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2nd EURADIN Workshop in Hungary

February 23, 2010 by RFG   Comments (0)

The 2nd EURADIN National Workshop in Hungary is scheduled for 23rd March 2010 in Budapest. The event is organised by HUNAGI in close conjuction with the two Hungarian EURADIN consortium partners FÖMI and Geox Ltd.

This second event is devoted to the address service providers but  issues related to usage  will be also addressed.

For more information please visit http://euradinhu.blogspot.com 

Do we have to pay for everything?

February 23, 2010 by RFG   Comments (0)

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The HUNAGI Conference devoted to the topics FOSS and Free Spatial Data attracted so far 153 registred participants. Date: 25th February 2010 Venue: MoARD, Budapest.

Details in English: http://unsdihu.blogspot.com  In Hungarian: http://hunagi8.blogspot.com

BGS OpenGeoscience portal

January 28, 2010 by Keith Westhead   Comments (0)

If you havn't already, try out the new BGS OpenGeoscience portal www.bgs.ac.uk/opengeoscience . We posted thousands of 1000 pixel sized geological photos, plus you can view the BGS 1:50,000 geological map of the GB (directly or by linking to our WMS). These geological maps are already on OneGeology global (you have to zoom in quite a long way to see it).
BGS OpenGeoscience also provides access to databases, educational resources, reports and software (in particular the BGS SIGMAmobile package... Read full post

INSPIRE Annex II+III themes user requirements survey

January 28, 2010 by INSPIRE Forum   Comments (0)

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The INSPIRE Annex II+III themes user requirements survey was launched today.
This survey is addressed to the communities influenced by the scope of INSPIRE Annex II+III themes and provides the unique opportunity to express the user requirements for the future content of the INSPIRE Annex II+III themes data specifications.

Registered SDICs and LMOs can participate by logging in and providing their user requirements through the available on-line survey.

New stakeholders can register as... Read full post

Distance e-learning courses on INSPIRE from EuroSDR - DATE CHANGE

January 26, 2010 by EuroSDR  

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The next series of EuroSDR's short courses, EduServ8, commences with a two-day seminar at SADL (Spatial Applications Division Leuven) of the KU Leuven, Belgium from 22nd to 23rd April 2010.
This years courses cover:Laserscanning for tree extraction: May 17 - 28, 2010Quality of Digital Terrain Models: June 7 - 18, 2010INSPIRE Directive and its Implementing Rules: August 30 - September 10, 2010Schema matching, mapping and transformation for INSPIRE: September 20 - October 1,... Read full post

Is there a need for a course on INSPIRE topics?

January 21, 2010 by INSPIRE Forum  

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In the Dutch INSPIRE interest group Wilko Quak posed the Question "Is there a need for a course on INSPIRE topics?
What do you think?

Spanish blog about SDI... and INSPIRE, of course

January 14, 2010 by Joan Capdevila   Comments (0)

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Hi everyone,
I am glad to introduce you the blog about spanish SDI (IDEE) that is published by the Geographical Council of Spain. Any contribution that talks about SDI, INSPIRE and related issues is welcome.

Award ceremony celebrates outstanding European Spatial Data Infrastructures

January 7, 2010 by INSPIRE Forum   Comments (0)


Twelve outstanding Spatial Data
Infrastructures (SDIs) from 9 European countries were highly commended
at an International Conference in Turin on November 26th and 27th 2009
in Turin, Italy. The aim of the event was to highlight promising SDI
solutions in Europe, to exchange experiences and to learn from each
other. The twelve award winners were selected from 135 regional and
local Spatial Data Infrastructures in 26 countries in Europe.
more >>

The conference was organised by... Read full post

PTB - Persistent SDI Testbed - Call for Proposals for Phase 2 available

January 7, 2010 by Johannes Brauner   Comments (0)

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The AGILE/EuroSDR/OGC Persistent SDI Testbed for Research and Teaching in Europe (PTB) in conjunction with the INSPIRE Network for testing GI services (from this forum) has announced a Call for Proposals for Phase 2 focussing on INSPIRE data and service specification testing.The Initiative and the PTB management board kindly invites you to submit a proposal. The Call can be downloaded here:http://inspire-forum.jrc.ec.europa.eu/pg/file/jbrauner/read/8759/ptb-call-for-proposals-for-phase-2The. Read full post

Link to my French blog

January 7, 2010 by Marc Leobet   Comments (0)


I invit you to read my posts about INSPIRE, build as a FAQ, on "INSPIRE by Clouds" (In French).