Programme Groups

G – Geodesy

G1 – Geodetic Theory
G2 – Geodetic Observing Systems and Reference Frames
G3 – Geodesy, Crustal Deformation and Natural Hazards
G4 – Gravity and Geoid
G5 – Geodesy and Earth Fluids
G6 – Regional Programs and General Geodesy Sessions
G7 – Co-Listed Sessions

Vening Meinesz Medal Lecture by Harald Schuh
Convener: Markku Poutanen 
G1 –  Geodetic Theory
Recent Developments in Geodetic Theory
Convener: Petr Holota  | Co-Conveners: Bernhard Heck , Nico Sneeuw 
Mathematical methods in the analysis and interpretation of potential field data and other geodetic time series (co-organized)
Convener: Volker Michel  | Co-Conveners: Mohamed HAMOUDI , Wieslaw Kosek , Juergen Kusche , Michael Schmidt , Frederik J. Simons 
G2 –  Geodetic Observing Systems and Reference Frames
Improved Terrestrial Reference Frames for Higher-Accuracy Applications
Convener: Zuheir Altamimi  | Co-Convener: Jim R Ray 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD83 
The Global Geodetic Observing System: Tying and Integrating Geodetic Techniques for Research and Applications
Convener: Richard Gross  | Co-Conveners: Erricos C. Pavlis , Dirk Behrend 
Observing and understanding Earth rotation variability and its geophysical excitation
Convener: Florian Seitz  | Co-Convener: David Salstein 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD9 
Space vehicle dynamics as applied to precise orbit determination and validation: pushing the edge of the envelope
Co-Convener: Urs Hugentobler 
GNSS for Geosciences: PPP applications and modelling improvements
Convener: Felix Perosanz  | Co-Convener: Robert Weber 
G3 –  Geodesy, Crustal Deformation and Natural Hazards
Glacial Isostatic Adjustment on regional scales: Modeling and observations (co-organized)
Convener: Volker Klemann  | Co-Conveners: Markku Poutanen , Bert Vermeersen 
Geodesy and natural and induced hazards: Progress during 30 years of the WEGENER initiative (co-organized)
Convener: Susanna Zerbini  | Co-Convener: Mustapha Meghraoui 
The Alpine-Himalayan convergence zone: from the Mediterranean to SE Asia (co-organized)
Convener: Rob Govers  | Co-Conveners: Claudio Faccenna , Alastair Robertson , Zohar Gvirtzman , Laurent Jolivet 
Crustal faulting and deformation processes observed by interferometric synthetic aperture radar (InSAR) (co-organized)
Co-Conveners: Thomas R. Walter , Riccardo Lanari 
Recent Large Earthquake and Tsunami Activity (co-organized)
Convener: Ramon Carbonell  | Co-Conveners: Fabrizio Storti , Stefano Tinti , Mourad Bezzeghoud 
Improving seismic networks performances: from site selection to data integration (co-organized)
Convener: Damiano Pesaresi  | Co-Convener: John Clinton 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD144 
Open Session on Seismology (including Beno Gutenberg Medal Lecture) (co-organized)
Convener: Ramon Carbonell  | Co-Convener: CharLotte Krawczyk 
Intraplate faulting and seismicity with special reference to the Fennoscandian postglacial fault province (co-organized)
Co-Convener: Maria Ask 
Volcano deformation, dynamics, and deep structure (co-organized)
Convener: Valerio Acocella  | Co-Conveners: Agust Gudmundsson , Giuseppe Puglisi , Sigurjon Jonsson , Thomas R. Walter 
G4 –  Gravity and Geoid
Satellite Gravimetry: GRACE, GOCE and Future Missions
Convener: Thomas Gruber  | Co-Conveners: Richard Biancale (deceased) (deceased) , Frank Flechtner , Torsten Mayer-Guerr 
Gravity modelling for understanding of the solid Earth structure and geodynamical processes (co-organized)
Convener: Bruno Meurers  | Co-Conveners: Mikhail Kaban , Carla Braitenberg , Hans-Jürgen Götze 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD36 
G5 –  Geodesy and Earth Fluids
Monitoring and modelling of the ionosphere from space-geodetic techniques
Convener: Michael Schmidt  | Co-Conveners: Mahmut Onur Karslioglu , Andrzej Krankowski , Denise Dettmering , Pawel Wielgosz 
Atmospheric Water Vapour Retrieval by Space Geodetic Techniques (co-organized)
Convener: Rosa Pacione  | Co-Convener: Henrik Vedel 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD19 
Determination of Mass Transport and Distribution in the Earth System
Convener: Johannes Riegger  | Co-Conveners: Juergen Kusche , Tonie van Dam 
G6 –  Regional Programs and General Geodesy Sessions
Geodetic and Geodynamic Programmes of the Central Europe (co-organized)
Convener: Janusz Sledzinski  | Co-Convener: Jan Kostelecky 
Borehole Geodesy
Convener: David Mencin  | Co-Convener: Qiu Zehua 
European cartographic heritage - historical maps in environmental geosciences (co-organized)
Convener: Gábor Timár  | Co-Conveners: Jiri Cajthaml , Gabor Molnar , Vasile Craciunescu 
Large Scale European Research Facilities/Infrastructures: Data acquisition; Data Storage; Data Access (co-organized)
Convener: Massimo Cocco  | Co-Convener: Wim Spakman 
TOPOEUROPE, The Evolving Topography of Europe (co-organized)
Convener: Sierd Cloetingh  | Co-Conveners: Jörg Ebbing , Josep Gallart 
G7 –  Co-Listed Sessions
3D Modelling in Earth Sciences
Co-Conveners: Susanne Mayrhofer , Ulrike Exner , Robert Marschallinger 
Digital Landscapes: From Laser Scanning and High-resolution Measurement Technologies to Quantitative Interrogation of Geomorphic Processes
Convener: John K. Hillier  | Co-Conveners: Sanjeev Gupta , David Mason , Paolo Tarolli , Paola Passalacqua , Dirk Rieke-Zapp , Balázs Székely , Bernhard Höfle , Norbert Pfeifer , Jim Chandler , Alexander Reiterer 
Oral Programme
Poster Programme
Poster Summaries & DiscussionsPSD35