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Digital Society - Digital Change

Social media, platforms for publishing user generated web content, or even the Internet of Things with its easy to use technologies for environmental monitoring have facilitated the emergence of new forms of citizen engagement. Prof. Dr. Andreas Wytzisk outlines central developments and presents practical examples from disaster management and environmental monitoring.


Deadline extended for the 52°North Student Innovation Challenge 2017

Application deadline is now May 29, 2017. Notification of selected proposals is June 2, 2017 and coding starts on June 5, 2107.



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52°North welcomes two students for this year's Google Summer of Code.

This year Google funds 1315 student projects for 201 open source organizations. 52°North is pleased to have received 2 slots for students. We look forward to working with them on the following projects:

  • Caching for Sensor Web REST API
  • Simple Features for protobuf and others

Catch their introductory blog post at the end of the bonding period!


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Digital Society, Digital Change

The Geonetzwerk Münsterland invites you to the GEOTAG Münsterland 2017. Experience an informative day regarding a current topic with top presentations from the point of view of the Geoinformation business. Prof. Dr. Andreas Wytzisk discusses GeoIT for new forms of citizen engagement. Visit 52°North at the complementary sponsors' exhibition.

The GEOTAG Münsterland takes place on May 17, 2017 in Speicher 10 at the Münsteraner Speicherstadt in Münster-Coerde.


Geospatial Sensor Webs Conference 2017

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