AI Seminar: Mapping all of Denmark

AI Seminar Series


Andrew Flatman, Ask Holm Carlsen and Bjarke Skjødt from the Geodata office at the Danish Agency for Data Supply and Efficiency.


MAD!? Mapping all of Denmark: ML and open geographical data on a national scale


  • The role of a national mapping agency
  • Big (geographical) data: Nationwide image and label datasets
  • Using ML and Deep Learning for image classification in aerial photos: Identifying buildings and impervious surfaces

The Agency for Data Supply and Efficiency introduces parts of the Geodata that the agency manages and how the Agency is utilizing Machine Learning for various applications related to Earth Observation.

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The talk is an opportunity for students and researchers at DIKU to get to know our high-quality data, which are freely available for everyone and could easily serve as data for student projects or Master Thesis.