Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDI)
Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) is a dynamic, hierarchical and multi-disciplinary concept that includes, institutional, policy, technical, standards and human resource dimensions.
SDIs are an evolving concept which provides the spatial base that underpins a jurisdiction’s economic, environmental and social activities, facilitating and coordinating the exchange and sharing of spatial data between stakeholders.
SDI Hierarchy and Benchmarking
SDI Concepts for Location Based Services
Key Factors Influencing SDI Development and Sharing Spatial Data
Modelling SDI Partnerships (Local-State)
Modelling SDI Partnerships (State-National)
Decision Enabled SDI
Capacity Building for SDI
SDI in Marine Environment (Marine Cadastre/Marine SDI)
Impact Assessment of National Clearinghouse Initiatives within the context of National SDIs (Joint research with Wageningen University, The Netherlands)
Faisal Masood Qureshi
Sheelan Sheikheslami Vaez