Innovation to diffusion

GISIG is an Association operating in the field of Geographical Information Systems, grouping organisations from more than 20 European Countries.

  • New project: EO4GEO

    EO4GEO is an Erasmus+ Sector Skills Alliance project focused on education and training in the space / geospatial sector

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  • GISIG 25th Anniversary

    Celebration of GISIG's 25th Anniversary during the GeoSmartCity final Conference, Genova, 15 February 2017.

GISIG represents a reference centre for common initiatives among GIS operators and users, also acting through the promotion of European projects and the establishment of thematic networks and national secretariats.  Learn more…

  • We promote and coordinate European funded projects
  • We establish thematic networks for a collaboration environment
  • We promote training initiatives about GIS and their applications
  • We promote networking initiatives for GIS operators and users
  • We group together universities, enterprises and administrations

Featured Projects

EO4GEO

Innovative solutions for Earth Observation/Geoinformation training                  

giCASES

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Creating a University-Enterprise Alliance for a Spatially Enabled Society                  

Latest News & Events

INSPIRE 2018

The 2018 edition of the INSPIRE conference will take place in Antwerp, Belgium, 18-21 September..

The motto of this years’ event is INSPIRE users: Make it work together! Following the digital transition that is firmly taking shape, we now stand on the brink of a green transition.

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GI_Forum 2018

Symposium and Exhibit, Salzburg, July 3 – 6, 2018.

The GI_Forum 2018 is running in Salzburg, organized by the University of Salzburg, under the coordination of the Department of Geoinformatics – Z_GIS and in cooperation with the Austrian Academy of Sciences, and runs concurrently with the highly regarded German language conference on Applied Geoinformatics – AGIT.

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New project: EO4GEO

The EU Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) has approved the project EO4GEO- Towards and innovative strategy for skills development and capacity building in the space geo-information sector supporting Copernicus user uptake.

EO4GEO is an Erasmus+ Sector Skills Alliance gathering 26 partners (and initially 22 associated partners, looking forward to new adhesions),

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giCASES dissemination seminar in Salzburg

Fourth giCASES dissemination seminar in Salzburg, Austria, 29. November 2017

The giCASES partner “University of Salzburg/Z_GIS” is organising the seminar “Co-creation of knowledge and collaborative learning as tools to foster innovation in higher education and business”.

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