Promoting Cartography in India

INCA is devoted to the cause of cartography as a graphic mode of communication. It has  in  its fold  many eminent scholars,  professionals  and  industrialists  as Honorary Fellows, Life Fellows, Life Members, Members, Associate Members and Student Members. The majority of its  members  are practicing  Cartographers from Multiple Organizations Universities,  Private  Industries  and  other  Scientific  and  Research  Organizations spread all over India.

  • To foster cartographic research in the country. ;
  • To co-operate with international organisations with similar objectives;
  • To hold a National Cartographic Conference, ordinarily, once in a year

Introduction

Founded  on   7th August,  1979  at   Hyderabad,  the  Indian  National  Cartographic Association (INCA) has  evolved  into one  of  the biggest organizations of its kind in the world. From a modest beginning with 79 members on its role initially, today it is a professional body with around 3000  Life  Members   and  84   Institutional  Life  Members .  It  has  Branches  functioning  at Bangalore,  Bombay,  Calcutta,  Chandigarh,  Dehra Dun,  Delhi,  Gujarat, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kerala, Orissa and Tamilnadu.

Recent Updates and News

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INCA  QUIZ INFORMATION

The aim of conducting INCA-NATIONAL MAP QUIZ is to improve upon the map consciousness/awareness of student community especially at school levels. This is in line with the increasing importance and necessity of Geographical/Spatial information in all walks of life.

  • The preliminary competition shall be conducted by all INCA Branches within their areas of operations.
  • The final competition will be held at National level by the INCA Headquarters.

Meet Our Distinguished Office Bearers & Executive Committee Members

The Association may elect persons of eminence in the fields of Geography/cartography and allied sciences from India as Honorary Members. They shall be elected unanimously by the Executive Committee in accordance with the Bye-Laws and shall hold office during life.

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V Raghu Venkataraman

President INCA, Outstanding Scientist & Director ADRIN
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He is currently Surveyor General of India.

Maj. General Girish Kumar

Co-President, INCA
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He is Currently Vice Admiral & Chief Hydrographer to the Govt. of India at National Hydrographic Office, Dehradun.

Vice Admiral V. Badhwar

Past President INCA
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He is Currently Professor in Vidaya Bhawana at Santiniketan, West Bengal.

Prof.(Dr.) VC JHA

Past President,INCA
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Dr. Sawarna Subba Rao

Ex-Surveyor General of India and Honorary President INCA

Recent Events and Activities

38th INCA International Congress 2018

38th INCA International Congress 2018

The 38th INCA International Congress will be Organized by National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), Hyderabad in Yr 2018 About 38th INCA PRESIDENT PROFILE Sh. V.Raghu Venkataraman , President, Indian...
INCA 2018 First Announcement

INCA 2018 First Announcement

Dear Sir Please find below the First Announcement regarding 38th INCA International Congress planned to be organised at Hyderabad during 29-31 October, 2018. INCA38_FirstAnnouncement_Apr2018

INCA-NATIONAL MAP QUIZ 2018

INCA-NATIONAL MAP QUIZ 2018

To The Secretary, Karnataka, Maharashtra, West Bengal,Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Gujarat,Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Kerala, Odisha, Bihar, Ranchi(Jharkhand), Chatishgarh, Jammu...
Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016

Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016

The Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016 for the INCA Conference held at Visva Bharti University, Santiniketan, West Bengal is available online. Please download below:   Indian Cartographer Vol-36...
38th INCA International Congress 2018

38th INCA International Congress 2018

The 38th INCA International Congress will be Organized by National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), Hyderabad in Yr 2018 About 38th INCA PRESIDENT PROFILE Sh. V.Raghu Venkataraman , President, Indian...
INCA 2018 First Announcement

INCA 2018 First Announcement

Dear Sir Please find below the First Announcement regarding 38th INCA International Congress planned to be organised at Hyderabad during 29-31 October, 2018. INCA38_FirstAnnouncement_Apr2018

INCA-NATIONAL MAP QUIZ 2018

INCA-NATIONAL MAP QUIZ 2018

To The Secretary, Karnataka, Maharashtra, West Bengal,Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Gujarat,Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Kerala, Odisha, Bihar, Ranchi(Jharkhand), Chatishgarh, Jammu...
Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016

Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016

The Indian Cartographer Vol 36, 2016 for the INCA Conference held at Visva Bharti University, Santiniketan, West Bengal is available online. Please download below:   Indian Cartographer Vol-36...