Nadka Stoimenova, PhD Student on cartography received a travel grand for the OBSERVE-BGNet-EGIDa joint Workshop “Earth Observation for the Social benefit of the Balkans”, Istanbul, Turkey, November 18-19, 2011. The Project Manager for Bulgaria is Assoc. Prof. Peter Penev.
Bulgaria is celebrating the thirteenth World Day of Geographic Information Systems on 16th and 17th of November.
Each year in November the world celebrates the Day of Geographic Information Systems. This year it will be celebrated in Bulgaria on 16th and 17th of November with multiple events at the leading universities in the country and with an Official Cocktail accompanied by Exhibition-Competition for Maps.
A course on GIS Panorama was held in Laboratory on Cartography, University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy. Teachers and PhD students participated. The course tutors were Yana Angelova and Angel Angelov from Geodetect Ltd.
7th Cartographic Conference and 3rd Croatian NSDI and INSPIRE day was hеld in Croatia. The president of BCA, Assoc. Prof. T. Bandrova was invited as a keynote speaker of the event.