IC_Cartotechnology International Course

IC_Cartotechnology, an International course on Management and Applied Techniques in Cartography, is conducted by Institut Cartografic de Catalunya (ICC). ICC is the official mapping agency of Catalonia with 30 years of experience in setting up and building new capacities in terms of developing knowledge, infrastructures and added value in Geoinformation. ISDE members will benefit of a 5% discount under code enrolment ISDE_IC2.

IC_Cartotechnology is a capacity-building instrument to provide a wide range of geoinformation professionals with basis of advanced and up-to-date techniques, tools and critical thinking in Geoinformation. IC_Cartotechnology is an international networking platform for attendees, lecturers and professionals; it is the place to exchange different ideas and experiences.

The IC_Cartotechnology is a Semi-presential Postgraduate Program (45 ECTS) consisting of several modules (matters), certified by the Fundació de la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, as well as supported by the Direcció General d’Universitats of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia.

The Program is

  • Beginning in September 2013.
  • 3 terms program: 2 terms attended learning + 1 term distance learning
  • Different enrolment options available: Postgraduate program, itineraries or modules
  • Conducted in English
  • Program size: 15-20 students
  • International high qualified lecturers
  • Focussed on management, networking and social benefit areas
  • Living labs on: Geo-service project management, Applied Cartography and smart cities (IBM), Small Satellites and societal applications, GNSS and EO integration….
  • Total learning effort: 1125h (45 ECTS)

The IC_Cartotechnology offers an optimum scenario to promote the basis for an outstanding institution: 
  • Boosting new ideas and competences along your added valued chain and staff
  • International networking framework
  • Invest in knowledge for internal promotion approach
  • Open your mind to new ideas, visions and benefits


For more information about the enrolment options


Dra. Raquel Serrano Calvo and Dr. Jordi Corbera

Support Centre for the Catalan Earth Observation Programme (PCOT), Institut Cartografic de Catalunya

raquel.serrano@icc.cat        jcorbera@icc.cat

Tel: (+34) 935671500 ext. 3161 or ext. 3280