THE IFC/CDSG CALENDAR

Dates Location Event Organization Leader E-Mail
      2022    
Mar 23 - 27 New Orleans, Louisiana Annual Conference Coast Defense Study Group Quentin Schillare qschillare@kc.rr.com
Apr 27 -30 Galveston Annual Conference Council on America's Military Past Bridget Hart bridgethshea@hotmail.com
May 21 - 31 Sweden - Part One Study Tour Fortress Study Group Lars A. Hansson www.bunkertours.se
May 27 - Jun 7 Sweden - Part Two Study Tour Coast Defense Study Group Lars A. Hansson www.bunkertours.se
May 29 - 30 Ticino & Lake Como Tour Assn Saint-Maurice d' Etudes Militaries Pascal Bruchez president@asmem.ch
Apr 28 - May 8 Armenia Study Tour ECCOFORT Hans-Rudolf Neumann hrv.neumann@t-online.de
Jun 4 - 18 Aleutian Islands Tour (also 6/18 to 7/2) Valor Tours Vicky Reynolds valortours@yahoo.com
Jun 5 - 10 Savoie Region Annual Congress Association Vauban Alain MONFERRAND congres@association-vauban.org
June 9 - 12 Kehl / Strassbourg Annual Meeting INTERFEST Oliver Zauzig praesident@interfest.de
Aug 27 - Sep 4 Kotor / Montenegro Study Tour+Seminar ECCOFORT Hans-Rudolf Neumann hrv.neumann@t-online.de
Sep  23 - 25 Julich, Germany Annual Meeting Deutsche Gesellschaft für Festungsforschung Andreas Kupka AKupka@Juelich.de
Sep To Be Announced Member Day/AGM Fortress Study Group To Be Announced chairman@fsgfort.com
Sep 10 - 25 Oahu/Midway/Samoa Tour Valor Tours Vicky Reynolds valortours@yahoo.com
Oct 14 - 16 Bergen op Zoom Annual Meeting International Fortress Council Jeroen van der Werf tourvauban@gmail.com
Dec 9 to 13 Wake Island Tour Valor Tours Vicky Reynolds valortours@yahoo.com
           
      2023    
Dates Location Event Organization Leader E-Mail
           
Apr Morocco Study Tour ECCOFORT Hans-Rudolf Neumann hrv.neumann@t-online.de
May 3 - 9 Portland, Maine Annual Conference Coast Defense Study Group Mark Berhow berhowma@comcast.net
May To Be Announced Annual Conference Council on America's Military Past Bridget Hart bridgethshea@hotmail.com
May To Be Announced Annual Meeting INTERFEST Oliver Zauzig praesident@interfest.de
Jun  To Be Announced Annual Congress Association Vauban Alain MONFERRAND congres@association-vauban.org
Sep Northern Poland Study Tour Coast Defense Study Group Terry McGovern tcmcgovern@att.net
Sep  Kufstein, Austria Annual Meeting Deutsche Gesellschaft für Festungsforschung Andreas Kupka AKupka@Juelich.de
Sep Amsterdam or Rome Study Tour ECCOFORT Hans-Rudolf Neumann hrv.neumann@t-online.de
Sep To Be Announced Member Day/AGM Fortress Study Group David Page chairman@fsgfort.com
Oct To Be Announced Annual Meeting International Fortress Council Jeroen van der Werf secretariat@internationalfortresscouncil.org
           
      2024    
Dates Location Event Organization Leader E-Mail
           
Apr San Francisco (?) Annual Conference Coast Defense Study Group Terry McGovern tcmcgovern@att.net
May To Be Announced Annual Conference Council on America's Military Past Bridget Hart bridgethshea@hotmail.com
May To Be Announced Annual Meeting INTERFEST Oliver Zauzig praesident@interfest.de
Jun  To Be Announced Annual Congress Association Vauban Alain MONFERRAND congres@association-vauban.org
Sep Puerto Rico/Virgin Is. Study Tour Coast Defense Study Group Terry McGovern tcmcgovern@att.net
Sep  To Be Announced Annual Meeting Deutsche Gesellschaft für Festungsforschung Andreas Kupka AKupka@Juelich.de
Sep To Be Announced Member Day/AGM Fortress Study Group David Page chairman@fsgfort.com
Oct To Be Announced Annual Meeting International Fortress Council Jeroen van der Werf secretariat@internationalfortresscouncil.org
           
Please send any additions or changes to Terry McGovern at tcmcgovern@att.net. This calendar is also available on-line at "www.cdsg.org"
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic effected many planned fortification related events.   Most events in 2020 have been cancelled or postponed, please let me know if this is going to be true for 2022 as well.   Please send me your organization’s changes to upcoming tours/conferences/meetings.
   
         

 

For more information you can also check the webpages of the IFC-member organisations:

Austria

Österreichische Gesellschaft für Festungsforschung (ÖGF)

www.kuk-fortification.net

Belgium

Simon Stevin Vlaams Vestingbouwkundig Centrum
www.simonstevin.org

Croatia

Nacionalna Udruga za Fortifikacije (NUF)

www.nuf.hr

Czech Republic

Czech Association for Military History (CAMH)
www.kvh-praha.cz

France

Association Vauban (AV)
www.vauban.asso.fr

Germany

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Festungsforschung (DGF)
www.festungsforschung.de

Luxembourg

Frënn vun der Festungsgeschicht Lëtzebuerg a.s.b.l. (FFGL)
www.ffgl.lu

Netherlands, The

Stichting Menno van Coehoorn (MvC)
www.coehoorn.nl

Switzerland

Association Saint-Maurice d'Etudes Militaires (ASMEM)

http://www.asmem.ch

United Kingdom

Fortress Study Group (FSG)
www.fsgfort.com

United States of America

Coast Defence Study Group (CDSG)
www.cdsg.org