What is the IGSM?
The IGSM is the International Geodetic Student Meeting, an annual meeting of geodesy students. The goal of this meeting is to set up contacts between geodesy, cartography, photogrammetry and geoinformatic students world-wide. Furthermore, the IGSM is a platform to present the cultural and professional characteristics of the host city to an international geodetic community. Each year, the IGSM takes place at one of the IGSO member’s university.
The first IGSM (International Geodetic Student Meeting) was organized in the Netherlands by geodesy students from Delft University of Technology. The IGSO (International Geodetic Student Organization) was founded in the 4th IGSM in Graz, Austria. At the moment 93 member schools from 34 different countries belong to IGSO.