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Marco Minghini

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Marco Minghini carried out his studies at Politecnico di Milano (Italy), where he obtained a BSc in 2008 and a MSc in 2010, both with honors, in Environmental and Land Planning Engineering with a specialization in Geomatics. In 2014 he completed his PhD in Environmental and Infrastructures Engineering with a thesis on the use of open source software, including mobile data collection and virtual globes for VGI and citizen science applications. Since 2014 he works as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Politecnico di Milano. His research activity is focused on Web geovisualization, Land Cover, Volunteered Geographic Information (especially OpenStreetMap) and citizen science. He is an enthusiast of open source software, open data and open education. He became an OSM mapper in 2014 and since 2015 he is a proud volunteer for HOT. He is currently Charter Member of OSGeo, Secretary of ISPRS WG IV/4 "Collaborative Crowdsourced Cloud Mapping (C³M)" and Mentor of the PoliMappers chapter of YouthMappers.


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