Memorandum of Understanding signed

On Monday the 31 August 2015 an MoU, Memorandum of Understanding, was signed between Yunnan Provincial Bureau of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation and Swedesurvey AB.

To the right Mr. Wang Weiguo, Deputy Director General, Yunnan Provincial Bureau of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation and to the left Mr. Fredrik Zetterquist, MD, Swedesurvey AB

The MoU will create new opportunities for a deeper cooperation between Swedesurvey AB and Yunnan within the surveying, mapping and geoinformation area as well as help in the transfer of know-how and experience through technical/professional visits. Also, during the delegation visit, several technical sessions were presented around the following topics:

  • The principles of the INSPIRE directive, the Swedish National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) and some major outcomes from implementing a National Spatial Data Infrastructure (the Swedish Geodata cooperation and the National Geodata portal).
  • The New DEM project in Sweden, including LiDAR technology and social applications.
  • Geodesy and Swedish SWEPOS (CORS) project, planning, technology, method, follow up, financing and RTK social application development.