As a result of the volcanic activity in Iceland and the ash cloud over Europe, the 1st EUROPEAN Address Conference in Brussels on 22 April has been cancelled. The EURADIN team is looking at the possibilities to postpone this event. News regarding the re-scheduling will be soon announced on Euradin website.
The Town Hall meeting: "Implementing the INSPIRE European Directive: a geoscience perspective" will be held at the next EGU (European Geosciences Union) General Assembly meeting in Vienna on the 4th of May 2010 (19:00 - 20:00 CET).
More information are available on the EGU General assembly meeting web-site: ... (more)
S-Match Open Source Released
ANNOUNCING S-Match Open Source, the first release.
S-Match is a semantic matching framework.
S-Match takes any two tree like structures (such as database
schemas, classifications, lightweight ontologies) and returns
a set of correspondences between those tree ... (more)
In 2009 the European Commission has been working on the elaboration of the European Interoperability Strategy for European Public Services in close cooperation with the concerned Commission services and with the Members States as well as with the Candidate Countries and EEA Countries as observers.
The main objectives of the European ... (more)
The European Interoperability Infrastructure Services (EIIS) Study II on European Interoperability Infrastructure Services (EIIS) was published on 25 February 2010 by the Programme for the Interoperable Delivery of European eGovernment Services to public Administrations, Business and Citizens (IDABC) of the European Commission.
With ... (more)
As part of the INSPIRE initiative to harmonise spatial datasets across Europe, RSW Geomatics, 1Spatial and Rob Walker Consultancy are preparing technical guidance on schema transformation for the Joint Research Centre (JRC).
Central to the project is the development of an understanding of the practical and technical challenges faced by ... (more)
The European Environment Agency has issued call for proposals for four new European Topic Centres:
European Topic Centre on Spatial information and analysis, EEA/NSV/10/003
European Topic Centre on Inland, coastal and marine waters, EEA/NSV/10/00
European Topic Centre on Climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation, ... (more)
The INSPIRE Conference 2010 will take place from 23 to 25 June 2010 in Krakow, Poland. On 22 June pre-conference workshops will be organized. The theme of this year’s edition is "Spatial Data Infrastructure as a Framework for Collaboration".
The INSPIRE Conference will be organised through a series of plenary sessions addressing common ... (more)