INSPIRE Community Forum

Workshop: Merging statistics and geospatial information - lessons learned towards INSPIRE


The workshop was organized for sharing the knowledge developed in the National Statistical Institutes (NSI) towards stronger implementation of geographical information together with statistical applications. The workshop spanned across several themes – from address registries to population. In the end it provided a good overview of the current state of play of Statistics and GI in respect to INSPIRE.

Detailed agenda with links to presentations:

H. Reuter (DG ESTAT) Introduction to the workshop
P. Brester(NL) Harmonizing population grid data into the INSPIRE data model (ALSO: see relevant topic in the Statistical Cluster about possible change in the Technical Guidelines)
Crkvenčić, Čizmović and Hočuršćak (HR) Small area and grid based population data derived from Census and geospatial data
Kuzma (SI) Mobile positioning and Statistical derivatives – the way forward?
Tammisto (FI) Interoperable Spatial Statistics in Finnish NSDI
Haußmann (DE) What is needed to make progress in the georeferencing of administrative data in Germany - a bottom-up approach
Cimbelli(IT) Standardization and geocoding of place names in the database of migratory flows
Migacz(PL) A NSIs experience coordinating a thematic cluster on Statistical Units, Population Distribution, Human Health and Safety

Workshop website.