One of the newest master’s degree in geographic information science (GIS) is a one year residence program from the California State University Long Beach. The first cohort of fewer than 25 students will begin classes in fall 2013. Our editors explore the program and highlight its unique characteristics.
Location Intelligence 2013 is set for Washington DC in May. Call for papers closes Feb 1; submit yours at www.locationintelligence.net.
At the Creating the Policy and Legal Framework for a Location-enabled Society conference in Boston, Kirk Goldsberry, who is a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Geographic Analysis at Harvard, gave a fascinatng presentation with the help of two of his students on the topic of personal geographic data and privacy. Geoff Zeiss provides a recap.