INSPIRE 2017 - INSPIRE a digital Europe: Thinking out of the box

The INSPIRE 2017 Conference will contribute to the implementation of the INSPIRE Directive by 2020 and serves to demonstrate the potential of the European Spatial Data Infrastructure resulting from INSPIRE for the environment and the EU Digital society. At the conference public and private sector stakeholders will meet and discuss the progress reached so far, discover new opportunities, and further examine possibilities for accelerating the implementation of the INSPIRE Directive. Get full conference details here: 

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GSDI Coastal/Marine SDI Best Practice Webinar #2 - 29 March 2017

Please register for GSDI Coastal/Marine SDI Best Practice Webinar #2 on Mar 29, 2017 at 2:00 PM CEST at: 

In this 90-minute webinar, the second in our series of webinars focusing on Coastal and Marine SDI Best Practice, we introduce three presenters from Brazil, Malaysia and Denmark, telling of their experiences in implementing marine SDI in their countries.

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Get ready for INSPIRE 2017 in September!

The INSPIRE Conference 2017 will be held from 4-5 September, in Kehl, Germany (for workshops) and 6-8 September, in Strasbourg, France for presentations.

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Defence Geospatial Intelligence (DGI) Benchmarking Report released

DGIGSDI's friends over at DGI Europe have once again compiled their own research into some of the biggest issues affecting the industry today. DGI’s latest geospatial intelligence research report, in association with Textron Systems has just been released, and we wanted to make sure that you don’t miss out on the opportunity to download your free copy.

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Director of NGA confirmed to speak at DGI 2017

DGIThe Defence Geospatial Intelligence (DGI) Conference ( will take place on 23 - 25 January 2017, at the QEII Centre, London, and once again the Global Spatial Data Infrastructures Association (GSDI) is a proud media partner! Read on to get your exclusive GSDI Members' discount code to be there, too.

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Mapping National SDIs - New Initiatives

Without data you’re just another person with an opinion.” - W. Edwards Deming

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GSDI Association becomes Official Observer to UN-GGIM Europe and UN-GGIM Americas

At its meeting on 5 October in Budapest, the GSDI Association was offered official Observer status on UN-GGIM Europe - the European Regional Committee of the United Nations Group of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management. The Association was officially represented at the meeting by Dr Gabor Remetey.

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