The Joint PCC & EULIS Conference

We are pleased to invite you to the joint conference of the two organizations

PCC (Permanent Committee Cadastre)
EULIS (European Land Information Service)

In line with the Main title ’The Current Technological Trends in Land Registration’ the conference will delve into the contemporary developments in the field of Land Registration, Cadastre and Mapping while also pointing to possible trends that may shape the future scenario in these fields. The conference will be enriched by the various speakers, both Maltese and foreign, that will present different perspectives both from the local and the international point of view.

The presentations that will be delivered throughout the conference will be of great interest to various stakeholders and will surely bring closer together the common interest that binds together the various Organizations that deal with the Registration of Land, Cadastre and Mapping.

The Current Technological Trends in Land Registration

AGENDA

Morning Session
8:15 Registration & Coffee

Introduction

Dr. Claude Sapiano
(Acting Land Registrar and PCC President, Land Registry Malta)
8:30

Keynote address

Honourable Minister for Culture, Justice and Local Government Dr. Owen Bonnici
8:35

Keynote address

Dr. Joe Vella Bonnici
(Chairman, Identity Malta Agency)
8:45
Marcelle Muscat - Property Registration Manager, Land Registry Malta - Chairperson

Presentation on Land Registry Malta

Mr. Charles Attard
(Unit Co-ordinator, Land Registry Malta)
8:50

Land Registration Interconnection Portal – The New Land Information Bridge in Europe

Mr. Rik Wouters
(Managing Director, EULIS)
9:00

The new internet services platform as a landmark in the modern history of the Departments of Lands and Surveys

Mr. Andreas Hadjiraftis
(Ag. Chief Lands Officer (Cartography/Geodesy/Hydrography)
Department of Lands and Surveys, Ministry of Interior,
President of Permanent Committee for the Standardisation of Geographical Names of Cyprus)
9:45
10:30 Coffee Break

The role of Geoportal Information (inlucing Land Administration and Management ) in the SDG’s

Ms. Carol Agius
(UN-GGIM : Europe, Europe Administrator & KEN Coordinator EuroGeographics)
11:00

Maltese Mapping, Past & Future

Ing. Raymond Attard (Assistant Director, Planning Authority) &
Mr. Omar Hili (Network Administrator/GIS Technologist, Planning Authority)
11:30

Introduction to Restricted Territories Information System and registration of restricted territories in Cadastre IS in Latvia

Mr. Alvis Rudzitis
(System Analyst of Division of Restricted Territories, the State Land Service of the Republic of Latvia.)
12:00
12:30 Buffet/Lunch
Afternoon Session

Emergent Realities of Spatial Information Systems

Profs. Saviour Formosa
(Associate Professor within the Department of Criminology, Faculty for Social Wellbeing, University of Malta)
13:30

IMOLA – common language for European Land Registries

Mr. Mihai Taus
(Member of Board of Directors, ELRA)
14:00

Creating trust in a Land Administration System

Mrs. Nicky Heathcote
(Head of the Chief Land Registrar’s Office, England & Wales)
14:30

PDOK in approach in relation with the distribution of and access to cadastral information

Mr. Rik Wouters
(Managing Director, EULIS)
15:00
15:30 Coffee Break

PCC Conference - Smart Successful Cadastral New Tools for Real Estate Registration: “all in 16 digits”

Ms. Amalia Velasco Martín-Varés
(International Affairs Coordinator, Spanish Directorate General for Cadastre)
16:00

Cadastral maps, assisting in aftermath of Italian earthquakes

Mr. Franco Maggio
(Central Director for Cadastre and Cartography)
16:30
End of Conference

PCC Plenary Meeting

Chair: Dr. Claude Sapiano
(Acting Land Registrar and PCC President, Land Registry Malta)

  • DISCUSSION
  • HAND-OVER OF THE PRESIDENCY AND PRESENTATION (DELEGATE FROM ESTONIA)
  • WRAP-UP

17:00

17:30 Tour of Fort St. Angelo

Registration

Registration closes on 30th April 2017