Innovation to diffusion

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

  • GISIG 25th Anniversary

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

  • blended-AIM project

    Milva Carbonaro introducing the project to the Focus Group on employability and labour market needs in Genova. September 2016.

  • INSPIRE Conference 2016

    GISIG projects leaflets in the exhibition area


    LINKVIT project meeting in Venice (03/2015)

    LINKVIT project
  • eENVplus

    eENVplus wins CEN/TC 287 Award for Excellence and Innovation

    eENVplus project

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



Creating a University-Enterprise Alliance for a Spatially Enabled Society                  



eEnvironmental services for advanced applications within INSPIRE.                  


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Open geo-data for innovative services and user applications towards Smart Cities.



Integrated coastal area Management Application implementing GMES, INSPIRE and SEIS data policies.


Indoor/outdoor location and asset management through open geodata.                  


Fostering new creative paradigms based on recording and sharing “casual” videos through the internet.


Preparing for extreme and rare events in coastal regions.                                     


Towards a more demand-driven geospatial workforce education/training system.

Latest News & Events

giCASES workshop at INSPIRE Conference 2017

INSPIRE Conference workshops, Kehl, 04-05 September 2017

giCASES Consortium is please to invite all the participants

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As members of the Copernicus Academy, we would like to highlight the following news items:

  • GeoSentinel,

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Third giCASES dissemination seminar/workshop

The third giCASES dissemination seminar/workshop will be held in Sopron (HU) on May 31st 2017!


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Call for Proposals

The European Commission has just issued a Call for Proposals with a view to select

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Open Space Call of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme

On behalf of the Copernicus Academy, we want to draw your attention on the 

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