HUMBOLDT Open Day: Geospatial Data Harmonisation in Action

Geospatial Data Harmonisation in Action

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The HUMBOLDT Open Day will take place on 28th September 2010 in Lisbon, Portugal, hosted by the Instituto Geográfico Português (IGP). The program is organised by the consortium of the HUMBOLDT project in cooperation with the VESTA-GIS project.The program of the day is about the demonstration of the feasibility and advantages of Spatial Data Infrastructures based on software tools and processes for data harmonisation.

From the announcement:

"The HUMBOLDT project has entered its final phase. Therefore, we would like to use the opportunity of this open event to demonstrate the main outcomes and achievements of the project.

The Open Source Tools and Services developed in HUMBOLDT will be demonstrated in the application context of selected scenarios (e.g. applications from the area of Protected Areas, Ocean and Marine Environment, Transboundary Catchments, Atmosphere, or Flood Risk Management). In addition to these showcase presentations, the participants will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the training courses available on the HUMBOLDT training platform as well as to receive supervised hands-on experiences with the tools for data harmonisation."
There will be three blocks in the program, 1) Introduction and background, 2) Demonstrators 3) Training. The focus will be on Block 2 with the demonstration of show cases.

Details about registration can be found on the announcement page.