What: Geospatial World Forum 2019

Geospatial World Forum is a collaborative and interactive platform, which demonstrates collective and shared vision of the global geospatial community. It is an annual gathering of geospatial professionals and leaders representing the entire geospatial ecosystem

Where: Teats art and event park, Amsterdam, Netherlands

When: 3 April 2019

Who: Sophie Crommelinck, University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)

Why:

  • Sophie presented a poster on its4land for the poster display
  • She attended the technical track on machine learning and big data, in which different organizations, companies and institutes presented recent case studies within those fields
  • She visited the exhibition where she networked and met Frank Pitchel, its4land Advisory Board member

Noteworthy are the following interesting open data initiatives:

Here maps:

OpenELS

EU Open data portal

  • access to public data published by the EU institutions, agencies and other bodies