Wednesday, November 13th 2013
Thursday, October 31st 2013
Thierry Gregorius argues the state of GIS, data and IT are a big frustration. And, in the geoscience community the challenges users face with GIS are only getting worse.
Wednesday, October 9th 2013
The World Food Programme (WFP) is the food assistance branch of the United Nations. This article by Jim Baum from Esri, looks at how GIS is providing assistance in a variety of applications includeing finding optimum locations for emergency food stockpiles and the development of evacuation plans.
Monday, September 23rd 2013
John Van Hoesen argues "neither the operating system or flavor of software should be the mechanism by which we judge the analyses or the product nor in the academic sector, how we effectively articulate and teach the fundamentals of using a GIS."
Wednesday, August 28th 2013
The upcoming free, online GIS Basics course from Pace University focuses on key GIS skills using ArcGIS for Desktop.
Thursday, August 15th 2013
Esri hosted its
Thursday, August 1st 2013
Thursday, July 25th 2013
Two URISA members have reviewed “Python Scripting for ArcGIS”. Greg Newkirk reviewed it as an academic text (as he is considering it for a potential future course) and Alicia Newberry reviewed it from her perspective as a local government GIS professional.
Monday, July 15th 2013
The Esri Education GIS Conference focuses on the needs of educators, students, and those who manage campuses. Executive Editor Adena Schutzberg shares the key takeaways from this year’s event.
Monday, July 8th 2013
Here are the opening addresses by Jack Dangermond to kick off the 2013 Esri User Conference in San Diego, CA.