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Meaningful Spatial Prediction and Aggregation

A paper on Meaningful Spatial Prediction and Aggregation written by Christoph Stasch, Simon Scheider, Edzer Pebesma, and Werner Kuhn has been published in Environmental Modelling & Software journal. It is available as open access.

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Virtual Seminar/Spatial Colloquium: Verena Hafner, Friday 1st February 14:00

1st February, 2013, 14:00 Speaker: Verena Hafner, Humboldt-Universität Berlin Title: Embodied Artificial Intelligence Abstract: Theories of Embodied and Grounded Cognition claim that intelligence could not have developed without the interaction of an agent with its environment. This is in contrast to … Continue reading

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Two full papers accepted for publication at AGILE 2013

The two full papers ‘Selecting a Representation for Spatial Vagueness – A Decision Making Approach’ by Mohammed Imaduddin Humayun and Angela Schwering and ‘Error-aware Spatio-temporal Aggregation in the Model Web’ by Christoph Stasch, Edzer Pebesma, Ben Graeler and Lydia Gerharz … Continue reading

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GEOCROWD Summer School on Data Management for Crowdsourced and Volunteered Geographic Information

The IRTG students Giorgio De Felice and Paolo Fogliaroni participated to the GEOCROWD Summer School on Data Management for Crowdsourced and Volunteered Geographic Information held in Chania, Crete (Greece) from June 30, 2012 to July 4, 2012. 17 young researchers and … Continue reading

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IRTG-SIGI meets Geocrowd

The Geocrowd Initial Training Network (http://www.geocrowd.eu/) is a Ph.D program similar to IRTG and funded by EU. The Geocrowd program started approximately one year ago (summer 2011) and it relates very well to the IRTG for what concerns the addressed … Continue reading

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Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science

The students Juliane Brink, Giorgio De Felice and Jens Ortmann, and the postdocs  Tomi Kauppinen and Falko Schmid represented IRTG during the Joint Workshop of the DFG Research Training Groups in Computer Science held in Dagstuhl on June 18-20, 2012. … Continue reading

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Paper accepted for publishing at ECAI 2012: Combining DRA and CYC into a Network Friendly Calculus

A paper titled “Combining DRA and CYC into a Network Friendly Calculus” has been accepted for full paper publication at the 20th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2012).  In the paper the author, Malumbo Chipofya, describes two families of binary … Continue reading

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Congratulations Chipofya Family!

On a lighter note, we are very happy to congratulate Malumbo Chipofya and his wife Deborah on their new addition to the family. Malumbo and his wife Deborah are proud parents of a baby boy named Unandi Chipofya. We wish … Continue reading

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Journal Article about linked sensor data

The article “A RESTful proxy and data model for linked sensor data”, co-authored by IRTG members Christoph Stasch and Alejandro Llaves, has been published at the International Journal of Digital Earth.

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ISCRAM 2012 CFP

ISCRAM 2012 First Call for Papers and (Special) Sessions ISCRAM 2012: The 9th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response Management 22-25 April 2012 Vancouver, Canada. Each year, ISCRAM brings together top researchers and practitioners working in the area … Continue reading

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