INSPIRE Knowledge Base

NCG

Description
Organisation: 
National Centre for Geocomputation
Acronym: 
NCG
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
The National Centre for Geocomputation ( NCG ) was established at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth ( NUIM ) through the award of a Research Fellowship to Professor A. Stewart Fotheringham by Science Foundation Ireland. The NCG is a resource for those interested in any aspect of the capture, storage, integration, management, retrieval, display, analysis or modelling of spatial data.
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
National Centre for Geocomputation is a part of National University of Ireland Maynooth and our mandate to perform research.
Activities: 
Research
Membership: 
National University of Ireland Maynooth
Comments: 
see also: http://www.stratag.ie/
Typology: 
Regional
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

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

  • participate in the review process
  • yes
  • contribute to cost/benefit analysis of the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • collect and describe user requirements related to Environmental policies
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    National
    Ireland
    Societal Sector
    research, education
    Specific Expertise
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    Mapping, Remote Sensing