INSPIRE Knowledge Base

UTH_PRD

Description
Organisation: 
Planning and Regional Development Dept. of the University of Thessaly
Acronym: 
UTH_PRD
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
Research and education institution in the domain of urban and regional planning
Formal Mandate: 
Regional Government
Mandate: 
University
Activities: 
Urban and regional development research. Human geography - demography research.
Membership: 
Technical Chamber of Greece, Hellenic Geographical Information Society
Typology: 
Regional
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

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

  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
  • participate in the review process
  • yes
  • implement pilot projects to test/revise/develop the draft Implementing Rules
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    Europe
    Hellenic Republic
    Societal Sector
    research, education
    Specific Expertise
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    none
    Environmental application domains
    Monitoring Coastal areas, Spatial Planning, Monitoring Urban sprawl, Fringe area development, Urban development, Rural development, Man-made Hazard Management
    Primary Business
    remote sensing, geographical information systems, gis, land use, land cover, demography, human geography, thematic mapping.