IGN France International : geographic information engineering
IGN France International, subsidiary of the French National Institute of Geographic and Forest Information (IGN), is recognised worldwide as a key player in geographic information engineering. It is involved in the setting up of projects and offers its expertise to foreign policy makers and French companies that are active in export.
Its core business - geodesy, metrology, cartography, databases, GIS and web portals - targets the following fields of activity: cadastre - land assessment, environment, agriculture, security, energy...
On the occasion of SIG 2013 , the Esri francophone conference which took place at Versailles on October 2nd and 3rd, IGN France International made a presentation of the Land Information System project in Uganda and its results.
At the occasion of the INSPIRE conference that took place in Florence at the end of June, IGN France International and RGZ (the Serbian geodetic institute) jointly presented the IGIS project. This project that aims to implement a National Spatial Data Infrastructure, generates data that are compliant with the Inspire European directive.&nbs
IGN France International participated in the official French delegation that visited Tunisia on July 4th and 5th beside President François Hollande. At this occasion, a partnership agreement was signed between OTC (Tunisian Office of Topography and Cadastre) and IGN France International.