8 August 2016: The CVC Conference Report now available. EULIS was well represented at the “Common Vision Conference 2016 – Migration to a Smart World”, which was organized by the Netherlands Kadaster on 5-7 June 2016 in Amsterdam. Managing Director, Rik Wouters, presented the e-Justice portal and its inter-connection of land registers. EULIS President, Pekka Halme, chaired a session on the effect of smart cities on the cadastral land registry.
We are pleased to inform you that the Joint Conference of PCC, EuroGeographics and EULIS will be held in Bratislava on 16 – 18 November 2016. The main topic of the meeting will be “Role of the Cadastre and Land Registration in the Interaction with Partners”.
On Friday June 17, the ITEM (Institute for Transnational and Euregional cross border cooperation and Mobility) organised a workshop in Maastricht titled “Towards a Euregional Market of Transactions in Immovable Property and Hypothecary Financing“. EULIS was represented by Gerard Leenders.
More than 175 participants from national mapping cadastre & land registry authorities, public, private sector and academia attended the very well organized conference hosted by Kadaster.
On April 13th 2016, EULIS held the Annual General Meeting in London. The meeting was hosted by Her Majesty’s Land Registry (HMLR) at the Government Actuary’s Department called the Finlaison House.
Following the opening speech by the EULIS Chair, Pekka Halme, the Head Policy Department HMLR, Ms Nicky Heathcote, welcomed all delegates. She referred to EULIS as an important European portal for sharing cross border land information.
James O’Boyle was welcomed to the EULIS board as the new representative of Ireland.
On April 13th the EULIS annual meeting will be held in London. This year HMLR England & Wales will be the host. The event will start with a dinner the evening before. In addition to the standard agenda items of finances, reporting activities 2015 and changing of board members, much attention will be given to the future role of EULIS after the new portal of the DG Justice is implemented.