Sixth Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM: Europe

The Sixth Plenary Meeting of the European Region of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM: Europe) will be held from 5 – 6 June 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.

The meeting, which is being hosted by Eurostat, will take place at the Residence Palace, Rue Brussels, Belgium. The meeting will commence at 8:30 on Wednesday 5th June and end at 15:30 the following day. An official dinner is being hosted on the evening of the first day.

The Sixth Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM: Europe will once again bring together senior executives from national geospatial information and statistical authorities within Member States and international geospatial experts from across the region. It will include a half day workshop on developing the Integrated Geospatial Information Framework Implementation Guide, and presentations on global and regional issues and items, together with an overview of the work being carried out by UN-GGIM: Europe.

The draft agenda is available here (updated 2019-04-12): please note that the agenda will be updated periodically.

Venue information:

The meeting venue is the Residence Palace, 155 Rue de la Loi, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium. The closest metro stop is Schuman on metro lines 1 and 5.

You need to make your own hotel booking in addition to your registration.

There are plenty of hotels in the vicinity; a few are indicated here for your information. Please note that there are no hotel rooms reserved or pre-booked for this event.

Close to the meeting venue:

Holiday Inn Brussels – Schuman, Breydelstraat 20-24 Brussels 1040 Belgium
Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi 75, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium
Thon Residence EU, Rue d’Arlon 81, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium
Hotel NH Brussels EU Berlaymont, Karel de Grotelaan 11/19, 1000 Brussel, Belgium

Further afield:

Hotel Motel One, Rue Royale 120, 1000 Brussels, Belgium (close to metro stop Parc also on lines 1 and 5)

Registration Form