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Keynote Speakers at FIG Working Week 2017

During the FIG Working Week a set of exciting motivational speeches will set the tone for the event. The Working Week will be held in beautiful Helsinki, the ca... (read more)

Biggest NGA Collection of Arctic Elevation Data Released

Esri, together with the ArcticDEM project - a public-private initiative to produce high-resolution, high-quality digital elevation models (DEM) of the Arctic -... (read more)

Oroville Lake Water Elevation Seen from Space

Due to recent and heavy rainfall, the water level of Lake Oroville has drastically increased, reaching a dangerous peak which led to the evacuation of over 100,... (read more)

ILMF and ASPRS Annual Meeting to Take Place Together in 2018

Diversified Communications, organiser of International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), and the American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing (ASPRS) have... (read more)

Planet Launches Record-breaking 88 Satellites

Planet successfully has launched 88 Dove satellites, creating the largest satellite constellation ever to reach orbit. With these satellites in orbit, Planet wi... (read more)

New Leica Sensor Brings Efficiency to Airborne Lidar Mapping

Leica Geosystems has announced the release of the Leica SPL100 as part of the RealTerrain reality capture solution. It enables airborne professionals to more ef... (read more)

InterDrone among Fastest-growing Shows in United States

BZ Media LLC has announced that InterDrone - the international drone conference & exposition - has been named to the Trade Show Executive magazine list of f... (read more)

Australia Tests Improved National Positioning

According to Geoscience Australia, technology companies GMV, Inmarsat and Lockheed Martin have joined Australia's two-year national positioning project. The pro... (read more)
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