We are happy to welcome Mexico in the list of IMY committees! The inaugural ceremony of IMY Mexico was held on August 26, 2015. Host was the public research center CentroGeo located in Mexico City.

CentroGeo's IMY Committee: Gabriela Quiroz, Gabriela Lopez, Yezmín Calvillo and Jose Alavez

CentroGeo’s IMY Committee: Gabriela Quiroz, Gabriela Lopez, Yezmín Calvillo and Jose Alavez


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IMY Mexico coordinator Jose Alavez presented the aims of IMY and also CentroGeo’s director Jose Ignacio Chapela had some words for the attendees. The event discussed the goals of IMY for Mexico and how it could help to foster the role of maps, geomatics and cartography in society.

Planned activities include a monthly map contest, children’s map workshops and a map exhibition.

IMY Mexico is very active on different social media channels: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook

Keep up the good work, IMY Mexico!