International Cartographic Association (ICA)
Association Cartographique Internationale (ACI)
Asociación Cartografica Internacional (ACI)
Internationale Kartographische Vereinigung (IKV)
1959-06-09 Bern Switzerland
Founded 9 Jun 1959, Bern (Switzerland), preparatory conferences having been held: 1956, Stockholm (Sweden); 1957, Chicago IL (USA); 1958, Mainz (Germany FR). Statutes adopted at 1st General Assembly, 30 May 1961, Paris (France). Previously also referred to in German as Internationale Gesellschaft für Kartographie.
Advance study of problems in cartographic and geographical information science; initiate and coordinate cartographic and GIS research involving cooperation among different nations; exchange ideas and documents; further training in cartography and GIS; encourage disseminating cartography knowledge.
Events2021-07-19 | Florence, Italy – Conference
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General Assembly of Delegates (every 4 years, at Conference); Executive Committee; Commissions (28); Working Groups (4); Committees (3).
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