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COST Action G9
Modelling Real Property Transactions ,
7th Workshop and 8th MC meeting,

9th – 11th June 2005 in Thessaloniki

Place: Thessaloniki, Greece
Meeting place: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), School of Rural and Surveying
Date(s): June 9 – 11, 2005
Time schedule:
Thursday 17:00 – 20:30, Friday 9:00 -13:00 & 17:00 – 20:00, Saturday 9:30 – 13:00
Local organiser: Prof. Apostolos Arvanitis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
School of Rural and Surveying Engineering
Department of Cadastre, Photogrammetry and Cartography
U.B. 439, 54124, Thessaloniki, Greece, e-mail: aparva@eng.auth.gr


Thursday 9th June
17:00 -17:30 Introducing the 7th Workshop and 8th MC meeting
  • A.Arvanitis & E.Stubkjaer: Introducing the 7th Workshop and 8th MC meeting in Thessaloniki.
17:30 -18:30 New trends on International projects.
  • M.Kavouras: New developments in the Hellenic Cadastre.
  • C.Potsiou: UN/ECE-WPLA Activity in Land Administration - New Trends.

Coffee break

18:45 -20:00 WG2 cadastral science and education
  • E.Stubkjaer: A MSc study programme - An analytical approach to Cadastral Development.
  • H.Mattson: The Development of Land Administration Education in Eastern Europe.
  • M.Silva: Changes in the education of Surveying Engineers - Who wants them? What for?


Friday 10th June
09:00 -10:45 WG1 modeling, core model, standardization etc
  • G.Navratil: Basic Aspects of Sale and Subdivision of Land.
  • T.Koukopoulou: Comparison of modeling property transactions between Greece and Sweden.
  • C.Hess: Ontology Engineering for the Comparison of Cadastral Processes.
  • A.Sismanidis: The Greek national report within the framework of COST Action G9.

Coffee break

11:30 -13:00 Land readjustment in rural and urban areas
  • J.Thomas: An overview on land management and land readjustment in Germany, Europe and other regions- recent developments and fields of research.
  • E.Balla: Land Readjustment and Urban Development: The Greek experience.
  • B. Markus, J. Nyiri : Land Property Transactions, Land Market, Land Lease related to the Hungarian Land Consolidation Strategy
  • R.Gough, S.Brown: Land readjustement in England :past, present and future .
13:30: 15:30


17:00 -17:45 Notaries' role in property transactions
  • J. Zevenbergen: The Dutch notary in a real property transaction: spider or web?
  • P.Michailidou: The role of notaries in transfer of ownership in Greece.

Coffee break

18:00 -20:00
WG3 economy
  • A.Vitikainen: Analysis of Transaction Costs in Finland.
  • M.Vaskovich: Property purchase in Belarus : an ontology approach.
  • M.Ceh: Property Assessments System in Slovenia.
  • M.Ferlan & R.Sumrada: Mortgage Policy and Market in Slovenia.
Saturday 11th June
09:30 -13:00 8th Management Committee Meeting
13:00 Museum of Byzantine Culture -- Package Tour (see more details --> )