The keynote speaker at the 2011 ANZMapS conference was Frederik Muller, who gave a presentation on the first map documenting Magellan’s sighting of the Southland and sailing of the Pacific, Fries’ Tabula moderna alterius hemispherius, 1525.
Following the presentation a nmber of attendees requested a copy of Fries’ Tabula moderna alterius hemispherius, 1525 .
The text on the reverse has also been linked.
If you have additional questions regarding the map or the presentation Frederik Muller is happy to be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
The launch of Professor Robert Clancy’s latest book written with Paul Harcombe, Maps that Shaped Australia, will be held following the conference Welcome Drinks at 7.30 pm on Tuesday 24 May in the Members Room, Mitchell Wing, State Library of New South Wales. If you are attending the conference you are welcome to stay for the launch after registering for the conference.
The program for the 2011 ANZMapS conference, Southern Latitudes, is now available. At the early registration session on the Tuesday evening, 24 May, attendees will have an opportunity to view the original Tasman map presented to the Mitchell Library by the Princess George of Greece in 1931.
ANZMapS conference program 2011
Don’t forget to register this week for the ANZMapS conference in Sydney in May if you would like to take advantage of the Early Bird registration fee of $320.00 including the conference dinner.
If you would prefer not to pay by credit card online contact Maggie Patton at email@example.com
2011 ANZMapS conference in Sydney – Dave Nixon, Google Enterprise Engineer for Maps, will be presenting a contemporary approach to mapping on behalf of Google. Find out more about the conference…