Thursday, March 19, 2015

MyGEOSS - a nagyközönség bevonása a térinformatikai alkalmazásokba - DG JRC pályázata

Mai postánkból. Ma délután Sven Schade, a JRC tudományos munkatársa kérte az alábbi figyelemfelhívó anyag széleskörű terjesztését:
""MYGEOSS" CALL ANNOUNCEMENT on smart mobile or web-based applications to inform European citizens on the changes affecting their local environment

The European Commission (DG RTD and JRC) is launching an open call for the development of innovative applications (mobile or web-based) using openly available or crowd-generated data in different domains addressing citizens’ needs.

The pool of open data for use includes but is not limited to the Data Collection of Open Resources for Everyone (GEOSS Data-CORE) made available by the Group on Earth observation (GEO) through the Global Earth Observation System of Systems (GEOSS), as well as open data from EU-funded projects.

The focus of this call will be on developing applications that will provide users with quantitative or qualitative information on the changing environment, e.g. change detection in climate, biodiversity, water bodies, coastal areas, built environment, green areas, forestry, agricultural land and crops, and atmospheric composition.

Launch of the call: 18 March
Deadline for submitting application concept, prototype, or user story: 30 April

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Könyvtári digitalizálás és megőrzés - álláslehetőség a Göttingeni Állami és Egyetemi Könyvtárban

Mai postánkbólNews from the CODATA_International eNewsList follows from here:
"Dear all,
The Goettingen State and University Library invites applications for the Head of the Research and Development Department. We are heavily engaged in international and national and local projects on the development of research and information infrastructures for digital humanities, research data management, virtual research environments and further research driven topics.
You have the ability to think strategically and operationally, are a confident communicator, who enjoys working with groups and individuals, as well as networking on international, national and local level. You will need to be exceptionally well-organised and proactive, to have a degree (PhD or comparable experience) and to be experienced in planning and managing large-scale projects with excellent communication and diplomacy skills.
For further details see:
Hours: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Closing Date: 22 March 2015
If further information is needed do not hesitate to contact Dr. Wolfram Horstmann (
Best wishes,
Stefan Strathmann
Stefan Strathmann
Research and Development
Head Competence Center on Digital Preservation and Research Data
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen State and University Library
D-37070 Göttingen
Papendiek 14 (Historical Building, Room 2.425)
+49 551 39-7806 (Tel.)
+49 551 39-33856 (Fax)
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