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10th Regional Conference on Cadastre and Spatial Data Infrastructure, 8 to 9 June 2017 Skopje

Presentation titled “Western Balkan Academic Education Evolution ​and Professional’s Sustainable Training for ​Spatial Data Infrastructures – BESTSDI” on the 10th Regional Conference on Cadastre and Spatial Data Infrastructure on the theme “The role of national agencies Cartography and Cadastre, private surveying sector and universities in the process of managing geospatial information”.

Link to the website.

(June 8-9, 2017, Zlatko Srbinoski)

BESTSDI Newsletter No.1

It is our intention to disseminate project information and communicate results with a broad audience. To achieve this, we are launching e-Newsletter. It should deliver information about our activities, events, results and activities tied to the project undertaken by project partners.

We hope that BESTSDI Newsletter will encourage broader discussion about teaching SDI at the institu-tions of higher education, and therefore, we are also open to reader’s opinions and discussion.

BESTSDI newsletter_No.01

BESTSDI Summer School, July 3-7, 2017, Split, Croatia


Summer school for the project “Western Balkans Academic Education Evolution and Professional’s Sustainable Training for Spatial Data Infrastructures – BESTSDI” will take place in Split, Croatia on July 3-7. We are honored to invite you to participate at this summer school, which will take place at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Architecture and Geodesy, University of Split.

Here you can find final program of the BESTSDI Summer School.

IMPULS Workshop, Banja Luka

BESTSDI project presented at the workshop organized by IMPULS project “Infrastructure of Geospatial Data in the Service of the Development of the Republic of Srpska” (Banja Luka, April 27-28, 2017)

(April 27-28, 2017, Mladen Amović)

BESTSDI visited Agency for Real Estate Cadastre of the Republic of Macedonia

Agency for Real Estate Cadastre (AREC) of the Republic of Macedonia hosted BESTSDI workshop in Skopje on March 28, 2017. AREC is an associated partner of BESTSDI project and its role is to provide expert opinions for defining the spatial data infrastructure (SDI) curriculum, its evaluation and to support the promotion of the SDI curricula.

(Photo © AREC)

The Agency for Real Estate Cadastre is responsible for establishing, maintaining and providing public access to the NSDI Geoportal. Participation of AREC in the BESTSDI project is very important for sharing its experiences as SDI authority in the public sector.

AREC director, Slavche Trpeski gave a warm welcome and emphasized AREC mission and dedication to support SDI development. Lidija Krstevska presented implemented and ongoing NSDI projects in AREC, Sonja Dimova presented development of the National spatial data infrastructure in Macedonia and Tatjana Arangelova presented National Geoportal of the Republic of Macedonia. Igorche Karafilovski from Crisis Management Center demonstrated application of SDI for Macedonian Forest Fire Information System- MKFFIS.

Zlatko Srbinoski (left), Slavche Trpeski (center), Željko Bačić (right) (Photo © AREC)

3rd BESTSDI Workshop was organized by Faculty of Civil Engineering of Ss. Cyril and Methodius University whose project team is lead by Prof. Zlatko Srbinoski.

3rd BESTSDI Workshop, March 27-29, 2017, Skopje, Macedonia

3rd BESTSDI Workshop will be held on March 27-29, 2017 in Skopje, Macedonia at the Faculty of Civil Engineering (Faculty Council hall), Bul Partizanski odredi 24, Skopje (1st and 3rd day) and Agency for Real Estate Cadastre, Triphun Hadjijanev street no.4, Skopje (2nd day).

First deliverables will be presented and next steps will take place according to workshop program.

3rd BESTSDI Workshop Program