A Geo-semantics Flyby

  title={A Geo-semantics Flyby},
  author={Krzysztof Janowicz and Simon Scheider and Benjamin Adams},
  booktitle={Reasoning Web},
Geospatial semantics as a research field studies how to publish, retrieve, reuse, and integrate geo-data, how to describe geo-data by conceptual models, and how to develop formal specifications on top of data structures to reduce the risk of incompatibilities. Geo-data is highly heterogeneous and ranges from qualitative interviews and thematic maps to satellite imagery and complex simulations. This makes ontologies, semantic annotations, and reasoning support essential ingredients towards a… 

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