Thirty Years of Research on Spatial Data Quality: Achievements, Failures, and Opportunities

Rodolphe Devillers, Alfred Stein, Yvan Bédard, Nicholas Chrisman, Peter Fisher, Wen Zhong Shi

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This article reflects on the past 30 years of academic research in the field of spatial data quality and tries to identify the main achievements, failures, and opportunities for future research. Most of this reflection results from a panel discussion that took place during the Sixth International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality (ISSDQ) in July 2009.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-400
Number of pages14
JournalTransactions in GIS
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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