EuroSDR is a not-for-profit organisation linking National Mapping and Cadastral Agencies with Research Institutes and Universities in Europe for the purpose of applied research in spatial data provision, management and delivery.

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28 November 2019

In the past number of years use of crowdsourcing by National Mapping and Cadastral Agencies (NMCA) has grown from being a disruptive technological idea to a mainstream source of geographic data and information.

19 November 2019

A 1.5 day EuroSDR workshop co-organised by Ordnance Survey GB on “Geo Immersive Reality – the use of geospatial data in augmented and virtual reality technologies”.

4 November 2019

EuroSDR Educational Service (EduServ) annually offers four two-week e-learning courses in the field of GeoInformation (GI). It is designed for knowledge transfer from the research to the production domain.

21 October 2019

The first seminar of EuroSDR Linked Data Group will take place in Paris at IGN location on December 11th, 2019.

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Crowdsourcing in National Mapping
16 & 17 January 2020

This workshop has 2 aims:
- Create VGI-ME which will be a conceptual ‘map’ of projects from around Europe which used crowdsourcing as a means of collecting geospatial data and information.
- Plan the design and delivery of a VGI hackaton event in the second half of 2020 which will feature the creation of new crowdsourcing applications (mobile and web) and extending/improving existing ones.

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Publications

Authoritative Data in a European Context
International Benchmarking of Terrestrial Laser Scanning Approaches for Forest Inventories: Results, Discussion and Outlooks
International Benchmarking of Terrestrial Laser Scanning Approaches for Forest Inventories: Objective, Datasets, Evaluation Criteria and Methods