Powered by INSPIRE Conference – 4-5 March – Brussels


On 4th and 5th of March, 2013, the conference “Safety, Mobility, Sustainability… Powered by Inspire” will take place in Brussels. EC Director Ceneral Karl Falkenberg from the DG Environment of the European Commission will open the conference on March 4. The programme is available here.

The conference is organised by Belgium (AGIV, NGI-B), Germany (GDI-DE), The Netherlands (Geonovum, Kadaster, Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment) and the United kingdom (UK Location programme).

The objectives of the conference are to discuss, identify and demonstrate the user potential of spatial information in general and INSPIRE in particular. What does it take to taste it’s full potential?

Examples of successful cross border projects will be presented by both governmental and industrial organisations. Also there is ample attention for linked open data and added value services. In addition to the conference programme, there are “inspiring dinners” in the evening of March 4, where you can meet new people and discuss various topics in an informal setting.

For more information please visit the website at http://www.poweredbyinspire.eu/

For further information please contact: Andy Day – aday@compass.ie or Roger Longhorn – rlonghorn@compass.ie