ANZMapS has announced the winner of this year’s Dorothy Prescott Prize for the best paper presented at the "Power of Maps" conference, jointly held by the MSIA and ANZMapS as Dr Stuart Braga for his presentation “‘Anzac Panorama’ – a survivor’s tribute to the Anzacs, August 1915”, about the Hore panorama.
The panorama itself is viewable here: http://catalogue.nla.gov.au/Record/6610181
One of the conditions of the prize (which consists of a cheque and a certificate) is that a written paper based on the presentation be published in the ANZMapS journal “The Globe”.
On behalf of the Mapping Sciences Institute, Australia and the International Cartographic Association, thank you to everyone who entered into the Barbara Petchenik Children's Map Competition 2015. All entries were displayed at “The Power of Maps” conference in Canberra at the end of April.
On behalf of the Mapping Sciences Institute, Australia and the International Cartographic Association, it is my pleasure to invite you to participate in the Barbara Petchenik Children’s Map Competition 2015, an event created with the aim of promoting the creative representation of the world in graphical form by children.
Programme for the Power of Maps Conference has been confirmed and released. Event Registration available via https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/the-power-of-maps-national-library-of-australia-tickets-15289514349