Paris-Lodron Universität Salzburg – PLUS; Department of Geoinformatics (Z_GIS)

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Paris-Lodron Universität Salzburg - PLUS; Department for Geoinformatics (Z_GIS)  AUSTRIA

Paris-Lodron Universität Salzburg (PLUS) founded in 1622 is the largest educational institution in the region, with over 18000 students and approximately 2700 staff members. PLUS is a modern, institution which meets the highest standards of teaching and research. Within the most important focus areas are: Information and Communication Technologies and Society; Law, Economics and Business; Life Sciences and Health; and Arts and Humanities.


The Centre for Geoinformatics (Z_GIS) is an interdisciplinary centre established at the Paris-Lodron Universität Salzburg, dedicated to applied research, outreach activities, professional education and training. As experts for the spatial view Z_GIS focuses on interoperable GIS usage, spatial modelling, satellite remote sensing, image analysis, digital cartography and GI-based communicationphenomena by targeting its research on both environmental integrity and human security.