The Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing Service (SIGTE) of the University of Girona is a research support service specialized in geospatial data treatment and the use and application of geographic information technologies.
We offer technical support, advice, training and technological solutions in the field of geographic information.
We provide the university community- teachers, technicians, researches and students- with geographic data processing support and advice in projects of any discipline.
We develop projects in which the latest technological advances in geographic information and related fields are applied to the real world, creating a space to transmit the research and the emerging technologies of this sector.
We design and coordinate GIS educational programmes for professionals, researchers and technicians, adapting our proposals and offering various formats: on-site or online training, intensive and customised courses, etc.
We facilitate the exchange of information among a wide group of users, while seeking the dissemination and promotion of GIS in society, through the organisation of and participation in lectures, seminars, conferences, etc.
SIGTE is the organizer of the Jornadas de SIG Libre (Spanish FOSS4G) is an event of reference in the field of the free and open source technologies in the geospatial domain. They are a meeting point where to share knowledge, experiences and create synergies. The language of the Conference is Spanish.