INSPIRE Knowledge Base

IfGI

Description
Organisation: 
IfGI, University of Münster, Germany
Acronym: 
IfGI
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
The institute for geoinformatics (ifgi) is among the few German university departments that offer a program of study in geoinformatics. The ifgi aims at internationalizing education in cooperation with international networks such as eduGI.net, eduGI.LA, ISAP or the AGILE education working group.
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
Research and education
Activities: 
Research, testing and education
Membership: 
-
Typology: 
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

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

  • submit reference material as input to the Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • participate in the review process
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • register a project to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    International
    ...
    Societal Sector
    research, education
    Specific Expertise
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    Participation in "ESDI Workshop on Conceptual Schema Languages and Tools" Detailed testing of schema mapping tools (FME, GoPublisher, Spatial Data Integrator, GeoXSLT, Haskell)
    Environmental application domains
    incl. Water Resources Management, Mineral Resource Management, Coastal Zone Management
    Primary Business
    Cross-domain research and education