52°North contributed expertise on Sensor Web technologies to the “Handbook of best practices for open fixed observations”. Partners of the FixO3 (Fixed-Point Open Ocean Observatory) Network Community collaborated by collecting, reviewing and compiling current best practices for carrying out operations at fixed-point observatories.
For its 6th year in a row, 52°North has been chosen from a pool of 400 applications to be one of 201 open source projects to participate as a mentoring organization in the Google Summer of Code 2017! The Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a global program that offers students stipends to write code for Open Source projects. This year’s stipend recipients receive $ 6000 for 3 months of successful software development.more >
52°North announces the AGILE pre-conference workshop “Event-based Dissemination and Processing of Geospatial Information”. It will take place on May 9th, 2017. This full day workshop focuses on the potential of event-based architectures in geospatial applications (e.g. disaster management, environmental monitoring, or public security) and aims to set up a corresponding research agenda.
The 52°North Initiative currently organizes its 2nd conference on geospatial sensor webs. It will address various aspects regarding the challenges of turning data into information in the Sensor Web. The conference will be held in conjunction with the 5th Annual Sensor Web Workshop.
What: Geospatial Sensor Webs Conference 2017 – from data to information in the Sensor Web
When: August 28 – 30, 2017
Where: Münster, Germany