International Cartographic Exhibition

INTERNATIONAL CARTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION – FLORENCE 2021

The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) kindly invites all those are interested in participating in the Cartographic Exhibition to report as soon as possible, and no later than 30 June 2021, the total number of cartographic products (divided by category) they wish to exhibit.

Please reserve only the number of panels that are required for your display.

Each panel is a 900mm x 2100mm vertical poster board.

 

CATEGORIES

 

1. Maps on Panels

This category includes not only paper maps, but also all non-paper cartographic products suitable for poster board display, such as relief models or tactile cartography. For details about the panels, see Special Notes about Panels in the Guidelines for participation.

Maximum quantity: 6 panels.

 

2. Charts on Panels

This category includes not only paper nautical and aeronautical charts, but also all non-paper navigational products suitable for poster board display. For details about the panels, see Special Notes about Panels in the Guidelines for participation.

Maximum quantity: 3 panels.

 

3. Atlases

This category is for all non-digital atlas products, whether composed of maps or charts. Atlases will be displayed on shelves, tables, and kiosks in a special area of the Exhibition.

Maximum quantity: 3 atlases.

 

4. Digital Products

This category is for all digital cartographic products except for on-line (web-based) digital cartographic products and services that may also include Spatial Data Infrastructures (Digital Services), whether composed of maps or charts. Digital products will be accessible to visitors in a special digital product area of the Exhibition. For details about this category, see Special Instructions for Digital Cartographic Products below.

Maximum quantity: 5 products.

 

5. Digital Services

This category is for exhibition of on-line (web-based) digital cartographic products and services only that may also include Spatial Data Infrastructures. This category is not part of the cartographic competition and will not be judged. For details about this category, see Special Notes about Digital Services in the Guidelines for participation.

Maximum quantity: 1 digital service.

 

6. Educational Cartographic Products

This category includes both digital and non-digital educational cartographic products. These products will be exhibited on shelves, tables, and kiosks in a special area of the Exhibition. Maximum quantity: 3 products.

 

7. Other Cartographic Products

This category is for all products unsuitable for vertical panel display, or which otherwise do not fit into the previous categories, including globes and tactile maps. These products will be exhibited on shelves, tables, and kiosks in a special area of the Exhibition.
Maximum quantity: 3 products.

 

The total number of panels a National Member of the ICA may reserve is 6 + 3.

 

In any case, the LOC invites all the NM involved in the coordination and selection of the cartographic products for the Exhibition to see the Guidelines for participation.

 

This information will help the LOC to properly plan the exhibition set-up and to offer participants the best visiting conditions.

 

Thanks for your kind cooperation.

 

For more information, please contact Prof. Elena Dai Prà and Prof. Andrea Cantile (exhibition@icc2021.net)