International Cartographic Association (ICA)
Association Cartographique Internationale (ACI)
Asociación Cartografica Internacional (ACI)
Internationale Kartographische Vereinigung (IKV)
ICA Abstracts: https://www.abstr-int-cartogr-assoc.net/
ICA Conference Publications: https://www.ica-conference-publications.net/
1959-06-09 Bern Switzerland
Preparatory conferences prior to creation held: 1956, Stockholm (Sweden); 1957, Chicago IL (USA); 1958, Mainz (Germany FR). Statutes adopted at 1st General Assembly, 30 May 1961, Paris (France).
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.
Events2025-07-28 | Vancouver, BC Canada – International Cartographic 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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