Training course in Digital City Technology for Hebei, China

A group of ten persons from Hebei Bureau of Geoinformation, led by Division Chief Mr. Wang Ruifeng, attends a three week course in Digital City Technology organized by Swedesurvey in September 2012.

The course includes presentations and lectures in 3D City Technology as well as study visits to municipalities and Swedish companies in the field. Different topics are covered, like Laser scanning, Aerial photography, Mobile mapping, Geodesy, National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI), Utilisation of Digital City Models in the society and demonstration of different applications of a 3D City Model.

The subject field Digital City Technology, to create and utilize Geographic information for urban areas, is a highly prioritized national programme in China.