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The 10th International Symposium on Deformation Measurements, organized by Commission 6 of the International Federation of Surveyors (FIG), will be held in Orange, Calif., on March 19-22, 2001. The symposium will be hosted by the metropolitan Water District of Southern California in cooperation with the Department of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering of the University of New Brunswick, United States Geological Survey, Scripps Institution of Oceanography’s Orbit and Permanent Array Center, and Leica Geosystems. There will be numerous technical presentations such as structural deformations, theory of design and analysis of deformation measurements, automation of structural health/deformation monitoring systems and more. In addition to the technical presentations there will be poster paper sessions and exhibits by the industry suppliers.