Trimble will hold its International User Conference Feb. 23-25, 2009, at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas. According to the company, the theme of Dimensions 2009—Positioning for Success Today And Tomorrow—provides insight into how surveying, engineering, construction, mapping, GIS, geospatial, and mobile resource management professionals worldwide can harness the power of today’s technology to help face tomorrow’s challenges.

The conference features more than 300 technical sessions across multiple specialty tracks (some qualify for Professional Development Hours) and the Dimensions Partner Pavilion, where more than 30 vendors and partners will showcase and demonstrate their latest innovations. Highlighted solutions and technologies include GPS; total stations; field computing and data collection; 3-D scanning; pre-design construction planning; 3-D visualization; construction project management; aerial mapping; wireless communications; data transfer; and field and office software applications.

Trimble invites users to propose topics to present at the conference. Proposed titles and a short description of the presentation should be submitted to Trimble no later than Oct. 20, 2008. For more information about the conference and how to submit a paper, visit