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Thematic Clusters Overview


The INSPIRE thematic domains





The INSPIRE Community forum is built upon eleven clusters, nine are thematic and two cross-domain clusters. Every cluster is led by a facilitator who participates and moderates the discussions with the help of the official INSPIRE MIG-T liaison.
Biodiversity & Area Management
Biodiversity & Area Management

Facilitator: Stefania MORRONE

MIG-T Liaison: Darja Lihteneger (EEA)

INSPIRE Themes: Protected Sites, Area Management / Restriction / Regulation Zones and Reporting Units, Habitats and Biotopes, Species Distribution, Bio-geographical Regions
Marine & Atmosphere
Marine & Atmosphere

Facilitator: Angel LOPEZ ALOS

MIG-T Liaison: Anders Ryden (SE)

INSPIRE Themes: Oceanographic Geographical Features, Sea Regions, Atmospheric Conditions and Meteorological Geographical Features
Topo & Cadastre, Reference Data
Topo & Cadastre, Reference Data

Facilitator: Anja HOPFSTOCK

MIG-T Liaison: Markus Jobst (AU)

INSPIRE Themes: Hydrography, Geographical Names, Administrative Units, Cadastral Parcels, Addresses, Buildings, Transport Networks
Facilities & Utilities, Public Services
Facilities & Utilities, Public Services

Facilitator: Keiran MILLARD

INSPIRE Themes: Agricultural and aquaculture facilities, Production and industrial facilities, Utility and governmental services
Environmental Monitoring & Observations
Environmental Monitoring & Observations

Facilitator: Katharina SCHLEIDT

MIG-T Liaison: José Miguel Rubio Iglesias (EEA)

INSPIRE Themes: Environmental Monitoring Facilities, Observations and Measurements
Elevation, Ortho & Grids
Elevation, Ortho & Grids

Facilitator: Jordi ESCRIU

MIG-T Liaison: Markus Seifert (GE)

INSPIRE Themes: Elevation, Orthoimagery, Coordinate Reference Systems, Geographical Grid
Land Cover & Use
Land Cover & Use

Facilitator: Lena Hallin-Pihlatie

MIG-T Liaison: Lars Eric Storgaard (DK)

INSPIRE Themes: Land Use, Land Cover
Earth Science
Earth Science

Facilitator: Amelia BAPTIE

MIG-T Liaison: Carlo Cipolloni (IT)

INSPIRE Themes: Geology, Soil, Natural Risk Zones, Mineral resources, Energy resources
Statistics & Health
Statistics & Health

Facilitator: Mirosław MIGACZ

MIG-T Liaison: Jani Reini (FI)

INSPIRE Themes: Human health and safety, Population distribution and demography, Statistical units
INSPIRE & Environmental Policy
INSPIRE & Environmental Policy

Facilitator: Stefania MORRONE

MIG-T Liaison: Joeri Robbrecht (DG ENV)

Cross Cutting Cluster
Discussions, news, good practices, bugs related to the use of software, tools, services…
Software & Tools
Software & Tools

Facilitator: Jordi ESCRIU

MIG-T Liaison: Michael Lutz (JRC)

Cross Cutting Cluster
Discussions, news, issues, good practices related to INSPIRE implementation and its evolution .