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Next BIMCC events
- 7 December 2013
- BIMCC International Conference - Mapping India
- Brussels, Belgium
- Venue: Royal Library of Belgium, Boulevard de l'Empereur / Keizerslaan 2, 1000 Brussels | Coordinates 50.843693° N 4.355242° E
- As has become a tradition, the BIMCC lines up with the Europalia festival again. So this year, India is the theme.
- At 9.30
Programme of lectures
- A General Introduction to the Mapping of India by Dr Manosi Lahiri, University of Delhi, author of Mapping India
- Early Mapping Indian Style by Susan Gole, author of many reference works on the cartographic traditions in early India
- India in the Islamic Medieval Cartography by Prof Dr Jean-Charles Ducène, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)
- Mapping under the British by Dr Andrew Cook, Former Map Archivist, India Office Records, British Library, London
- Portuguese mapmakers in Goa by Dr Dejanirah Couto, Maître de conférences, EPHE, Sorbonne, Paris
- Sailing for textiles and spices. The Ostend maritime trade with India and Bengal, 1714 - 1744 by Dr Jan Parmentier, scientific advisor to the Antwerp MAS Museum, and Hans Kok, IMCoS Chairman
- Fees (to be paid at the door): Members - Free admission | Non-Members - EUR 10.00 | Lunch - EUR 30.00 approx.
- To register, please click here and fill the on-line 'Registration form' before 30 November 2013.
- See our poster! (490 kB)
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