The IMOLA project has run for some 2 years and is coming to an end. On Thursday, January 28th 2016 ELRA organised a closing conference in Brussels. EULIS, partner in the project, was represented by Gerard Leenders, EULIS Technical Expert and Rik Wouters, Managing Director.
The European Commission organised on Wednesday January 27th a kick-off meeting for the Interconnection of Land Registers (ILR) project. The delegates from almost 20 EU member states and several European association. Of course EULIS was one of the most important ones, represented by Gerard Leenders, EULIS-expert and Rik Wouters, Managing Director.
During the EULIS Board Meeting in Dublin, Frank Tierolff was presented with the “Bengt Kjellson award” consisting of a medal of honour and a certificate. This award has been specially set up for people who have made a significant contribution to EULIS.
EULIS together with 4 european leading mapping, cadastre and land registry associations and the Netherlands’ Kadaster organises a joint conference 5-7 of June in Amsterdam.
Bengt Kjellson, the former Chair of the EULIS Board, was given a special award on Wednesday November 18th. The award was handed out by Rik Wouters, Managing Director, during the ELF Directors’ Forum in Brussels. The award is named after Bengt himself and in the future we hope to award it to more people who contributed to the further development of EULIS.
EULIS together with EuroGeographics Cadastre & Land Registry Knowledge Exchange Network (C&LR KEN) held a very successful joint workshop attended by more than 50 delegates from 25 countries.