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New Solution Automatically Processes Massive Size Lidar Data in the Cloud

GeoSignum has launched the GeoSignum Pointer web platform, a solution that automates the processing of Lidar data i... (read more)

High-performance Mobile Mapping System for Forest Road Mapping

Back in 2012, Siteco – an Italian developer of Lidar mapping systems – won the Friuli Venezia Giul... (read more)

GSDI 15 World Conference to be Held in Taiwan in 2016

The Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI) Association and the Taiwan Association of Disaster Prevention Industr... (read more)

ISPRS Congress 2016: Full Papers Deadline Extended

The organising committee of the XXIII ISPRS Congress has announced that the deadline for full papers has been exten... (read more)
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Serious Gaming: Improving Stakeholder Communication in Urban Development Projects

Today’s advanced computer technology enables several players to play the same game at the same time. Can the visualisation technology used in 3D multiplayer games design... (read more)

Light Mobile Collection Tools for Land Administration

There is an urgent need for the administration of property and land use rights worldwide as the basis for social and economic growth. Notwithstanding the enormous investments... (read more)

How Big is Global Insecurity of Tenure?

World Statistics Day, as declared by the United Nations Statistical Commission, was celebrated on 20 October 2015. Official statistics are crucial to help decision-makers deve... (read more)
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5 Questions to… Steven Ramage

Steven Ramage will be serving as the conference chair of the GIM International Summit. We asked him 5 questions about the first ed... (read more)

Dynamic and Highly Interactive Geomatics Event with a Different Approach

The very first edition of the GIM International Summit is drawing ever closer. The conference committee has been working hard to e... (read more)

RIEGL Confirmed as Silver Sponsor of GIM International Summit

The organising committee of the GIM International Summit is proud to announce that RIEGL has been confirmed as silver sponsor. &ld... (read more)
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