Category Archives: Event

Generic category for notable events in the IRTG.

Data Challenge as part of GIBDA2012

There will be a Data Challenge as a part of the Workshop on GIScience in the Big Data Age 2012 (GIBDA2012). The winner will be awarded a $250 price sponsored by 52North and will present at the workshop, in Columbus, Ohio, USA. September 18th. Here … Continue reading

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Workshop on GIScience in the Big Data Age 2012 (GIBDA2012)

Workshop on GIScience in the Big Data Age 2012 (GIBDA2012) will be organized in conjunction with the seventh International Conference on Geographic Information Science 2012 (GIScience 2012) in Columbus, Ohio, USA on September 18th, 2012. Workshop Description and Scope The rapidly increasing information universe … Continue reading

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2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012—Tackling Big Data

The 2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012—Tackling Big Data (LISC2012) will be organized in November, 2012 in Boston, USA. Linked Science workshop series grew out of activities within the International Research Training Group on Semantic Integration of Geospatial Information in a strong collaboration with people … Continue reading

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A paper about Future SDI at INSPIRE Conference 2012

A paper discussing what the Future Spatial Data Infrastructure should look like will be presented in the INSPIRE Conference 2012. The paper is an outcome of a collaboration between the IRTG SIGI, the Institute for Geoinformatics at the University of … Continue reading

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Demo and poster at ESWC2012

There will be a poster and a demo presented at the 9th Extended Semantic Web Conference (ESWC2012) related to Linked Science and LODUM projects: Tomi Kauppinen, Giovana Mira de Espindola and Benedikt Graeler. Sharing and Analyzing Remote Sensing Observation Data for Linked Science. In … Continue reading

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GeoVoCamp Dayton 2012 – Call for Participation

The GeoVoCamp (see http://vocamp.org/wiki for previous events and results) on geo-ontology design patterns and bottom-up semantics in kindly calls for participation. It takes place in Dayton, OH [1] right before the GIScience 2012 conference in Columbus, OH. This will be … Continue reading

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Anusuriya Devaraju defended her PhD thesis

Anusuriya Devaraju defended her IRTG SIGI funded PhD thesis entitled “Representing and Reasoning about Geographic Occurrences in the Sensor Web” on April 19, 2012 at the Institute for Geoinformatics at the University of Muenster. The thesis and presentation slides are available online: … Continue reading

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The Triangle of Sustainability Awarded

The Triangle of Sustainability (in German “Dreieck der Nachhaltigkeit”) by  Thomas Bartoscheck and Tomi Kauppinen was  awarded 8000€ and a Finalist Position and is competing for the first prize  in Wissenschaft interaktiv 2012, June 2–6, 2012, Lübeck, Germany. The Triangle of Sustainability is an interactive show to … Continue reading

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Workshop on GIScience in the Big Data Age 2012

Workshop on GIScience in the Big Data Age 2012 (GIBDA2012) will be organized in conjunction with the seventh International Conference on Geographic Information Science 2012 (GIScience 2012) in Columbus, Ohio, USA on September 18th, 2012. Workshop Description and Scope The rapidly increasing information universe … Continue reading

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10TH ANNUAL SUMMER INSTITUTE ON GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SCIENCE

The Vespucci Initiative for the Advancement of Geographic Information Science is announcing the 10th Annual Summer Institute on Geographic Information Science in Florence, Italy, 2012. The first week’s (June 3 to 9, 2012) topic is “Interoperability 360”. Facilitators for this … Continue reading

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