Conference program

International cartographic conference to be held at the State Library of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.

7 September to 9 September 2020, Sydney, Australia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conference program coming soon!

Sunday, 6 September 2020

 6 pm - Opening reception, Mitchell Building, State Library of New South Wales

Monday, 7 September 2020

Keynote presentations and a series of lectures

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Keynote presentations and a series of lectures

Wednesday, 9 September 2020 

Morning presentations

After lunch, departure for an optional overnight trip to Canberra including a symposium at the National Library of Australia.

Further information on the conference will be soon available.

Enquiries

Maggie Patton
Manager, Research and Discovery
Email: maggie.patton@sl.nsw.gov.au

 

 

Register for the conference

Further details on the conference program, optional tours and registration will be available soon.

 

Partners

The conference is being organised by the State Library of New South Wales in collaboration with the Australian and New Zealand Map Society, the Society for the History of Discoveries and the International Map Collectors Society.
 

Australian and New Zealand Map Society logo.

Society for the History of Discoveries logo.

International Map Collectors Society logo.

About the State Library

The State Library  is one of the great libraries of the world, with a history dating back to 1826. Everyone is welcome at the Library – our inspiring spaces, rich collections, galleries, and cultural and learning programs are open to all. The Library collections focus on Australia; documenting the history and society of Australian people. 

The Library holds one of the most significant collections of maps and charts in Australia. The estimated size of the collection is over 200,000 items including important maps and charts documenting the discovery and exploration by Europeans of Australia's coast and inland regions.

As  you enter the Mitchell Building  you will encounter the Tasman Map  on the floor of the vestibule, constructed by Melocco Brothers 1939-1941.

Location 

State Library of New South Wales
Corner of Macquarie Street and Shakespeare Place
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia 

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