CartoTalk Andreas Pammer

We invite you for a CartoTalk by Andreas Pammer from the Austrian BEV on the topic of

Modern Cartography at BEV

BEV – Bundesamt für Eich- und Vermessungswesen is the national mapping and cadastral agency of Austria and has a long tradition in producing maps. Nevertheless, new technologies and new user requirements lead to modern products and map production processes. The presentation will discuss the current cartographic models and map series of BEV and introduce the newest product AMap mobile. A further topic will cover the data provision for European reference datasets.Furthermore, we will have a look on present developments regarding the production processes as well as on possible products in future.

Monday, 27 May 2013, 10:00 am
Research Group Cartography
Erzherzog-Johann-Platz 1, 1040 Wien

Update 3 June 2013: the presentation slides [PDF, 6.5 MB] are now available.

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Austrian Winners of the Petchenik Children’s Map Drawing Competition

A jury selected the best entries from all the maps sent to us in the national Austrian round of the Barbara Petchenik Children’s Map Drawing Competition. Check them out here [German website]!

A selection of the winning maps will be forwarded to the international round organized by the International Cartographic Association.

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Barbara Petchenik-Wettbewerb ist eröffnet

Die Internationale Kartographische Vereinigung freut sich, auch dieses Jahr wieder Kinder und Jugendliche zum Zeichnen von Karten im Rahmen des Barbara Petchenik-Wettbewerbes aufzurufen. Motto des Wettbewerbs 2013 und 2015 ist »My place in today’s world«. Finden Sie hier alle Details zu den Teilnahmemöglichkeiten und -fristen der österreichischen Ausschreibung.

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