Metadata webinar from Astun Technology

Epsom, UK, 12th December 2022, (
Open source geospatial services and training provider, Astun Technology, is hosting ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Metadata’ webinar this Wednesday (December 14th).

This refreshingly down-to-earth webinar will answer the most common questions about metadata, such as:

  • What is it?
  • Why is it important?
  • How can it be improved?
  • What are the benefits of improving it?
  • How can it be presented in a user-friendly way?

This webinar will be useful for anyone who has a large data holding, struggles to find the information they need locally and/or has a lot of data that’s stored but never accessed again.

Your host:

This ‘learn while you lunch’ webinar will be hosted by Jo Cook, metadata expert and Astun’s Data Discoverability Lead. When she’s not publicly flying the flag for metadata, you can find Jo helping organisations like the Scottish Government, EA and DEFRA identify, improve and share tens of thousands of datasets.

Registration information:

Date: Wednesday December 14th
Time: 1pm (GMT)
Duration: c. 30 minutes (depending on the Q&A)

Register here


About Astun Technology

Astun Technology is the UK market leader for geospatial solutions built on open source. As Experts in Place, we help organisations to improve decision making and service delivery by discovering, cataloguing, sharing and collaborating on place-based data.

Our solutions, consultancy services and training have helped hundreds of organisations to implement cloud technology, develop custom web maps and manage their data more effectively.


Phone: 01372 744 009
Twitter: @astuntech

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