Eydís Líndal Finnbogadóttir, chair of Arctic SDI participated in the Arctic Council SAO plenary meeting 17. – 19. November 2020. The main focus of her talk and video presentation was the importance of making Arctic Council Working Groups data available online in a standardized manner. That would increase the visibility of the Arctic Council work, […]
See Presentation: A method for producing a catalogue for Arctic SDI Aggregating information about services and data is essential: • Reduce duplicated effort, in both data collection and distribution • Understand what information is available and what needs further collecting / research – “a map of data” • Discovery of relevant data provided outside of […]
Presentation – Arctic Data Interoperability Workshop A key output will be a common architecture between Polar Data System diverse data pools and Arctic SDI standards and policy best practices.
See the Arctic SDI Presentation slides by the National Land Survey of Finland, the Swedish Mapping, Cadastre and Land Registration Authority and Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation, Natural Resources Canada at the Third Polar Data Forum, Helsinki, Finland 21 November 2019
See the ARMSDIWG and Arctic SDI joint presentation “Access to Land and Marine Data to Face Challenges in the Arctic” at the UN-GGIM 9th Session Working Group on Marine Geospatial Information Side Event, 5 August 2019. ARMSDIWG is the Arctic Regional Marine Spatial Data Working Group – established by the Arctic Regional Hydrographic Commission. The […]
In May 2019 Finland handed over the Chairmanship of the Arctic SDI cooperation to Iceland. In the Arctic SDI Biennial report 2017 – 2019 you can read about Arctic SDI achiements during the Finnish Chairmanship.
At the Sustainable Development Working Group meeting in August 2019 Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation, Natural Resources Canada gave a presentation of the Arctic SDI cooperation, services and outreach activities.
At the Arctic SDI Board Meeting in May 2019 in Reykjavik, Iceland, the document to extend the Arctic SDI Memorandum of understanding was signed, see the signed document in Russian, English and French here. See also the Arctic SDI Memorandum of Understanding – English, French, and Russian versions
See the presention by the Arctic SDI Finnish Chairmanship at the March 2019 Arctic Council Senior Arctic Officials meeting: Enabling Access to Arctic Location-Based Information
Read the 2019 Status Report on the Arctic SDI to the May 2019 Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting on the development of the Spatial Data Infrastructure for the Arctic Region.