On the occasion of the launch of the Smart Nation initiative, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stressed the necessity to provide open geospatial data to the country.
The innovative approach aims at spreading the spirit of innovation and technology advancement in Singapore and at understanding new ways to employ technology for making societies more responsive to people's needs, thereby building a "smart nation".
GSDI12 World Conference in Singapore, 19-22 October 2010
The Singapore Land Authority and Global SpatialData Infrastructure Association are co-organising the GSDI12 World Conference in Singapore from 19-22 October 2010. No further details are available at this time, but more information will be coming soon at www.gsdi.org.