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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.



52°North announces the Student Innovation Challenge 2017

- Bridging IoT and Sensor Web Applications 

52°North invites students of Geoinformatics, Informatics or related fields to submit proposals exploring the link between IoT and Sensor Web technology. Authors of the top three project proposals will then implement proofs of concepts and present their project results at the Geospatial Sensor Web Conference 2017.

  • First prize receives 2000,- EUR
  • Second prize receives 1000,- EUR
  • Third prize receives 500,- EUR



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The 52°North Open Innovation Network announces an Invitation and Call for Presentations for the Geospatial Sensor Webs Conference 2017, which takes place from August 28 - 30, 2017 in Münster. Sensor Web researchers and practitioners are invited to present and discuss their ideas, use cases and solutions.

Geospatial Sensor Webs Conference 2017

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