Programme

Free registration here, 18th November 2015

Workshop chair: Tor Dokken (IQmulus Coordinator, Chief Scientist SINTEF ICT, Norway)

Time Presentation
09:00 – 09:15 Welcome and workshop storyline: Trigger increased synchronization of exploitation, result deployment, and future research/innovation among the EC geospatial big data projects, by Tor Dokken SINTEF.
09:15 – 09:40 MELODIES: Exploiting Open (Linked) Data in public and private sector applications, successes and challenges by Jon Blower
09:40 – 10:05 GeoKnow: Bringing Geospatial Data to the enterprise with the GeoKnow Generator Workbench by Jens Lehmann, University of Leipzig, and Jonas Schulz, Ontos AG
10:05 – 10:30 IQmulus – A High-volume Fusion and Analysis Platform for Geospatial Point Clouds, Coverages and Volumetric Data Sets by Tor Dokken
10:30 -11:00 Optique – Scalable End-user Access to Big Data by Arild Waaler, Optique coordinator, Professor University of Oslo, Norway
11:00 – 12:00 Coffee break + snacks
12:00 – 12:25 DaPaaS – DataGraft – Data-as-a-Service for Open Data, by Dumitru Roman, SINTEF
12:25 – 12:50 proDataMarket – Enabling the property data marketplace for novel data-driven business products, by Arne J. Berre, SINTEF
12:50 – 13:15 SmartOpenData – Linked Open Data for environment protection in Smart Regions, by Jesus Mª Estrada Villegas, Tragsa
13:15 -13:40 LEO – Building Precision Farming Applications by Integrating Satellite Data and Linked Data by Manolis Koubarakis, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, LEO co-ordinator
13:40 – 14:05 iGUESS – A geospatial data analytics and simulation platform built on interoperability and distributed computing technologies by Ulrich Leopold, Senior Research and Technology Associate eScience Research Unit, Environmental Research and Innovation Department, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology
14:05 – 14:15 Eurisy – European investments in space and Big Data: from European projects to operational applications by Alexandra Jercaianu. Eurisy is a non-for-profit association of most government space agencies in Europe, including the European Space Agency. Eurisy raises awareness on the potential benefits of satellite applications for the European economy and society.
14:15 -14:40 Summing up and discussions