FIG Working Week 2017 that will take place in Helsinki, Finland, 29 May – 2 June 2017 ::
The Working Week is jointly organized by FIG and the two Finnish member associations in FIG, the Finnish Association of Geodetic and Land Surveyors (MIL) and the Finnish Association of Surveyors (MAKLI). The FIG Working Week is also supported by the National Land Survey of Finland (NLS).
The First day of the General Assembly and the working week was attended by 1400 registered participants, and about 400 papers presented and member associations from 92 countries.
TS01I: Improving Land Market Operations and Access to Credit for a Better Future
Chair: Mr. Steven Nystrom, United States , Rapporteur: Mr. Manohar Velpuri, Denmark
Private markets thrive on a healthy real estate sector, which in turn thrives on healthy financial markets, infrastructure, and transparent data. This session will examine these fundamentals of a strong real estate sector and how they can be strengthened to support a growing economy in the 21st Century.
FIG Standards Network Session
Chair: Dr. David Martin, France
Mr Manohar appraised about FIG liaison with ISO TC 307.