Index updated on:   28/11/2011  16:00 PM



  • Regional  Hydrographic  Commissions

    11th Meeting of the North Indian Ocean Hydrographic Commission (NIOHC) and HYDROINDIA 2011 Seminar
    New Delhi, India, 01-04 March.

    4th Meeting of the ROPME Sea Area Hydrographic Commission (RSAHC)
    Muscat, Oman, 21-22 March.

    5th Meeting of the South West Atlantic Hydrographic Commission (SWAtHC)
    Arrail do Cabo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 24-25 March.

    10th Meeting of the South East Pacific Hydrographic Commission (SEPHC)
    Valparaiso, Chile, 04-06 April.

    55th Meeting of the Nordic Hydrographic Commission (NHC)
    Stavanger, Norway, 04-06 April.

    17th Meeting of the Mediterranean and Black Seas Hydrographic Commission (MBSHC)
    Athens, Greece, 01-03 June.

  • Committees / Sub-Committees / Commissions

    Liaison with IALA E-Navigation Committee concerning S-100
    Brussels, Belgium, 12 January.

    CIRM Annual Meeting
    The Hague, Netherlands, 11-12 April.

    IHO Worldwide Navigational Warning Service Sub-Committee (WWNWS-SC). Maritime Safety Information Training Course.
    Niteroi, Brazil, 16-18 May.

    9th IHO Capacity Building Sub-Committee Meeting
    Niteroi, Brazil, 23-25 May.

    3rd Meeting of the IHO Inter Regional Coordination Committee (IHO-IRCC3)
    Niteroi, Brazil, 26-27 May.

    2011 Meeting of the ICA Commission on Geoinformation Infrastructures and Standards
    Monaco, 27-29 June.
  • Working Groups

    Joint Meeting of the Transfer Standard Maintenance and Application Development Working Group (TSMAD) & The Digital Information Portrayal Working Group (DIPWG)
    Seoul, Republic of Korea, 11-15 April.

    3rd Meeting of the Tidal and Water Level Working Group (TWLWG)
    Jeju Island, Republic of Korea, 05-07 April.

    Baltic Sea International Charting Coordination Working Group (BSICCWG) Meeting
    Norrköping, Sweden, 09-10 June 2011. 

    4th Meeting of the IHO Data Quality Working Group (DQWG)
    Helsinki, Finland, 14-17 June.

  • Other Bodies

    Meeting with Secretariat of the Pacific Community and the Pacific Islands applied Geoscience Commission
    Suva, Fiji, 4 January.

    IMO E-Navigation Correspondence Group Chairman's Forum
    Brussels, Belgium, 11 January.

    Workshop on ECDIS Software Issues
    International Hydrographic Bureau, Monaco, 15-16 February.

    15th Session of IMO COMSAR
    IMO headquarters, London, UK, 07-11 March.

    9th Meeting of the IALA Committee on E-Navigation
    Copenhaguen, Denmark, 14-18 March.

    3rd Preparatory Meeting for the Proposed UN Committee on Global Geographic Information Management (GGIM)
    UN Headquarters, New York, 4-6 April.

    89th Session of the IMO Maritime Safety Committee (MSC89)
    IMO Headquarters, London, UK, 11-20 May.

    57th Session of the IMO Sub-Committee on Safety of Navigation (NAV)
    IMO Headquarters, London, 06-10 June.

    61st Session of IMO's Technical Cooperation Committee (TC61)
    IMO Headquarters, London, UK, 21-23 June.

    XXXIVth Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting (ATCM)
    Buenos Aires, Argentina, 20 June - 01st July.

  • Conferences / Seminars

    E-Navigation Underway Conference
    MV Crown of Scandinavia, at Sea, 31st January - 2 February.

    International Hydrographic Seminar (HYDROIND 2011)
    New Delhi, India, 03-04 March.

  • Visits to IHB

    Visit by students from the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea (ITLOS)
    IHB, Monaco, 21st February.

  • IHB Visits

    Mission to Stockholm
    03-05 May.

  • New Hydrographers

    New Director of the Georgian State Hydrographic Service.

    New Hydrographer of the Republic of Korea.

  • Information of Interest

    Memorandum of Understanding between IHO and SPC

    Straits of Malacca and Singapore Electronic Highway Environmental Data 
    Feed Workshop
    Singapore, 30 May - 3 June.

  • Obituaries

    Mr. Rachid Semlali  (1962-2010).

    Mr. Bernard Lahire (1933-2011).

    Cdr. N.N. Sathaye (1930-2011).

    Vice-Admiral Alberto dos Santos Franco (1913-2010).