INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Matt Beare

Representing Personal capacity
Expert Information
United Kingdom
Networking Expertise: 
INSPIRE applications and software components Expertise: 
Cross-cutting technical issues and INSPIRE architecture Expertise: 
Data and service sharing: 
Data and service sharing Expertise: 
General knowledge of need for organisations to collaborate to have workable poilicies in place to achieve optimal data sharing practices.
Monitoring and reporting Expertise: 
Interoperability Expertise: 
Knowledge of interoperability requirements and guidance gained from 20 years in spatial data industry, formal software engineering training and several INSPIRE specific projects since 2008. Annex I data specification consultation and transformation testing, with CP, HY, TN and PS data with several LMOs. Extensive work on AU, HY and TN data themes in relation to transformation, data quality, edge-matching, generalisation and identifier management, as part of the EU consortium based ESDIN project. Lead analyst for the JRC sponsored Development of Technical Guidance for INSPIRE Transformation Netwrok Services. Co-chair of the OGC Data Quality work group.