OceanWise, the UK’s leading independent marine data management, publishing and GIS specialist, will be hosting its first Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop in Scotland on Thursday 21st April 2016. The event will take place at the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George St, Edinburgh and will focus on “Data Management Best Practice – managing valuable assets to save time, effort and money.”
This free-to-attend event, which is supported by the Scottish Government, will give the audience a unique opportunity to hear our keynote speaker from the Data Management Association (DAMA) UK present “The Foundations of Effective Data Management”. Further sessions will include how the Scottish National Marine Planning interactive (NMPi) portal is developing into a rich information resource for all marine stakeholders and “Why Marine Heritage Matters”. Case Studies will be presented showing how best practice data and workflow management is delivering benefits in ports and offshore energy sectors.
OceanWise will be demonstrating its Intelligent Marine and Coastal Mapping Data, Enterprise GIS and Productivity Tools and showcasing the latest developments in its Environmental Data Sharing and Publishing “smart telemetry” service Port-Log.