Cadastral mapping can be a lot cheaper and faster thanks to a 'smart' interactive computer program developed by UT PhD student Sophie Crommelinck. Read more about her research on the UT website. Sophie has her PhD defence on “Automatic image-based cadastral boundary mapping” on 25 October 2019.
What: PhD defence on “Automatic image-based cadastral boundary mapping” Where: University to Twente, ITC, Netherlands When: 25 October 2019 Who: Sophie Crommelinck, University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands Invitation letter
What: its4land Advisory Board meeting Where: University of Twente/ITC, Enschede, Netherlands and via Skype When: 7 November, 2019 Who: Advisory Board members:Judy Kariuki (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)), Michael Nagenborg (University of Twente), Matt Delano (Trimble), Frank Pichel (Cadasta), Kees de Zeeuw (Dutch Kadaster), Markus Gerke (TU Braunschweig), Rohan Bennett (Swinburne business school), Grenville Barnes [...]
CALL FOR PAPERS - Special issue “Remote Sensing for Land Administration” The deadline for paper submission was extended to 16 December 2019. Mila Koeva and Rohan Bennett as two of the guest editors are glad to invite you to submit papers that adress the following topics: Comparisons of alternate remote sensing techniques for 2D and [...]
What: its4land MT29 Where: Online (participants from Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Rwanda, Kenya and Ethiopia) When: Thursday 10 October 2019 (10:00 – 12:00 CET) Who: its4land MT members Why: The MT meets on a regular basis, particularly with regards to milestone accountability and deliverables.
What: its4land presentations at NCG Symposium 2019 Where: University of Twente/ITC, Enschede, The Netherlands When: 21 November 2019 Who: Mila Koeva (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) its4land coordinator Mila Koeva will give a presentation entitled: 'Innovative remote sensing applications to support land tenure mapping in Kenya'. More information can be found in the abstract.
What: seventh its4land roadmap meeting Where: ITC, Enschede, Netherlands/online (Skype) When: Tuesday 1 October 2019 Who: all project partners Why: The main goal of these meetings is to assess whether we are on track with the initially planned tasks for the project, whether we are deviating and if so what measures should be taken.
What: its4land presentations at EALAN AGM and conference 2019 Where: Zanzibar, Tanzania When: 16-26 July 2019 Who: Sophie Crommelinck, Claudia Stöcker (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) The EALAN conference was a 1.5 days conference with about 110 participants, mainly from the Eastern African Region but also with European representatives from various projects such as ADLAND, its4land and NELGA. Claudia [...]
What: Strengthening strategic collaborations of its4land in Zanzibar Where: Stone Town, State University of Zanzibar When: 23 July 2019 Who: Claudia Stöcker, University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands Why: Zanzibar is a potential case location to continue with its4land related activities and even an implementation of the its4land land administration toolbox. Thus, we are seeking to formalize [...]
What: its4land presentation at FOSS4G conference 2019 Where: Bucharest, Romania When: 26-30 August 2019 Who: Ivan Ivanov (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands) The annual worldwide FOSS4G conference took place in Bucharest, where the its4land project was presented. A key focus on the presentation was the QGIS plugin, as a convenient tool for filtering out useful line features among false [...]