The Vespucci Initiative

for the Advancement of Geographic Information in Science

announces the

Vespucci Institutes 2014



Fiesole (Firenze), Italy

Week 1: July 7 to 11, 2014 
VGI and Citizen Science: engaging, creating and understanding

Deadline extended to May 15


Cristina Capineri (University of Siena), Massimo Craglia (JRC), Muki Haklay (UCL),  Frank Ostermann (University of Twente), Thomas Bartoschek (University of Münster), Caren B. Cooper (Cornell), Elizabeth Barry (Public Labs), Andrea Wiggins (University of New Mexico)

VenueFattoria di Maiano


Lisbon, Portugal

Week 2: September 1 to 5, 2014 
Brain and Space


Thomas Wolbers (DZNE)Ila Fiete (U Texas), Victor Schinazi (ETH)Jeff Taube (Dartmouth College)António Câmara (ydreams)

VenueChampalimaud Center of the Unknown