Spend two days with experts and peers to learn about the most important INSPIRE trends.
VisitDiscover the latest trends in INSPIRE Implementation, data interoperability and service compliance.
ConnectExchange experiences with different INSPIRE implementers and solution providers.
JoinAttend business sessions to find out how solutions can be procured and how development can be managed effectively.
LearnGain insight on how to best leverage tools for data harmonization, data publishing and validation.


Stay tuned for details on the conference highlights, key note speakers and new trends


Day 1 - 23.05.2018
09:00 – 10:00Welcome Coffee and Registration
10:00 – 10:30Keynote session I: INSPIRE – aktueller Stand und was können wir erwarten
Prof. Dr. Robert Seuss, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
10:30 – 11:00Keynote session II: Where we want to be
Speaker to be confirmed
11:00 – 12:30Innovation Session
WFS 3.0 (Michel Krämer, Fraunhofer IGD)
Visualisations for INSPIRE Data (Speaker to be confirmed)
Storytelling with Spatial Data (Speaker to be confirmed)
Workshop Data Modelling
Thorsten Reitz, wetransform GmbH
In this workshop, we'll look at current tools and processes for creating INSPIRE-compatible application schemas and profiles.
12:30 – 13:30Lunch
13:30 – 15:30Business Session
Getting what you need: Optimizing Procurement for INSPIRE solutions (Thorsten Reitz, wetransform GmbH)
INSPIRE and GDPR: Are they interoperable? (Anida Jusufovic, wetransform GmbH)
Business cases for INSPIRE services (Speaker to be confirmed)
Workshop Data Transformation
Simon Templer, wetransform GmbH
In this workshop, we will focus on advanced topics in data transformation in hale studio, such as the new capabilities for merging alignments.
15:30 – 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30Applications Session
INSPIRE Services for Participatory Policy Making (Veneta Ivanova, Fraunhofer IGD)
INSPIRE for Smart Cities (Szymon Ciupa) XPlanung and INSPIRE (Speaker to be confirmed)
Workshop Data Publishing
Andreas von Dömming, wetransform GmbH
The final tech workshop focuses on creating INSPIRE compliant View and Download services, including metadata, and provides clarification on some common questions related to compliance.
Day 2 - 24.05.2018
09:00 – 10:30Open Panel ("Ask Me Anything")
In this session, we will set up expert panels on different topics. You can suggest topics and questions to which you'd like to have an answer.
10:30 – 11:00Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30Partners Session
Can You Stand Your Success? Testing Service Availability, Performance and Capacity (Spatineo) Title to be confirmed (Epsilon Italia)
Workshop: Groovy Scriping
12:30 – 13:30Lunch
13:30 – 15:00Closing session: One more thing


Hosted by wetransform at the Fraunhofer Institute:

Fraunhoferstrasse 5
64283 Darmstadt


IAB Registration Fees
Early Bird Fee (Deadline: March 15)250 EUR
Standard Fee (Deadline: May 15)290 EUR
Late/Onsite (After May 15)330 EUR
Wetransform commercial partnersFirst two registrants complimentary
Academic/Educational50 EUR
Existing customers
One complimentary registration
InGeoForum member190 EUR

Included in your registration fee:

  • Your registration includes all agenda sessions, keynotes and business/technical tracks with access to all handouts that will be shared after the event
  • Lunch is included for both event days 23./24.05.2018
  • Dinner is included for the first event day on 23.05.2018
  • Certificate of Attendance

Payment details:

  • Payment is made via invoice.
  • After receiving your registration confirmation, please make sure to provide your billing address details. Complimentary registrations are excluded.
  • Payment for onsite registrations will also be handled via invoice. We cannot accept cash or credit card payments.

This event has a limited capacity, so do not wait too long to book your spot.

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