Mediterranean Symposium on Smart City Applications (SCAMS 2017)

SCAMS2017The Mediterranean Symposium on Smart City Applications (SCAMS 2017) is a multidisciplinary international conference organized by the Mediterranean Association of Sciences and Technologies (MediAST) in collaboration with the Laboratory of Computer Science, Systems and Telecommunications (LIST) and the Faculty of Sciences and Techniques of Tangier (FSTT). SCAMS will take place in Tangier, Morocco from 26-27 October 2017.

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Oman: NSDI Steering Committee holds first meeting in 2016 to review progress, licensing, base maps

The Steering Committee on National Spatial Data Infrastructure at the (NSDI) on Monday held the first meeting of the current year at the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI) to review the progress of (NSDI) programme and various projects under it.

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GEO-CRADLE establishes network and Data Hub for Earth Observation in MENA and the Balkans

A new project “Coordinating and integRating state-of-the-art Earth Observation Activities in the regions of North Africa, Middle East, and Balkans and Developing Links with GEO related initiatives towards GEOSS” (GEO-CRADLE) has brought together the Earth observation community from these regions in an inaugural workshop.

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Oman: NSDI Technical Executive Committee discusses National Geospatial Database

NCSI Oman logoThe Technical Executive Committee for Oman National Spatial Data Infrastructure (ONSDI) held its third meeting on April 5, 2016.

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UAE: Global Space Congress, 21-23 November 2016, Abu Dhabi

The Global Space and Satellite Forum returns 21-23 November 2016 in Abu Dhabi, UAE as the Global Space Congress after a successful fifth edition which also featured the official launch ceremony of the UAE Space Agency.

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Oman: Promoting statistical knowledge and smartphone apps at third scientific exhibition

Oman NCSI logoTowards promoting statistical knowledge in the Sultanate, the National Center for Statistics and Information (NCSI) participated in the third scientific exhibition organized by the Modern College of Business & Science on March 30, 2016. The NCSI stall at the exhibition showcased two of the Centre's hugely popular and useful smart phone applications: Tour Oman, and NCSI Geo.

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Tunisia: Geo-Tunis 2016 extends deadline for abstracts 

geotunisThe organizing committee of the 10th International Congress of GIS and Geospace Applications (Geo-Tunis 2016) and the Tunisian Association of Digital Geographic Information (ATIGN) have extended the deadline for submissions of scientific presentations to 15 March 2016. Geotunis 2016) will be held 26-30 April 2016, in Tunis, Tunisia.

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