URSIT Ltd. is based in Sofia, Bulgaria, and has been created in 2000. Since then, URSIT has carried out many projects in the areas of geospatial information, business planning, e-business, financing. URSIT is an international company and we operate all over Europe. We have wide experience in many areas of business consulting and Information Technology.
Specific areas of competence are:
- Business/project development and innovation;
- Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Data Infrastructures;
- Standards for geospatial information systems: OGC and the European directive INSPIRE;
- E-commerce and E-business;
- Internet technology and web development.
Since the creation of the company, URSIT's team has worked on many consulting projects and those funded by the European Union. We have organized conferences and workshops and provided training in the areas above.
Our current most important projects are:
- ICT-KOSEU: Increase the participation of Kosovo in the ICT Programme of the Seventh Framework Programme.
- Nature-SDIplus: INSPIRE implementation in nature conservation.
- ICT-WEB-Proms: Increase the participation of the Western Balkan Countries in the ICT Programme of the Seventh Framework Programme.
- Dezide: Software development for collaborative decision taking.
We feature membership in the following organizations:
- German Society for Computer Science (Gesellschaft für Informatik, GI);
- Computer Society;
- Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC);
- Association for Geospatial Information in South East Europe (AGISEE);
- Geographic Information Systems International Group (GISIG).
We invest in our own research on future issues of spatial data infrastructures and geographic information systems such as the geospatial semantic web or the collaborative geospatial web.
We are a small team and prefer to stay small but to offer high competence. URSIT is managed by
Ulrich Boes, Director
Raina Pavlova, Managing Director