International GIS day

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: The Library for Economic Sciences Ekonomikum Digital Library Lab
  • Lecturer: Researchers from Uppsala University
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  • Organiser: Uppsala University Library
  • Contact person: Hanna Flyckt
  • Föreläsning

Come to Ekonomikum Digital Library Lab and listen to several lectures on GIS-related research.

Arrangers are UpGIS (GIS-network within Uppsala university) and Uppsala University Library. Some of the lectures will be held in Swedish.


Anders Hast, Department of Information Technology: "Stereovisualisering av historiska flygfoton i GeoMemories projektet"

Karolina Andersdotter, Uppsala University Library: "Spatial analys av C-salen: en mycket lokal tillämpning av GIS" N.B. CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS.

Rune Rattenborg, Department of Linguistics and Philology: "Mapping Cuneiform Texts: 3,000 Years of History in GIS"

Göran Adelsköld, Division of Planning, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences: "SLU:s öppna data om naturresurser och miljö"

Marina Toger, Department of Social and Economic Geography: "Geo-sensing tourist behaviour in Gotland"


GIS (geographic information system) is a system for collecting, storing, analyzing and presenting geographical data. The International GIS Day is a global event. Organizations all over the world who use GIS, or are interested in GIS, participate by hosting or sponsoring various events:

No registrations needed.

International GIS day