FIG Council

Shaping the Change

Vice President Stig Enemark, 2003-2006

Curriculum Vitae

Prof. Stig Enemark
Date of birth
  1 February 1943
Nationality Danish
Status Single - 2 children, Karin 1963 and Jens 1965

Professional Career

Professor Stig Enemark was born 1943 in Copenhagen. He studied at the Royal Academy of Agriculture in Copenhagen and 1966 he obtained the degree of M.Sc. in Surveying, Planning and Land Management. In 1970 he was licensed for cadastral surveying and he worked for ten years as a consultant surveyor in private practice, specializing in cadastral surveying and land management.

Since 1980 he has been employed at Aalborg University, as Associate Professor and Reader in Land Management. He is currently a full Professor in PBL and Land Management, and he is Head of the School of Surveying Planning.

He is the current President of Danish Association of Chartered Surveyors (DdL). In 1984-1994 he acted as chairman of the professional committee, and during 1994-2003 he was serving as Vice-President of the association being responsible for educational strategies and international affairs.

Since 1994 he has been the Danish delegate to the Council of European Geodetic Surveyors (CLGE), and he is an invited Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), UK.

He has consulted widely to the Danish National Survey and Cadastre and he played a key role in implementing the Danish Cadastral Reform. He has also worked as a consultant for the EU and the World Bank especially in Eastern Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America on the establishment of appropriate land administration systems and related issues such as capacity building, education, and training.

He has been active in FIG since 1984 as the Danish national delegate to Commission 2 (Professional Education). He served as chairman of Commission 2 (1994-1998) and he was chair of FIG task force on Mutual Recognition of Professional Qualifications. In 1999 he was appointed an Honorary Member of FIG, and in 2004 he was elected Vice-President of FIG 2005-2008.

He has more than 200 publications to his credit in the areas of cadastre, land administration, land management and spatial planning, and in the areas of professional education and capacity building. He has presented invited papers at more than 50 international conferences. A full CV and a full list of publications is available on

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Papers and Presentations within FIG since the year 2000

Prof. Stig Enemark
Aalborg University
Department of Development and Planning
Fibigerstraede 11
DK-9220 Aalborg

Tel. + 45 99 40 83 44
Fax + 45 98 15 65 41

14 January 2005