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GIS PLANET 2005 takes place in a particular framework of human behavior change, strongly influenced by the shift to an era of growing mobility fed by Geographic Information.
Devices and technologies are not new but the emerging ability to fully integrate many human activities within a spatial framework of convergent functionalities and growing capacity is a driving force to new attitudes and patterns capable of revolutionize the current paradigm.
Mobility poses new challenges to Geographic Information, urging for geographic databases to deal with dynamics of spatial and time variability, setting the ground for an immense new generation of applications and becoming a key asset to global sustainable development, as a crucial component of the Earth’s Intelligence System.
BE SPATIAL is about everyone playing a role in the development of the global geographic information society.