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Abstract

The 2nd European Commission Geographical Information Systems (EC GIS) Workshop was held in Genova from 26th to 28th June 1996. The aims of the workshop were:
to present progress in GIS projects and other related projects supported by the European Commission;
to identify synergies between ongoing European GIS projects;
to discuss emerging issues related to the formation of a European Geographical Information Infrastructure;
to assist in formulating longer term objectives for Commission sponsored activities.
The intention was also to establish and maintain contacts, to enable consultation and cross fertilization between participants in European GIS projects. This report represents a selection of the papers which were presented at the workshop together with the abstracts of all those papers addressing European Issues. Also reported here is the discussion which was held at the end of the workshop and two further contributions to the discussion which were submitted by participants, following reflection, after the workshop. hop.

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Authors: PECKHAM R J (EDITOR), JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 16441 EN (1996) 172pp., FS
Availability: Available from the Public Relations and Publications Unit, JRC Ispra, I-21020 Ispra (IT), Fax: +39-332-785818
Record Number: 199710305 / Last updated on: 1997-04-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en