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Some strategic national initiatives for the Swedish education in the geodata field

Harrie, Lars LU ; Larsson, Karin LU ; Tenenbaum, David LU ; Ridefeldt, Hanna ; Lysell, Gunnar ; Adelsköld, Göran ; Högström, M ; Lagerstedt, Jakob ; Horemuz, Milan and Brandt, Anders , et al. (2014) 17th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science, 2014
Abstract
This paper describes national cooperation in Sweden launched by its universities and authorities, aimed at improving geodata education. These initiatives have been focused upon providing common access to geodata, the production of teaching materials in Swedish and organizing annual meetings for teachers. We argue that this type of cooperation is vital to providing high quality education for a poorly recognized subject in a country with a relatively small population.
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GIS, geodata, education, teaching material, spatial data infrastructure
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Proceedings of the AGILE'2014 International Conference on Geographic Information Science
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Huerta, Joaquín ; Schade, Sven ; Granell, Carlos ; ; and
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5 pages
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The Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (AGILE)
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17th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science, 2014
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Castellon, Spain
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2014-06-02 - 2014-06-06
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9789081696043
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English
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  abstract     = {This paper describes national cooperation in Sweden launched by its universities and authorities, aimed at improving geodata education. These initiatives have been focused upon providing common access to geodata, the production of teaching materials in Swedish and organizing annual meetings for teachers. We argue that this type of cooperation is vital to providing high quality education for a poorly recognized subject in a country with a relatively small population.},
  author       = {Harrie, Lars and Larsson, Karin and Tenenbaum, David and Ridefeldt, Hanna and Lysell, Gunnar and Adelsköld, Göran and Högström, M and Lagerstedt, Jakob and Horemuz, Milan and Brandt, Anders and Sahlin, Eva},
  booktitle    = {Proceedings of the AGILE'2014 International Conference on Geographic Information Science},
  editor       = {Huerta, Joaquín and Schade, Sven and Granell, Carlos},
  isbn         = { 9789081696043},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {The Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (AGILE)},
  title        = {Some strategic national initiatives for the Swedish education in the geodata field},
  url          = {https://lup.lub.lu.se/search/ws/files/5469211/4698215.pdf},
  year         = {2014},
}