A call for proposals for the ESPON 2013 Programme was launched on the 24th August 2010.
The Calls are the following:
Call for Proposals for 2 Targeted Analyses
Call for Proposals for ESPON Database Project Phase II
Detailed information is available on the ESPON site: ... (more)
The JRC has recently published an "Invitation to Tender" for the "development of the technical components of the INSPIRE Geo-portal at European Union level ".
Both the contract notice for this invitation to tender and the full specifications are publically available.
The deadline for submission of proposals is ... (more)
A cartography team at the University of the Basque Country proposes creation of first geomorphological map of the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country. Thematic Cartography and Geographic Information Systems team is one of the users of the recently inaugurated Lucio Lascaray building at the new research centre on the Araba campus of the ... (more)
A new INSPIRE Forum Newsletter was launched today. The newsletter will feature highlights from the INSPIRE Forum, INSPIRE news, articles, news and events from the INSPIRE community.
Read the first edition!
The Draft COMMISSION REGULATION implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards interoperability of spatial data sets and services is now available in the community languages.
A CEN/TC 287 Award for Academic Excellence within INSPIRE was announced at the INSPIRE Conference 2010 in Krakow, and will be presented at the INSPIRE conference in 2011 in Scotland.
This award promotes academic excellence within the European geospatial community, specifically in development and deployment of interoperability ... (more)
A number of FP7 calls for proposals were launched on the 20th July 2010.
Environment (including Climate Change) Call:FP7-ENV-2011
The Environment (including Climate Change call, FP7-ENV-2011 was published on the 20 July 2010 and the deadline for recept of proposals is 16 November 2010 at 17:00:00 (Brussels local time). Detailed ... (more)
The Euro-SIF (Standard and Intreoperability Forum Regional Team) is looking for volunteers to review the following interoperability arrangement submissions for GEOSS:
1. Sensor Model Language (SensorML)
2. Uncertainty Markup Language (UncertML)
3. ISO 19116:2004 ... (more)
The ESPON 2013 Database provides fundamental regional information (NUTS 3, NUTS 2, NUTS 1 and NUTS 0) provided by ESPON projects and EUROSTAT. The data and indicators included in the ESPON 2013 Database cover the entire European Union plus Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein (ESPON space) and use the Nomenclature of ... (more)