Presentation SIRGAS 2019

The SIRGAS 2019 Symposium Local Organizing Committee and the Executive Committee are pleased to invite the Earth Sciences Scientific and Technological Communities, as well as students and teachers to participate in the SIRGAS 2019 Events to be held in the city of Rio de Janeiro from November 11 to 14. In this opportunity the GGOS Days 2019 will take place simultaneously in the same venue and a joint session between the SIRGAS community and GGOS specialist representatives has been planned. In the previous week, between November 6 and 8, the 2nd Workshop on SLR in Latin America will be held. This joint effort undoubtedly foresees the presence of international leading specialists in Geodesy who will enrich the SIRGAS 2019 Symposium.

This edition will be organized by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) and the Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ) with the support of the Pan-American Institute of Geography and History (PAIGH) and the International Association of Geodesy (IAG).

The SIRGAS 2019 Events will include:

  • SIRGAS 2019 Symposium: November 11 to 14, and
  • SIRGAS Workshop 2019 in Satellite Laser Ranging - SLR: November 06 to 08;

Venue of Symposium and SLR Workshop:
CDDI - Documentation and Information Dissemination Center - IBGE
Address: Rua General Canabarro, 706, Maracanã - Rio de Janeiro, RJ

Tips for transportation and accomodation to the Simposium.

The Simposium will be broadcast via the web from the link: 

If you have any questions, please contact us at

We look forward to meeting you in Rio de Janeiro

SIRGAS 2019 Symposium Local Organizing Committee.