Vice President Jerome C. Ives, 1999-2002
Jerome C. Ives, PLS
Date of birth
Status Married - wife Nancy
Jerome C. Ives is currently a Vice President of the
International Federation of Surveyors (FIG).
He spent most of his career with the United States Department of the
Interior: beginning as a survey technician and retiring in 1986 from a
position as manager of a major surveying and mapping unit. He held various
titles: civil engineer, cadastral surveyor, manager. While with the
Department of the Interior he chaired or participated in numerous
management studies: office level to government wide. He also co-authored a
plan for a cadastral survey of Saudi Arabia.
After leaving the Department of the Interior and until 1991 he was
founder and President of Spatial Data Enterprises, Inc.: specializing in
land information systems consulting and production.
He has been active in FIG as the 1993 Permanent Committee meeting
organizing committee chairman; the head of U.S. Delegation (1988-91), and
the U.S. Delegate to Commission 8, Urban Land Systems: Planning and
Development (1984-87). He has also held various positions in the American
Congress On Surveying and Mapping, and the American Society Civil
of GIS and NSDI. Jes Ryttersgaard and Jerome C. Ives, The
International Federation of Surveyors (FIG). 5th GSDI (Global Spatial
Data Infrastructure) Conference, Cartagena, Colombia, 21-24 May 2001.
Vice President Ives can be contacted either through the FIG
permanent office in Copenhagen or his private address.
Lindevangs Alle 4
Tel +45 38 86 10 81
Fax +45 38 86 02 52
Jerome C. Ives
Vice President of FIG
Tel. + 1 530 562 0240
Fax. + 1 530 562 1782