Mission goals and strategic priorities include: Act according to the European Commission INSPIRE principles and coordinate with the UNSDI development process. Support national/cross-border implementation of the INSPIRE Directive. Awareness raising on SDI at political level. Strengthen cohesion between stakeholders and other interested parties ie. public services, SMEs and SDICs. Provide synergies in local, regional, national and global dimensions with outreach towards EU neighbouring countries
From our daily mail. Recent direct communication from the University of Salzburg:
6-9 July, 2010,
The Geoinformatics Forum Salzburg 2010 focuses on an international GIScience audience, communicating in English and sharing an interest in translating new methods and techniques into a broad range of application domains in geoinformatics. Researchers find a vibrant GI community from academia, industry, and government to analyze progress and to explore new research directions. The symposium runs concurrently with the highly regarded German language conference on Applied Geoinformatics (AGIT www.agit.at), sharing the innovative EXPO exhibit. Submission deadline February 1, 2010. More information:www.gi-forum.org, Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org.