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IRTG at Schloss Dagstuhl for the Joint Workshop of DFG graduate schools

Participants of the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science at Schloss Dagstuhl The IRTG Semantic Integration of Geospatial Information participated the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science—Part 1: Dataexploration, Visualization, and … Continue reading

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Tutorial on Linked Science at EKAW2012

Tutorial on Linked Science 2012 (TOLSCI2012) When: October 7th, 2012 Where: Galway City, Ireland Tutorial at the International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2012) Tutorial URI: http://linkedscience.org/events/tolsci2012/ Linked Science is an approach to interconnect scientific assets in order to enable … Continue reading

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Dagstuhl Seminar on Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web

From May 29th to June 1st, the IRTG student Jens Ortmann attended the invitation-only Dagstuhl seminar “Cognitive Approach for the Semantic Web“. The event was coordinated by Krzystof Janowicz from UC Santa Barbara, and organized by Dedre Gentner, Pascal Hitzler, Kai-Uwe … Continue reading

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IRTG organizational activities – Summarizing GI Zeitgeist 2012

As part of their qualification criteria, doctoral candidates in the IRTG-SIGI are required to organize colloquia to showcase the latest research among their academic peers in geoinformatics and related fields. The 1st IRTG-SIGI cohort organized a doctoral colloquium in conjunction … Continue reading

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A new webpage of related projects

The external funded IRTG students created a new webpage providing an overview of how their own projects related with IRTG program, including research commonalities, cooperations as well as scientific outputs and activities funded by IRTG. For more details, please check IRTG related projects.

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Joint Virtual Seminar with Monika Sester

The next Joint Virtual Seminar will be on Friday, June 8. Monika Sester from the University of Hannover will give a talk about current research on Geosensor Networks at the Institute of Cartography and Geoinformatics (ikg). For more information visit … Continue reading

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Science in Dialogue

Science in Dialogue (in German: Wissenschaft im Dialog)—The initiative of German Science organizes the event Wissenschaft interaktiv 2012 during June 2–6, 2012 in Lübeck, Germany. The IRTG SIGI / LinkedScience.org project Triangle of Sustainability  (in German: Dreieck der Nachhaltigkeit) was selected among … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events involving IRTG SIGI

The members of the International Research Training Group on Semantic Integration of Geospatial Information (IRTG SIGI) are actively engaged with a number of international events. Here is a list of the major upcoming events. November 11th or 12th, 2012: The 2nd International Workshop … Continue reading

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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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