Upcoming seminar: Next steps in building Australia's SDI

Seminar on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 (11am): Information is like wine, technology is like fish: the next steps in building Australia's spatial data infrastructure

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3rd International Conference on Eurasian SDI: from national to regional cooperation

Eurasian SDI Conference 2017The 3rd International Conference on Eurasian SDI, under the theme "From national to regional cooperation" is being held June 29-30, 2017, in Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyz Republic. The Conference is organized under the national project "Taza Koom" (Clear Society) aimed to introduce new technologies in the Kyrgyz Republic in cooperation with UNECE WPLA and World Bank.

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Sri Lanka: Geoportal a key step on road to implementing REDD+

Improved forest monitoring systems, a critical measure on the road to Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and forest Degradation (REDD+), have advanced significantly in Sri Lanka with the launch of an online geoportal that will help the country move close to achieving its development and mitigation targets.

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Australia: New service to ‘LINK’ foundation spatial data

The launch of a new Location Information Knowledge Platform (or LINK for short) delivers an exciting new era of open access to essential spatial datasets across all levels of government and Australia’s different states and territories.

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Australia: 2026 Spatial Industry Transformation and Growth Agenda

The 2026 Spatial Industry Transformation and Growth Agenda (2026 Agenda) Action Plan represents a step change for the industry, and aims to act as a catalyst to maximise the innovation, productivity and competitiveness of the industry across Australia. Collectively created by business, government, academia and spatial-user organisations, the Action Plan is underpinned by 34 transformational initiatives, and will be delivered through a rolling 10-year roadmap.

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Issues on building Kazakhstan Geospatial Portal to implement e-Government

Author(s): K. Sagadiyev, H. K. Kang, K. J. Li
International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XLI-B2, 2016, XXIII ISPRS Congress, 12–19 July 2016, Prague, Czech Republic

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Sri Lanka: Consultancy EoI Request for legal background study on legal amendments and new regulatory requirements for NSDI

SriLanka ICTAThe Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) intends to obtain the service of an individual consultant to carry out a comprehensive legal background study to define the legal specifications on National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) to identify the relevant legal entities from the existing acts, ordinances, policies, legislations and draft regulations regarding NSDI and to propose legislation for the NSDI, if needed.

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