Standardising Schema Mappings

Is there a need for a spatial schema mapping standard?

The beauty of standards is that there are so many of them. This often cited bonmot adresses the tendency of communities to require just another standard because their use cases do not seem to be addressed sufficiently. To me, this seemed to be especially true for the geospatial community with the spatial=special mindset. Quite often, however, an existing standard could be adopted very well to match the essential requirements.

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A Welcome

What is this blog for and who is behind it?

The data harmonisation panel welcomes you to our weblog. We are an expert group that has worked together for more than five years on resolving spatial data harmonisation challenges. Several authors from our group will provide you with insights, opinions and facts on various subjects related to spatial data harmonisation:

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