2015-2018 is Chryssy Potsiou, two new vice presidents are Rudolf Staiger and Diane Dumashie.


As a result of joint efforts of Turkey’s Chamber of Survey and Cadastre Engineers and Istanbul Convention & Visitors Bureau (ICVB) the 2018 FIG Congress will take place in Istanbul, Turkey.

Speaking about FIG 2018, ICVB Chairman Ibrahim Çağlar said that the success of Istanbul is not a coincidence. Istanbul that hosted several important congresses before has already registered its name as an important congress and convention destination. Mr. Çağlar added that uptrend of Istanbul in the industry will continue.


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