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Cadastral mapping faster and cheaper thanks to automation

By | October 25th, 2019|News|

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.

CALL FOR PAPERS – for special issue ‘Remote Sensing for Land Administration’

By | September 19th, 2019|News|

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 [...]

EALAN conference, Zanzibar

By | September 15th, 2019|News|

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 [...]

Strengthening strategic collaborations of its4land in Zanzibar

By | September 9th, 2019|News|

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 [...]

FOSS4G 2019

By | September 5th, 2019|News|

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 [...]

Data collection in Zanzibar

By | September 2nd, 2019|News|

What: Data collection in Zanzibar Where: Stone Town, Commission of Lands Zanzibar When: 19 July 2019 Who: Claudia Stöcker, University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands Why: Work package 4, which is about UAV-based data acquisition for land administration, is now getting towards the end of the project and seeks for validation and further use cases of the [...]

its4land Publish and Share platform ready for testing

By | August 26th, 2019|News|

The Hansa Luftbild team has now released the Publish and Share platform for internal and external tests and evaluations. We have developed the main technical components of Publish and Share to Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 5-6. The platform has been deployed on the AWS cloud platform, for further testing and optimization in order to reach [...]

its4land at RCMRD International Conference & 4th AfriGEO Symposium

By | August 14th, 2019|News|

What: its4land presentations and exhibition at RCMRD International Conference & 4th AfriGEOSS Symposium Where:  Nairobi, Kenya When: 13-14 August 2019 Who: Sophie Crommelinck, (University of Twente/ITC, Netherlands), Malumbo Chipofya (University of Muenster, Germany), Tarek Zein (Hansa Luftbild, Germany), Kaspar Kundert (ESRI, Rwanda) During the RCMRD International Conference & 4th AfriGEOSS Symposium, its4land presented the outcomes of the project. The [...]

Assessing compatibility of a country’s Governance and Capacity with the its4land land administration toolbox using the newly developed its4land scorecard

By | August 6th, 2019|News|

its4land’s work package 7 (WP7) – ‘Govern and Grow: Sustainable governance and capacity building’ recently delivered its 4th deliverable (D7.4). WP7 deals specifically with the development of a governance and capacity development model to support the implementation and evaluation of innovative technologies and their use to meet stakeholders' needs so that the innovation process can [...]

Business model for its4land tools ready

By | July 16th, 2019|News|

Work Package 8 (WP8) titled Capitalize has reached a major achievement with the project deliverable 8.1 being submitted and released. This deliverable covers the design of the appropriate business model and the definition of the business plan, which aims at developing a sustainable business model for the dissemination and commercialization of the land tenure recording [...]