BIMCC-ICA Joint Symposium on History of Cartography- 1-6 December, Ghent, Belgium

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December 2-6, 2014 – Ghent and Brussels, Belgium 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.The 2nd EuroSDR Workshop on the Preservation of the Geographic Production Process will take place on December 1-2, 2014 at at Ghent University, campus Sterre, Krijgslaan 281, building S8, 9000 Ghent. Discussion will be about how to preserve our heritage of cartographic production methods and how to finance preservation and research in a national and international context.