The World's Geospatial Solutions

The 24th International Cartographic Conference (ICC) will be held from 15th to 21st November 2009 in Santiago (Chile). Presented by an effective local organising committee (LOC), under the auspices of the International Cartographic Association (ICA), this biennial conference is a major highlight for cartographers from all over the world. Although ICA is proud of its record in reaching out to all parts of the world, this is the first time it has held an ICC in South America, and it promises to be an exciting and significant event.   Conference Organisation The president of the LOC, Colonel Juan Vidal Garcia-Huidobro,... (read more)
2009-03-03 12:00:00

Geospatial Excellence Award 2011

SuperGeo Technologies, the leading global provider of complete GIS software and solutions, is honoured to announce that it has won Geospatial Excellence Award by means of the application "Taipei City Advanced Traveler Information System (ATIS) Web", published using SuperWebGIS. The award is held by GIS Development, one of the most reputed geospatial communications network companies in the world. During Geospatial World Forum 2011 in Hyderabad, India, SuperGeo will be given the "Geospatial Excellence Award" in "Transport Management" Category during the Awards Night (18th January 2011) at Geospatial World Forum.The project was authorized by Taipei City Government, which provides many kinds... (read more)
2010-12-22 10:24:09

Geospatial Intelligence Summit

Heads of Geospatial Intelligence, GIS, remote sensing, operations, imagery and analysis will be able to meet at the Geospatial Intelligence Summit, to be held in Vienna (Austria) on 29th and 30th September 2010. The conference will provide a forum to discuss and debate the development of GIS capabilities across the globe. It will address the use of geospatial information in scenarios such as international conflicts, humanitarian disasters, crime, security, border control, arms treaty monitoring and global climate change.A fundamental objective of the conference is to help end user organisations understand how they can best take full advantage of GIS capabilities... (read more)
2010-06-16 01:40:25

Geospatial Leaders Think Forward

Leica Geosystems, Switzerland, welcomes customers and partners from around the world to Hexagon 2012, taking place from 4 to 7 June 2012 at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, USA. In its second annual international conference, Hexagon 2012 will be uniting the latest technologies and user communities from Leica Geosystems, Intergraph, Hexagon Metrology and Novatel in one venue to provide attendees with a user experience of unprecedented scope and value. Professionals from the mapping, positioning, surveying, engineering, construction, asset management, public safety and security, and geospatial solutions industries are taking part of Hexagon 2012 in record-breaking levels. According... (read more)
2012-06-06 09:04:38

Autodesk Enhances Geospatial Solutions

Autodesk, Inc. (CA, USA) has released enhancements to its AutoCAD Map 3D 2008 and AutoCAD Raster Design 2008 geospatial software products, which further improve the integration of geospatial data by planning, engineering and operations personnel in utilities and municipal governments. AutoCAD Map 3D 2008 includes new FDO features to improve users' ability to access and share data more effectively, regardless of its location or file type. Key enhancements in the latest release include: -         Faster access to data using FDO data access technology -- up to 90% faster. -         Capacity for more powerful analysis and visualisation of GIS and CAD... (read more)
2007-02-13 10:43:15

GeoSpatial Experts Thales Partner

Thales’ navigation business (CA, USA) has formed another partnership in its Business Partner Program aimed at providing MobileMapper CE customers with a broad choice of software applications to suit their GPS and GIS needs. New Business Partner GeoSpatial Experts offers GPS-Photo Link software, which is now fully compatible with the Thales MobileMapper CE handheld GIS data collector. This solution delivers digital photo geo-referencing capabilities for nearly any GIS application including asset management, utilities, forestry, national parks services and many more. GPS-Photo Link provides a simple and well-organised photo geo-referencing solution with output formats including html, Google Earth and ESRI shapefile.... (read more)
2006-06-22 12:00:00

Geospatial Intelligence Certificate Program

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) (VA, USA) has launched the Geospatial Intelligence Certificate Program to support the professional education needs of the geospatial intelligence tradecraft. Colleges and universities are encouraged to apply to accredit their geospatial intelligence certificate program based on the criteria developed by USGIF. Applications can be found online at http://www.usgif.org/About_Committees_Academic.aspx. Applications must be submitted by 31st October for evaluation starting in November or by February 2008 for evaluation in May 2008.   "The Foundation's vision for this Geospatial Intelligence Certificate Program is to uphold an accredited institution to support the professional education needs of the geospatial... (read more)
2007-08-15 02:00:48

Sustainable Geospatial Building Opens

A new GBP4.5 million Geospatial Building has been completed by a trio of Nottinghamshire firms. Located in the University's Innovation Park, close to the Jubilee Campus, the project is a regional beacon in terms of research and training facilities.  The three storey building will be the new home for the University's Centre for Geospatial Science, the Galileo Research and Applications Centre of Excellence (GRACE) and the Institute of Engineering Surveying and Space Geodesy (IESSG). The new three-storey centre has been designed by a team of three Nottingham-based firms: maber architects, mechanical and electrical consultants d3-Shipway and structural engineers Price &... (read more)
2010-01-27 04:42:18

Geospatial Goes Global

ASPRS Annual Conference
This year’s annual conference of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) took place from 7th to 11th March, with the theme ‘Geospatial Goes Global: From Your Neighbourhood to the Whole Planet’. Aimed at a wide variety of professionals, the conference included more than four hundred technical and special session presentations and at least seventy poster sessions. Chip Groat, director of the US Geological Survey (USGS), gave the opening keynote address. He discussed the Earth Summit process that is creating agreements amongst space-faring nations of the world to more effectively integrate their Earth observation programmes and exchange the... (read more)
2005-03-21 12:00:00

Geospatial Priorities Address

Zsolt Nagy, GISP, will draw on his current and previous experiences to speak on the directions and opportunities to identify, collaborate, and advance geospatial priorities during the Closing Plenary Session at GIS-Pro 2010: URISA's 48th Annual Conference for GIS Professionals in Orlando, USA. The conference is to take place from 28th September to 1st October. Zsolt Nagy is a Senior Project Manager with AECOM focused on advancing and marketing the company's GIS specialty practice. Prior to joining AECOM in 2009, Mr. Nagy was the State GIS Coordination Manager for the State of North Carolina. Zsolt conducted his first GIS project... (read more)
2010-08-10 10:06:13
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