Short Term Scientific Missions

Share and improve your knowledge and skills in crowdsourced information! Do you wish to improve your skills and capabilities? Take the STSM opportunity!

Call for STSM proposals
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STSMs so far…

Beneficiary Affiliation Host Start End Title
Jamal Jokar GIScience Group, University of Heidelberg, DE Department of Computer Science, National University of Ireland Maynooth, IE 01/07/2013 01/08/2013 VGI, crowdsourcing
Imre Lendak Faculty of technical sciences, University of Novi Sad, RS Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, University of Malta, MT 02/07/2013 09/08/2013 VGI quality – focus on sensing in urban environments
JosŽé Paulo de Almeida University of Coimbra – Fac. of Sciences & Technology, PT University College London, UK 01/10/2013 31/12/2013 Volunteered Geographic Information Towards 3D-Real Estate Cadastre
Susanna Anas Wikimedia Finland, FI University College London, UK 13/01/2014 27/01/2014 VGI and Wiki projects
Sofia Basiouka National Technical University of Athens, EL University College London, UK 15/02/2014 02/03/2014 VGI and cadastral data integration
Antonello Romano Ladest – University of Siena, IT University College London, UK 17/02/2014 23/02/2014 Volunteered Geographic Information and multi-source data integration
Claudio Calvino Universitá di Roma La Sapienza, IT University College London, UK 18/02/2014 22/02/2014 VGI and privacy
Fabio Manfredini Politecnico di Milano, IT Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering – CEGE, UCL, UK 19/02/2014 24/02/2014 VGI for urban environment
Drazen Odobasic Faculty of Geodesy, University of Zagreb, HR Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering, University College London (UCL), UK 16/02/2014 23/02/2014 Citizen science and cyberscience
Cristina Capineri Universitá di Siena, IT University College London, UK 21/02/2014 25/02/2014 VGI and urban area definition
Yuwei Lin University for the Creative Arts, UK, UK Vienna University of Technology, AT 02/01/2014 28/03/3014 Women’s participation in the crowd-sourcing open-source VGI project OpenStreetMap
Valentina Cerutti ITC, University of Twente, Netherlands Fraunhofer Institute IAIS, Sankt Augustin, DE 02/11/2015 13/11/2015 Computational and visual analysis of disaster-related Tweets
Dr Maria Attard University of Malta, MT University College London, UK  26/08/2014 16/09/2014 Crowdsourcing information and public transport
Dr Vyron Antoniou  NTUA, EL IGN, FR 01/12/2014 12/12/2014 Assessment of the evolution of OSM
Dr Imre Lenda¡K  Faculty of technical sciences, RS Budapest University of Technology and Economics, HU  02/01/2015 19/01/2015 Simulation environment for investigating crowd-sensing based Smart City scenarios
Dr Jamal Jokar Arsanjani  GIScience Research Group, DE  University of California at Santa Barbara, US 13/04/2015 27/04/2015 VGI and crowdsourcing quality
Mr Ivan Chorbev  Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering, University Ss. Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, MK DISPOC, UniversitA di Siena, IT  20/04/2015 05/05/2015 VGI sources integration
Dr Haosheng Huang  Vienna University of Technology, AT Universita di Siena, IT  21/04/2015 05/05/2015 Emotion mapping with citizen science
Dr Eleonora Ciceri  Politecnico di Milano, IT Research Group Cartography, TU Wien, AT  03/05/2015 11/05/2015 Application development for quality of life
Mr Amin Mobasheri  Heidelberg University, DE DISPOC University of Siena, IT  05/05/2015 18/05/2015 VGI quality criteria
Mr Ahmed Loai Ali  Bremen University, DE University of Siena, IT 11/05/2015 19/05/2015 VGI and citizen science quality assessment
Prof. Capineri Cristina  UniversitA di Siena, IT University of malta, MT 24/05/2015 30/05/2015 VGI  and trasportation
Dr Andrea Ballatore University of London, Birkbeck, UK University of Heidelberg, DE 25/06/2016 01/07/2016 Volunteered placial information: A quality assessment of Wikimapia
Dr Haosheng Huang University of Zurich, CH University of Siena, IT 12/09/2016 21/09/2016 Mapping Urban Emotional Responses with citizen science
Dr Alessia Calafiore University of Torino, IT ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente, NL  18/09/2016 23/09/2016 ENERGIC repository tuning
Ms Wendy Jo Mifsud University of Malta, MT University College London, UK  09/10/2016 29/10/2016 Mapping for change
Prof Cristina Capineri Universita di Siena, IT UCL, UK  31/10/2016 05/11/2016 Mapping Citizen Science game
Dr Claire Ellul University College London, UK Universita di Siena, IT  05/11/2016 20/11/2016 Evidenced based policy and crowdsourced geograpjic information
Dr Seraphim Alvanides Northumbria University at Newcastle, UK Technological Educational Institute of Athens, EL 14/11/2016 22/11/2016 Harnessing geographical information from archaeological
Dr Nuno Charneca AMBISIG, PT Finnish Environment Institute, FI  17/11/2016 27/11/2016
Prof Georg Gartner Vienna University of Technology, AT University of Siena, IT  21/11/2016 27/11/2016 Mapping Urban Emotional Responses to Space
Prof Maria Antonia Brovelli Politecnico di Milano, IT Northumbria University NewCastle, UK 25/11/2016 03/12/2016 VGI, Open Data and Open Software in Education and Research