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Clark State Partners with Ohio/Indiana UAS Center

Wednesday, September 17th 2014

Sept 11, 2014 - Today the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center (UASC) announced it has officially formalized a partnership with Clark State Community College. The UASC is looking to expand precision agriculture efforts statewide while Clark State Community College has developed a UAS...

New Editor for CaGIS Journal

Friday, September 12th 2014

Cartography and Geographic Information Science Journal The Board of the Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Nicholas Chrisman as the new editor of the society’s journal Cartography and Geographic Information Science. Dr. Chrisman...

AGI announces Professor Iain Stewart as Guest Compère at its annual awards evening 13/11/14

Thursday, September 11th 2014

The Association for Geographic Information (AGI) is pleased to announce Professor Iain Stewart as Guest Compère at its new annual awards evening – The AGI Awards for GeoSpatial Excellence - to be held at the Chesford Grange Hotel, Warwickshire, during the evening of November 13th 2014. The AGI...

Geography 2050 Fall Symposium Announced by American Geographical Society

Wednesday, August 27th 2014

The American Geographical Society announces theme and topics for its November Symposium The American Geographical Society (AGS) will hold its Fall Symposium, “Geography 2050:  Mounting an Expedition to the Future”, on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  Hosted by the Earth Institute at Columbia...

Early Registration Deadline Extended for UAS Mapping 2014 Reno

Tuesday, August 26th 2014

The first technical UAS symposium sponsored by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) is approaching (October 21-22)! The deadline for early registration has been extended to allow attendees just learning about this exciting event to take advantage of low registration...

The FOSS4Geo Academy Releases QGIS Online Training

Tuesday, August 26th 2014

The FOSS4Geo Academy announces the launch of its QGIS training courses beginning in September 2014. The five courses will be offered in limited-enrollment, instructor-led online format. The courses are designed to provide concise technical skills to anyone desiring to learn the practical...

INTERGEO Reports: “UAVs have come of age”

Tuesday, August 26th 2014

UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) are taking over the surveying industry thanks to their ever-improving sensors and the fact that they are getting lighter and can therefore remain in the air for longer. They complete surveying and inspection tasks that would otherwise be difficult to tackle and do...

University of Illinois Announces Seventeen new CyberGIS Fellows to Promote cyberGIS Education

Thursday, August 21st 2014

August 18, 2014 - The National Science Foundation-supported CyberGIS Project has selected 13 projects led by 17 researchers across the United States for funding through its CyberGIS Fellows program, which supports the development of cyberGIS education materials and curricula. The CyberGIS Fellows...

Gamification of GIS Offers Career Boost for Geospatial Professionals

Tuesday, August 19th 2014

New GIS Career Pathways Open for Programming and Software Development Professionals – Gamification offers a career boost for geospatial professionals as the desire to create more realistic virtual worlds is requiring the application of geographic information systems (GIS). The gaming industry...

How Educators Can Access $2 Billion in K-12 Technology ConnectED Commitments

Monday, August 18th 2014

RSVP to SETDA's Back-to-School Webinar, September 11 at 2pm ET The State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA), the principal membership association representing U.S. state and territorial educational technology leaders, announced today it is accepting RSVPs to a free,...

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