STSMs in Years 3 and 4

Participant Host Dates Aim of STSM
Nikola Davidovic (RS) Peter Mooney (IE) 12 to 20 Nov 2015 To work on a number of topics related to OSM and tagging of features – report
Vyron Antoniou (EL) Linda See (AT) 23 Jan to 7 Feb 2016 To work on a number of topics related to VGI and land cover validation – report
Cidália Fonte (PT) Linda See (AT) 17 to 30 Jan 2016 To work on a number of topics related to VGI and land cover validation – report
Lucy Bastin (UK) Steffen Fritz (AT) 25 to 29 Jan 2016 To work with Lukasz on developing and applying algorithms for automated classification of geo-tagged photographs – report
Lukasz Tracewski (UK) Steffen Fritz (AT) 23 to 30 Jan 2016 To develop and apply algorithms for automated classification of geo-tagged photographs – report
Daphne Bol  and Magdalena Grus (NL) Mari Laakso (FI) 14 to 20 Feb 2016 To swap national mapping agency (NMA) experiences with VGI  (Kadaster in the Netherlands and the Finnish Geospatial Research Institute) – report
Ana-Maria Olteanu-Raimond (FR) and Mari Laakso (FI) Magdalena Grus (NL) 29 May to 4 Jun 2016 To share experiences across NMAs, in particular how to work with schools for VGI collection – report
Duccio Rocchini (IT) Martin Wegmann (DE) 9 to 24 Jul 2016 To undertake three studies related to ecology and VGI – report
Lucy Bastin (UK) Cidália Fonte (PT) 17 to 23 Jul 2016 To apply the methods developed in a previous STSM to identify the usefulness and content of photographs harvested from VGI sources – report
Lukasz Tracewski (UK) Cidália Fonte (PT) 17 to 23 Jul 2016 To apply the methods developed in a previous STSM to identify the usefulness and content of photographs harvested from VGI sources – report
Cidália Fonte (PT) Adriani Skopeliti (EL) 28 to 7 Oct 2016 To prepare for the final COST meeting, make advances on a LULC paper and investigate sources of funding for future collaborations – report
Marco Minghini (IT) Adriani Skopeliti (EL) 1 to 7 Oct 2016 To prepare for the final COST meeting, make advances on a LULC paper in collaboration with Cidália Fonte and Linda See and investigate sources of funding for future collaborations – report
Linda See (UK) Adriani Skopeliti (EL) 28 to 7 Oct 2016 To prepare for the final COST meeting, make advances on a LULC paper in collaboration with Marco Minghini and Cidália Fonte and investigate sources of funding for future collaborations – report
Matej Nikšič (SI) Michele Campagna (IT) 5 Sep to 6 Oct 2016 To exchange knowledge on the use of VGI for urban planning and identify obstacles in the use of VGI for urban planning – report