GDI-DE New Publications – Recommendations for the provision of geodata and INSPIRE download services

From now on the updated recommendations of the working groups Ad-Hoc-AG and Geodienste can be viewed:

  1. Preparation of Geodata for INSPIRE
  2. Preparation of INSPIRE compliant Download Services (Version 1.1, 21.10.2013)
  3. Summary of the current status regarding Spatial Data Services and Invoke Services

Training Seminar “Basics of GDI & INSPIRE” – Applications • Developments • Perspectives

18-22 November 2013 at the Training Center of the IHK Potsdam. For more information: GEOkomm-AcademyGeoServiceCenterDELPHI IMM GmbH

INSPIRE Bodensee-Geodatenpool reaches finals of European Competition

In February 2013, the LGL – the State Office for Geoinformation and Land Development of Baden-Württemberg – announced the project “Prototypical transformation of spatial data according to INSPIRE in the border region of Lake Constance” at the European Prize for Innovation in Public Administration. Participation was open to public administrations, with projects that bring benefits to citizens, companies or education & science. 

Further details about the competition, the participating administrations, finalists and winners can be found here. Source: DVW News 4/2013 

INSPIRE as an opportunity?

The challenges and opportunities of the INSPIRE Directive for municipalities stand on 19 November in New Ulm at the center of this year’s GIS Forum. 

The event is aimed , among other, at decision makers from municipalities, cities and counties, GIS vendors and service providers, representatives of state survey offices, publicly appointed surveyors and surveying firms, representatives of municipal associations and representatives of SDIs from Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg. Source