Webinar ISPRS TCIV series - WG2

'Geospatial Knowledge Representation and Analytics'


The webinar, organised by the ISPRS WG IV/2 will host

Prof. André Skupin (San Diego State University, BigKnowledge®) - talk “Spatial Intelligence for Knowledge Management and Analytics”

Dr. Andrea Ballatore (King's College London) - talk “Demarcating place in cultural geo-analytics”

Thursday, February 17, 2022

h. 9:00 PCT, 12:00 EST, 17:00 UTC, 18:00 CET

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The ISPRS WG IV/2 will support the AGILE 2021 pre-conference workshop Cybercartography

A beyond State-of-the art Role of geovisualization in the understanding of the world.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 h. 10.45-15.00 CET+1

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GeoBIM benchmark 2019

Reference study on software support for open standards of city and building models.

This benchmark will investigate the available technical solutions to support research and activities related to GeoBIM, through the use of the open standards IFC (by buildingSMART) and CityGML (by OGC).

The funded ISPRS Scientific initiative 2019 has started, and call for participation is open!

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Special Issue "BIM and HBIM: Standardisation and interoperability"

A special issue of Applied Sciences (ISSN 2076-3417) is open, related to some contents of this Working Group!

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2nd International Conference on “Geomatics and Restoration” - GEORES 2019

Standardisation and interoperability in the GEO&RES information: open standards and ontologies for representing the cultural heritage knowledge”

The conference will be an occasion for exploring the needs of the spatial knowledge representation and interoperability for the Cultural Heritage application in a multidisciplinary environment connecting the two worlds of Geomatics and Restoration.

Selected contributions from this topic will be suggested for a dedicated Journal Special Issue.

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ISPRS Technical Commission IV Symposium 2018: 3D Spatial Information Science - The Engine of Change

NEWS: the ISPRS Technical Commission IV Symposium 2018: 3D Spatial Information Science - The Engine of Change will be held in Delft, The Netherlands, October 1 - 5, 2018.

The topics of WGIV/2, among which ontologies, semantics, and knowledge representation for geospatial information are covered:

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Pre-conference workshop in AGILE 2017

NEWS: The increased availability of geographic data (often in massive volumes) together with the advances in spatiotemporal data management, integration, analysis, and visualization present an emerging need and opportunity: how to transform these massive volumes of geographic data into meaningful information about places, events, activities, and interrelations.

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1st International Conference on “Geomatics and Restoration: Conservation of Cultural Heritage in the Digital Era” GeoRes 2017

NEWS: A panel entitled "Cities of art: Risk and Resilience" will be will be organized by WGIV/2 during the GeoRes Conference, held on 22-24 May in Florence, Italy, for exploring the possibilities given by the semantic management of geospatial information for Cultural Heritage.

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