Tag Archives: Inspire

Other INSPIRE 2011 write ups

I think the biggest statement that was made, or at least that i heard, during the INSPIRE 2011 was made by Prof. Nigel Shadbolt.  Shadbolt stated the “Location was the connective tissue of open data”.  This recognises the importance of … Continue reading

Posted in Conference, EDINA, Inspire, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part II – INSPIRE 2011 – Wednesday 29th June

The session after the coffee break featured a panel discussion. Sitting on the panel were Gesche Schmid (Local Government Association), Pedro Diaz Munoz (Eurostat), Julian Kirby (Friends of the Earth), Martin Whitworth (Environment Agency) and Leen Hordijk (JRC).  The session … Continue reading

Posted in EDINA, Inspire, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

INSPIRE 2011 – Wednesday 29th June

The 2011 INSPIRE conference was held in Edinburgh between the 27th June and the 1st July.  This blog post covers the plenary speakers of Wednesday 29th June. John Swinney, Cabinet Secretary for finance and sustainable growth, welcomed delegates to the … Continue reading

Posted in Inspire, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

GeoDATA 2010

This years GeoData was held in Glasgow and ran under the title “Changing Times”.  This event is focused primarily on the private/public sector but is an important event to find out what is deemed to be important to this large … Continue reading

Posted in Conference, Inspire | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

UK Location Strategy

I am pretty sure i posted something about the UK Location Strategy in the News section of Go-Geo! a couple of months ago, but i re-discovered this link and thought that it was worth posting again.  UK Location is a … Continue reading

Posted in Inspire | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment