Top 10 Reasons why you should attend State of the Map Scotland

Posted by Hawkeye on 5 September 2015 in English (English). Last updated on 24 September 2015.


30 Sept - 4 Oct 2015

  1. We’ve got lots of great speakers from across Scotland and beyond. The line up includes representatives from government, charities, communities and companies. Check out the programme. talk

  2. There’s a big focus on international development - a day of talks with contributions from many key organisations including NIDOS. Also we have an International Development Fair which concerns all aspects of International Development which we be held on the first day of the conference missingmap

  3. We have great support from a broad number of sponsors - should be some nice goodies…

  4. It’s being held in great venues within the University of Edinburgh / Edinburgh College of Art building

  5. We’re not just talking about maps, we’re making them - on Sunday there is a map making workshop 3d

  6. On Friday 2 Oct, there will be a hands on demo of collecting aerial imagery using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle

  7. We get to celebrate the amazing mapping going on in Edinburgh and across Scotland map

  8. It’s free, but you need to REGISTER for Fri, Sat, Sun here. Sign-up now, places are limited.

  9. If you love maps, there’s no better place to be - there will be a guided tour of the Maps at National Library of Scotland on Friday 2 Oct.

  10. Go to the programme now and think of your own reasons to come! Tweet your reason #sotms15


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