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
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Disaster Management Conference and Workshop building network for the Visegrad Countries
Building V4 Network Researching Spatial and Social Aspects of Disaster Management 22-23 May 2013 in Budapest Call for Presenters Mr. JUHÁSZ, Géza Péter, President of the Society of Cascadoss Hungary formulated the following Call for distribution:
" The "Conference and Workshop for Building V4 Network Researching Spatial and Social Aspects of Disaster Management" takes place on 22-23 May 2013 in Budapest. (http://visegrad.cascadoss.hu/en/) On the first day, 22 May presenters from Visegrád countries will report about natural disasters of various length, analysing the reasons for and the effects of damage, next to elaborating possibilities for handling – possibly forecasting – disasters, as well as their wider effects upon society. Floods, inundations, droughts and deflation are being considered with a particular emphasis upon geoinformatics, including the possibilities and applicability of distant detection. Conference languages are English and Hungarian. We are still waiting for new presentations. Please register here and mail your draft presentation (500 characters at least) to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 29 April: http://visegrad.cascadoss.hu/en/presenter-registration"
HUNAGI ask its partners in the V4 Countries and beyond the region to disseminate this information as widely as possible among the potential interested institutions and experts.