INSPIRE Knowledge Base

GEONET.SK

Description
Organisation: 
National Spatial Data Infrastructure of Slovak republic
Acronym: 
GEONET.SK
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
Harmonization of national datasets -including data modeling, reference systems, metadata and data validation, encoding systems. Distribution of geographical information on the base of OpenGIS platform. Integration of Geographical information by means of geoportal. Building of national spatial data infrastructure.
Formal Mandate: 
National Government
Mandate: 
Project of research and development. Title of the project: Tools for distribution and integration of geospatial information. Sponsor of the project: Ministry of Education of Slovak republic. Agreement between Ministry of Education of Slovak republic and Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Natural Sciences. Members of project: Faculty of natural Sciences Comenius University in Bratislava, Research Institute of Geodesy and Cartography , Slovak Environmental Agency, Lesoprojekt Zvolen, Espace Morava
Activities: 
Standardization, harmonization and integration of spatial data structures provided by governmental, research, educational, private .. institution. Creation of metainformational system, informational and application servers. Creation of geoportal. Distribution of geodata into the Internet on the base of OpenGIS standards. Technical specification development for integration of geodata and integration of WMS, WFS, WCS .. geospatial services
Membership: 
Members of SDIC: In the starting phase : members of the project (Faculty of natural Sciences Comenius University in Bratislava, Research Institute of Geodesy and Cartography , Slovak Environmental Agency, Lesoprojekt Zvolen, Espace Morava. Progressively: Institutions connected to the NSDI initiative
Comments: 
Duration of the project : 09.2004-05.2007
Typology: 
Sectorial
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

Which role(s) do you foresee for the SDIC in INSPIRE development

  • be kept informed
  • yes