What is the FGIA?

The goal of the Flanders Geographical Information Agency (FGIA) is to ensure optimal use of geographical information in Flanders.

Mission

Together with its partners, the FGIA develops the Flanders Geographical Data Infrastructure. We work out solutions that can be integrated for an efficient use of geographical information by governmental bodies, companies and the general public.

Vision

  • The FGIA is the core body within the Flanders Geographical Data Infrastructure.
  • The FGIA is the public administration’s partner for realising solutions that can be integrated to achieve an efficient use of geographical information by governmental bodies, companies, organisations and the general public.
  • The FGIA directs the Flanders applied geo-innovation management and applies the results.
  • The FGIA is a reliable, result oriented organisation, focusing on collaboration.

Organisation structure

Acting Administrator General: Joris Sanders

Division heads: Joris Sanders and Björn De Vidts

The organisational chart

The FGIA organisational chart

Management Board

The Management Board prepares the management agreement, edits the business plan and the operational plans and determines the budget.

President: Koen Verberck