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EFGS 2019 Conference

9–11 October 2019 Manchester, United Kingdom

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Upcoming Events

  1. Geospatial Kuala Lumpur 2019

    October 1 - October 3
  2. European Forum for Geography and Statistics Conference 2019

    October 9 - October 11
  3. Inspire Helsinki 2019

    October 22 - October 24
  4. EU DataViz 2019

    November 12

Latest News

EFGS on GISCO and UN GGIM: Europe–ESS–UNECE meeting 2019

On 28 and 29 March 2019 in Eurostat (Luxembourg) two meetings took place: GISCO Working Group Meeting: Integration of statistical and geospatial information – the meeting with National Mapping Authorities and National Statistical Institutes and Joint UN-GGIM: Europe –...

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EFGS on Geospatial World Forum, Amsterdam 2019

11th edition of Geospatial World Forum will be held in Amsterdam, 2 – 4 April 2019. The Forum is a collaborative and interactive platform, which demonstrates collective and shared vision of the global geospatial community. It is an annual gathering of geospatial...

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Conference Geo4SDGs: Addressing Agenda 2030

Geospatial Media and Communications with the support of United Nations Group of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) and Radiant Earth Foundation is organizing the second edition of Geo4SDGs on 3 – 4 April 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands –...

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AGEO Forum 2019 “register:raster:georeferenz”

The Austrian umbrella organization for Geographic Information AGEO invites to the  AGEO Forum 2019 on register:raster:georeferenz to be held in BEV, Schiffamtsgasse 1-3, 1020 Vienna 1020 Wien on Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 10:00-17:00. Prominent speakers will address in...

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Handbook of Spatial Analysis is now available to download

The Handbook of Spatial Analysis, coordinated by Insee with the strong support of Eurostat and the European Forum for Geography and Statistics, draws up the list of analysis that can be carried out with spatial data and the pitfalls to avoid when using them. The...

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