Scientific Computing and Open Data, 10th Modelling Day Heidelberg

Tomorrow on Dezember 3rd 2015 the “10th Modelling Day” will take place in the “Print Media Academy” in Heidelberg. Start is at 14:00pm.

This years overarching topic is “Open Data”.

There will be three contributions related to GIScience Heidelberg:

– Prof. Dr. Alexander Zipf will talk about “Challenges and Potential of Open Geodata for Geographic Modelling”

– Benjamin Herfort gives a presentation about crisis mapping entiteled “Maps Can Save Lives – Really?!

– and thirdly also the Network Geoinformation of the Metropole Region Rhein-Neckar GeoNet.MRN will be introduced by the recently appointed manager of the network Hartmut Gündra.

The full programme and further details are available at

The event is organized by HGS MathComp, InnovationLab GmbH and BASF SE Ludwigshafen and supported by IHK Rhein-Neckar and industry. Participation is free of charge.
Looking forward to meet you there!

Here is the press release of Heidelberg University (in German).