The goals of IVS are:

  • To provide a service to support geodetic, geophysical and astrometric research and operational activities.
  • To interact with the community of users of VLBI products and to integrate VLBI into a global Earth observing system.
  • To promote research and development activities in all aspects of the geodetic and astrometric VLBI technique.


Acknowledge IVS:

Whenever your use of IVS data or products results in a publication, please include a citation.

News and Current Events

April Newsletter (April 13)
The April issue of the IVS Newsletter was posted on the Web site and the print version will be sent to the IVS mailing list in the next days. This issue features the new IVS Technology Coordinator Gino Tuccari.

GM2016 Abstract Deadline (December 3)
Reminder: Please note that the deadline for abstract submission for the 9th IVS General Meeting is December 15. This is a hard deadline.

2014 Annual Report (August 21)
The 2014 Annual Report was posted on the Web site. The report is being printed and will be mailed to IVS Associate Members and Corresponding Members in the next few weeks.