Innovation to diffusion

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

  • 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

Final Workshop LIFE+IMAGINE

The Final Workshop of LIFE + IMAGINE aims to present to the participants the results

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GIS OSTRAVA 2016 – The Rise of Big Spatial Data

Is organised as a part of symposium GIS Ostrava 2016 in Ostrava, Czech Republic, March

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2016’AGILE – Call for Papers

The 19th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science, will take place in Helsinki, Finland,

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MYGEOSS First Call For Innovative Apps in the environmental and social domains

MYGEOSS is launching an open call for development of innovative applications (mobile or web-based) using openly available or crowd-generated data in different domains addressing citizens’ needs.

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Mid-term evaluation report on INSPIRE implementation

The INSPIRE Directive, which came into force in 2007 and is expected to be fully implemented by 2020, aims to establish a European Spatial Data Infrastructure

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