Insight into the US American developments

alt text

Michael Leitner

Associate Professor Department of Geography and

Anthropology Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA

"The analysis of personal digital data plays a vital role in decision support. It affects the planning of action in the health sector and in the fight against crime. Treating sensitive data responsibly and visualizing it accurately while protecting privacy rights of the individual is gaining more and more importance, especially in the USA. My lectures at the Department of Geoinformation provide insight into the US American developments and the State of the Art of international research in this field."