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The Open Geospatial Consortium's (OGC) 99th Technical & Planning Committee (TC/PC) Meeting will be ... more

26 May 2016
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COBWEB will be attending and chairing a workshop at the first European Citizen Science Association (ECSA) conference being held in Berlin this May 19th-21st. The ECSA conference aims at policy makers, science funders, scientists, practitioners in the field of citizen science, non-... more

28 April 2016
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COBWEB recently attended and presented at a two day workshop held by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission on January 27th-27th in Ispra (Italy). The workshop was attended by international experts discussing the uses of data and service infrastructures for Citizen Science. 

The participants were challenged to:

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16 February 2016

The COBWEB website has been revitalised with new content and a fresh new look. With new content on our co-design projects, SWE4CitizenScience, and the Biosphere Reserves, there's a wealth of new information about who we are and what COBWEB is all about. ... more

18 January 2016

This year’s Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial conference (FOSS4G) took place in Seoul, South Korea. FOSS4G is an annual recurring global event that brings together developers, decision-makers and users from a broad spectrum of organizations and fields of operation to focus on open source geospatial solutions. During a week of... more

14 September 2015