The International Society for the History of the Map
Corsairs and Pirates in the Eastern Mediterranean, 15th -19th century|
Nicosia, Cyprus, 17 Oct 2014
Conference "Corsairs and Pirates in the Eastern Mediterranean, 15th -19th c." The Sylvia Ioannou Foundation announces the 2nd International Scientific Conference on The Greek World in Travel Accounts and Maps, entitled "Corsairs and Pirates in the Eastern Mediterranean, 15thâ19th c.". The aim of the Conference is to highlight the historical dimensions of a phenomenon that has recurred in the Mediterranean history up to the end of the 19th century. Download the provisional conference...Read more...
ICHC 2015 - Call for Papers|
Antwerp, 15 Oct 2014
The organisers of the 26th International Conference on the History of Cartography (ICHC 2015), to be held in Antwerp (Belgium), 12-17 July 2015, announced the call for papers. Proposals are welcome on all aspects of the history of cartography, listed in the conference themes. Abstracts should be submitted no later than Wednesday 15 October 2014. Please, find more information on the conference website. Members of the Society are encouraged to consider the active participation in the conference,...Read more...
ICA - BIMCC Conference|
Brussels, 2 Dec 2014 to 6 Dec 2014
The ICA Commission on Map Production and Geo-Business, the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, and the Brussels Map Circle are organizing a joint international symposium entitled Cartography in Times of War and Peace. The symposium will consist of three events focusing on military cartography, each hosted by one of the contributing partners. For more information and the call for papers please visit http://geoweb.ugent.be/histocarto2014/.Read more...
Digital Heritage Workshop|
Budapest, Hungary, 4 Sep 2014 to 5 Sep 2014
The ICA Commission on Digital Technologies in Cartographic Heritage announced the 9th International Workshop on Digital Approaches to Cartographic Heritage to be organized with Eötvös LOránd University and held at the National Széchényi Library in Budapest, Hungary. This Workshop is addressed to scholars, researchers, map-curators, map-collectors, map-librarians, administrators, digital industry / market operators and students coming from different cultural and educational backgrounds (...Read more...
"1914-1918 : War in maps", June 12, 2014, Programme.|
Paris, BnF, 12 Apr 2014
We remind the map historians that there will be TWO days of conference in Paris, June 12 (BnF/ CFC) and June 13 (ISHmap), about war and cartography. Here is he full programme of the Symposium '14-18 : War in maps", BnF, June 12, 2014. In attached file, presentation and summaries in English. 14/18 : War in maps Symposium BnF / Comité français de Cartographie 12 juin 2014 Place : Bibliothèque nationale de France, site François-Mitterrand, petit auditorium MORNING 9h00 Welcome of the...Read more...
História da Cartografia Ibérica: do Mediterrâneo ao Mundo|
Lisbon, 27 Mar 2014 to 28 Mar 2014
From 27th to 28th March 2014 the III. International Workshop about the History of Iberian Cartography will take place in the National Library of Lisbon. This Workshop is organized by the Centro Interuniversitário de História das Ciências e da Tecnologia (CIUHCT), cf. http://www.ciuhct.com/ For more information see the program.Read more...