Thursday, February 23, 2012

Final Program of the Mobile GIS Conference

Downloadable: The bilingual final program with detailed information on fees.
Up till now we have 125 registered participants (a tendency still growing).
Many exhibitors registered and all sponsor categories are filled with acknowledged domestic and international market players.
Practical information how to pay the registration fee will be disseminated to the registered participants later this week.
Please note, some abstracts are still missing. The speakers are kindly requested to submit their abstract to asap

Legfrissebb, kétnyelvű program / Up-to-date Program (bilingual):
On-line jelentkezés itt lehetséges / On-line registration:
Szállásfoglalás / Room reservation:

Monday, February 13, 2012

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Launch of the first Hungarian satellite Masat-1 scheduled for tomorrow between 11:00-13:00 hours.

The satellite has been developed at the Space Research Group of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.
Official website
(with image gallery, information on the launch, broadcast of the launch, follow on the Facebook, downloadable tracking software, tracking on Google Map)

recent situation: Masat-1 at the Space Center of the European Union in the French Guyana. Image courtesy:

Creative Hungary - Engineering Knowledge - Exhibition opens on February 14 in Budapet

"Creative Hungary - Engineering Knowledge" Exhibition February 14-20, 2012 Budapest University of Technology and Economics
With Thematic Open Days
February 14:  Space and informatics
February 15:  Transportation
February 16:  Architectue, construction
February 17:  Machine engineering

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

HUNAGI Presidential Board Meeting set up Preliminary Program for Mobile GIS Conference today

Picture: Director Eng.Col. László Buga, BCE Dean Prof. Attila Csemez, HUNAGI President Zsolt Barkóczi, HUNAGI Secretary Zoltán Mitnyan and FÖMI Director-general Bence Toronyi at the Presidential Board Meeting hosted by VÁTI Documentation Center in Budapest earlier today (Photo: Gabor Remetey for HUNAGI visuals resource). The output of the meeting was the restructured preliminary program, opening a third track session devoted to Mobil GIS Technologies on the second day of the conference on 22nd March 2012.      Downloadable preliminary program here

UNOOSA-Károly Róbert University College Agreement signed in Vienna yesterday

Photo Courtesy to Dr. Előd Both, Director of the Hungarian Space Office, 2012

Dr. Tibor Bíró, Dean of the Károly Róbert University College at Gyöngyös and Astronaut Takeo Doi, representative of UN Office of Outer Space Affairs in Vienna after the signature  ceremony held at the Vienna Headquarters yesterday.
Károly Róbert Főiskola
Images: HUNAGI visuals resource, 2011
Image credit: KRF, 2012 Courtesy of Drs T.Tomor and Cs. Lénárt

Friday, February 03, 2012

Mobile GIS Conference with international participation

Up-to-date (Feb 10) information in Hungarian with Preliminary Program:
Latest information in English: (will be developed continuously)
On-line jelentkezés/registration:
Hotel registration link

Hotel contact: Ms.Kmetykó, Zita Sales Manager E-mail:
Danubius Hotel Gellért 1111 Budapest, Szent Gellért tér 1. Tel.: +36 1 889 5523Mobil: +36 30 227 6202,
Fax: +36 1 889 5528 
Group code is: HUN220312
Registered participants so far (Feb 10): 79 (Limit is about 200)

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

UNOOSA-KRF SPIDER Regional Office opens in Gyöngyös, Hungary

Liaison of HUNAGI's member institution Károly Róbert College (KRF) Dr. Tamás Tomor informed US yesterday about the following announcement signed by Dean Dr. Tibor Bíró about the establishment of UN's 12th Regional SPIDER Office. 
Official announcement
The Office will be hosted by KRF. The leaders will deliver a short overview at HUNAGI's coming Mobile GIS Conference on this excellent development introducing the major areas of operation started in February.