GENeric European Sustainable Information Space for Environment

Acronym: GENESIS


This collection contains the data produced in the framework of the EU project GENESIS (FP7-ICT-2007-2 IP 223996).

GENESIS (GENeric European Sustainable Information Space for Environment) was a 4-year project (2008-2011), having the objective of providing Environment management and Health actors with an innovative solution based on advanced ICT.

In the framework of this project, JRC developed a platform based on Semantic Web technologies (the SemanticLab) enabling the creation, aggregation and deployment of thesauri related to geographic information, with the purpose of grounding semantics-aware annotation and retrieval of geospatial resources.


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Environment and climate change Information society

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre
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