The GINIE consortium partners are: European Umbrella Organisation for Geographic Information, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission Institute for Environment and Sustainability - Land Management Unit, Open GIS Consortium (Europe), and the University of Sheffield, Sheffield Centre for Geographic Information and Spatial Analysis.
All those attending the conference will receive a copy of the "GINIE Book" that has been compiled from documents prepared for GINIE activities.
The GINIE Final Conference programme and online registration are available from the GINIE homepage: http://www.
In addition to raising awareness, GINIE work packages provide for establishing a common European approach for engaging with regional and global geographic information forums regarding European geographic information strategies and capacity building.
GINIE is an Information Society Technologies Programme (IST) programme "Accompanying Measure" focused on developing the European Geographic Information Strategy.