The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing is a non-governmental organization devoted to the development of international cooperation for the advancement of photogrammetry and remote sensing and their applications. The Society operates without any discrimination on grounds of race, religion, nationality, or political philosophy. The official languages are English, French and German.
The Society’s scientific interests include photogrammetry, remote sensing, spatial information systems and related disciplines, as well as applications in cartography, geodesy, surveying, natural, Earth and engineering sciences, and environmental monitoring and protection. Further applications include industrial design and manufacturing, architecture and monument preservation, medicine and others.

In 2017 ISPRS has introduced the Education and Capacity Building Initiatives to support projects of interest to the ISPRS community. The SUNRISE summer school has been one of the project awarded in 2024 ( ).




Pix4D is a company specializing in photogrammetry and drone mapping software. Founded in 2011 by researchers from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, Pix4D has emerged as a leader in aerial mapping and 3D modeling.

Their flagship product, Pix4D, is a robust photogrammetry software enabling users to convert images captured from drones, aircraft, or ground-based cameras into precise 2D maps and detailed 3D models. This technology finds diverse applications across industries such as land surveying, agriculture, construction, mining, and environmental monitoring.

Pix4D has expanded its product range to include specialized solutions like Pix4Dmapper, Pix4Dfields for agriculture, Pix4Dsurvey for land surveying, and Pix4Dinspect for infrastructure inspection. This diverse portfolio caters to specific needs within various sectors, reflecting Pix4D’s commitment to innovation and addressing the evolving demands of their clientele.


iMAGE S was founded in 1994 as a reference point for machine vision, AI, 4.0 industry and geospatial users, offering its customers the best components and the most modern technologies in the market.

The company’s mission is based on quality, innovation and strong relationships with the partners chosen over the years.
Counting more than 60 brands, iMAGE S closely follows customers from the preliminal analysis of their application up to the final proposal of the most suitable solution, satisfying even the most challenging requirements related to feasibility studies, assistance and trainings, in order to improve the customers’ skills and enhance the qualities of the products.


Microgeo is an Italian company based in Campi Bisenzio (FI) that since 2002 has been guaranteeing solutions and expertise in the fields of surveying: 3D Laser Scanner, Thermography, Digital Photogrammetry, Monitoring, Metrology ensuring the supply of technologies and systems always at the forefront with the most prestigious brands. In the Laser Scanner sector it is distributor for the Italian market, of the brands Riegl, Faro, GeoSLAM and Realsee.


Stonex is an Italian company, world leader in measurement and surveying. The head office is near Milan and the American headquarters is in Concord, USA. The company also has a network of over 200 qualified distributors around the world, this allows it to be present in all markets and satisfy consumer needs.

Stonex products combine the most advanced technologies with a practical design to simplify your daily work. In addition to excellent expertise, Stonex offers a wide range of high quality services to satisfy all pre and post sales needs.

Thanks to the integration of different technologies and positioning software, the wide range of solutions allows us to satisfy the needs of multiple fields and applications, such as:

• Building and Construction
• Cadastral Survey
• GIS Data Collection
• 3D Scanning and BIM
• Agriculture and Smart Farming
• Territory and Structure Monitoring
• GNSS technology solutions for solar fields
• Machine Control



GeoMax is a multinational company that develops, manufactures, and distributes high-quality surveying and construction solutions, aiming to provide professionals with innovative and reliable products and software for their measurement and positioning needs, increasing their productivity. As a part of Hexagon, it has had a strong-built brand reputation in every market where it operates, leading the industry.

GeoMax has a strong presence in Italy with a deep network of authorized distributors and dealers that offer high-quality support to customers throughout the country.


Hexagon is the global leader in digital-world solutions, combining sensors, software and autonomous technologies. Their solutions boost data efficiency, productivity, quality and safety across a wide range of sectors, including industry, manufacturing, infrastructure, public sector and mobility-related applications.

Their technologies are shaping ecosystems linked to production and people, making them increasingly connected and autonomous, ensuring a scalable and sustainable future.

Leica Geosystems has been Part of Hexagon since 2005. Over the last two centuries, they have grown to become the leading company in surveying innovation.



Dynatech is an Italian company, specialized in the sale of innovative products for 3D measurement. Our wide range of tools and software use cutting-edge technologies that can quickly and accurately capture enormous amounts of data. We embrace the future with passion, fueling our mission to transform bold ideas into three-dimensional realities.

3D Target

3D TARGET was born from the specific needs of companies, professionals and institutions to have a partner for the supply, rental, assistance and refresher courses on non-destructive measurement instruments (NDT). The company is ISO 9001:2015 certified for:

– Marketing, rental and after-sales assistance of instruments and software for non-destructive measurements.

– Software and hardware design of measurement systems and their integration.

– Production and assembly of instruments, sensors and integration of measurement systems.