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EFGS 2019 Conference

9–11 October 2019 Manchester, United Kingdom

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City data from LFS and Big Data – the report of a pilot project

The document describing the results of the project exploring how data collection for European cities and functional urban areas can be improved is available to download. A pilot project investigating opportunities to enhance city statistics by means of Labour Force...

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Presentations from the Sixth Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM: Europe

The Sixth Plenary Meeting of the European Region of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM: Europe) was held from 5 – 6 June 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. The Plenary Meeting of UN-GGIM: Europe was hosted by Eurostat....

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EFGS 2019 Conference Manchester – Call for abstracts

The European Forum for Geography and Statistics (EFGS) is pleased to invite you to the 12th conference on the integration of geography and statistics. The motto of this year’s conference is “Statistics + Location --> Insight + Impact”. The conference will take...

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Key dates of EFGS 2019 conference in Manchester!

We would like to present the key dates for upcoming the 12th European Forum for Geography and Statistics in Manchester:   1st April 2019 – Opening of registration and abstract submissions 1st August 2019 – Deadline for abstract submissions 10th September 2019 –...

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