Futurist: Navy Should Build Public Ocean GIS

John Smart, president of the Acceleration Studies Foundation, speaking at AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association)/USNI West 2013 in San Diego this week and argued "that the Navy could become an agent of change by organizing data collected by its numerous sensor systems and making it available to the public at large" in support of open, safe, lawful and sustainable seas. He described it as public GIS run as a public service.


Published Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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