The University of the Philippines Department of Geodetic Engineering (UP DGE) and Training Center for Photogrammetry and Applied Geodesy (TCAGP) has been organizing the Philippine Geomatics Symposium since 2012. The PhilGEOS a major gathering of educators, researchers and the industry in the field of Geomatics from different parts of the country. It is a good venue to share ideas and experiences to promote the growth of Geomatics and foster collaboration among academe, government, industry, and other organizations.
This year, UPDGE-TCAGP is organizing two Special Symposiums under the PhilGEOS: the PhilGEOS – Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and PhilGEOS – Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) Mapping. The PhilGEOS-UAS Mapping Symposium is aimed at disseminating UAS-related studies and various applications of the UAS technology. It will serve as a forum to discuss issues related to applications and regulations on data acquisitions using UAVs.
Link to PhilGEOS 2015 Website: http://dge.upd.edu.ph/philgeos2015/