Posts By: Luukas Raatikainen

CEO greetings of 2018 and Kickoff for 2019

Think it was just a couple of months ago when we wrote the “Year of Accomplishments and Success” blogpost about 2017, and now we’re already on the verge of 2019! How has our year 2018 been and why it was so great for us? And what are our expectations for 2019? CEO Greetings “Merry Christmas… Read more »

Who are we? – Part XVI: Riitta Vaniala

1.) Name, title, what you will be doing at Spatineo? Hi there! I am Riitta Vaniala working in Spatineo as a senior consultant, started in December 2018. 2.) What do you do at Spatineo in practice? Tell us about your typical work day! So far my days have been full of learning new interesting things,… Read more »

Raisio starts using Spatineo Monitor for their Spatial Web Services

The Finnish Geospatial Landscape keeps getting brighter day by day, as more and more organisations are recognizing the need for monitoring and assuring the quality of services. City of Raisio is the latest addition to this list of success seeking organisations! Raisio publishes in their WFS and WMS services essential spatial data sets such as… Read more »

Crop Monitoring with Artificial Intelligence – How does it work with Sentinel-2 Satellite Imagery?

Joona Laine from Spatineo chose this as subject of his master’s thesis (Crop identification with Sentinel-2 satellite imagery in Finland). What kind of problems he solved and what were the steps to ensure that the results were high quality? How does crop identification work with neural network and what are cloud pixels? The need for… Read more »

Who are we? – Part XV: Sanna Hautala

1.) Name, title, how long have you worked at Spatineo? My name is Sanna Hautala and I just started working at Spatineo as a Junior GIS Consultant. My background is more in the field of chemistry (Master of Science at Helsinki University) but the last few years I have solely been working with GIS related… Read more »

Joona Laine was granted PROGIS Award for Great Master Thesis

Joona Laine from Spatineo received honorary award from PROGIS for his great work on his master thesis “Crop Identification with Sentinel-2 satellite imagery in Finland”. Joona’s thesis received best possible grade from Aalto University. Professor Miina Rautiainen acted as supervisor and Spatineo’s Jaana Mäkelä as advisor for the thesis. The abstract of the master thesis… Read more »

Our taste of JIIDE 2018 in Menorca

Fabio Bittencourt from Spatineo attended JIIDE conference (Jornadas Ibéricas de las Infraestructuras de los Datos Espaciales) for the third time – the first time was in Barcelona 2016, and apparently the event was top notch this year! This is what he had to sau about JIIDE2018!   “The Iberian Journeys for SDIs – JIIDE 2018… Read more »

Standards Are the Way to #MakeItWorkTogether – INSPIRE2018

Have you ever attended a conference that takes place in a Zoo? Geospatial professionals are gathering again together next month, as the most important conference related to INSPIRE is happening in Antwerp Belgium. And yes, the arena for the conference is technically in a Zoo, as Flanders Convention Center is partly located in the historical… Read more »

World Cup of Open Data: The Challenges Countries Face Outside The Field

After FIFA World Cup and inspired by an article published by Estadão newspaper in Brazil, and re-published by Labgis (Geotechnology Center of the State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), we decided to use the same conceptual idea and adapt make this article about the “World Cup of Open Data” and share it with the… Read more »