INSPIRE Knowledge Base

State Agency for Information Technologies and Communications (SAITC)

LMO Description
Organisation: 
State Agency for Information Technologies and Communications (SAITC)
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
    Details
    Level of authority: 
    National
    SAITC is Bulgarian governmental organization based in the capital city - Sofia
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>With decision of the Bulgarian government, SAITC is mandated to be responsible for the development and implementation of the requirements of the EU Directive 02/07 -INSPIRE </p>
    Main Activities: 
    The State Agency for Information Technology and Communications pursues the state policy in the field of IT and communications aiming at of Information Society that will ensure enhanced social and economic development of the country.
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    National
    Bulgaria
    Societal Sector: 
    central government
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    SAITC is responsible for the coordination and interoperability of spatial data bases. More information if necessary.
    Primary Business: 
    IT and Communications networks
    Environmental application domains: 
    GMES, Risk management, Earth observation