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Webinar on geospatial metadata harvesting

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Published on: 16/11/2022

An important feature of is to facilitate the discovery of geospatial data sources. This is done by a process called geo-harvesting, in which metadata from international, national, regional, or thematic geo-catalogues is harvested by the portal.

Join the upcoming data.europa academy webinar that will explain the geo-harvesting process in detail and introduce the geospatial data that can be found on To make this process understandable, we will closely examine one geospatial dataset on and explore the journey of its metadata from the originating geo-catalogue to

Topics to be covered:

- What kind of geospatial data is available via
- Where does the geospatial data found on come from?
- What does metadata for geospatial data or services cover?
- How does the geo-harvesting process work?

Speakers list:

Antje Kügeler - con terra GmbH
Jan van Zadelhoff - con terra GmbH


The webinar will take place on Tuesday, 29 November, from 10.00-11.00 CET. Register now!


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