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Monday, September 1st 2014
Astun Technology Ltd | Epsom, Surrey, UK

Astun Technology, the UK’s leading supplier of Open Source geospatial solutions to Local Government has announced its appointment to the Local Authority Software Applications(LASA) and G-Cloud procurement frameworks. Both frameworks have been procured by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). They seek to drive savings for the tax payer and to enable local government to secure...

Saturday, August 30th 2014

Every wondered why your local government website provides such poor interactive map capabilities, if any? All local governments are responsible for managing vast amounts of spatial information such as details about public parks, zoning regulations and facilities, however, much of this is not available on local government websites.

Everyone should expect to be able to find...

Friday, August 29th 2014
GeoDecisions | St. Louis, MO, USA

GeoDecisions, an information technology (IT) company specializing in geospatial solutions, is pleased to announce the relocation of its St. Louis, Missouri, office. Positioned near three major interstates as well as the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport, the office’s new physical address is:

951 Hornet Drive, Suite 200
Hazelwood, MO 63042
(314) 731-7966

Managed by...

3D Laser Mapping Ltd | Nottingham, UK

3D Laser Mapping has expanded its SiteMonitor development team by bringing in fresh faces and naming Phil Curzon as SiteMonitor Lead Developer. The company is proud to welcome Matt Heath and Peter Sharp to the team, who will work closely with Ashraf Arfana, SiteMonitor Support and Research Projects and with Steve Cairns SiteMonitor Product Specialist.

Phil, pictured centre, brings...

| London, Ontario, Canada

iLOOKABOUT Corp. (TSX VENTURE:ILA) ("iLOOKABOUT" or "the Company" or "ILA") announced today that the Company's unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements for the six months ended June 30, 2014 and 2013, and the related Management's Discussion and Analysis are available at and on the Company's website at Shareholders may request a...

URISA is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Vanguard Cabinet application. The Vanguard Cabinet (VC) is a URISA initiative which debuted in 2011 to engage young GIS practitioners (35 and under), increase their numbers in the organization, and better understand the concerns facing these future leaders of the GIS community.  The Cabinet’s mission is to collaborate with URISA’s...

HERE, a Nokia business | Berlin, Germany

HERE, a leader in navigation, mapping and location experiences, today announced that it has partnered with Samsung to bring its maps and location platform services to Tizen-powered smart devices by Samsung, including the newly-announced Samsung Gear S.

With this partnership, HERE continues to broaden its reach to more people and businesses across screens and operating systems.


Thursday, August 28th 2014
The Carbon Project | ALEXANDRIA, VA
The Carbon Project today announced it has been selected to help develop an online data exchange for invasive species monitoring.

The project, funded by a grant from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), will feature tools to transform Michigan and US Great Lakes invasive species observations into standard, integrated datasets and online data services. The data services will be...

GIS-Pro 2014: URISA’s 52nd Annual Conference is taking place September 8-11 in New Orleans, Louisiana. For those unable to travel to the conference due to budget or time constraints, there is a unique opportunity to participate remotely.  

The virtual conference begins a few days before the in-person event, on Thursday, September 4, with a two-hour virtual workshop on NG911 and the GIS...

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 University, the one-day event will take place in the historic Low Library, site of the Pulitzer...

Forest Inventory App, an Android app designed for forest information collection, developed by Supergeo, will be released to provide forest investigators with a professional and handy tool for field survey and data recording in forests. With this App, natural resource managers can quickly record the required information during field survey and improve task efficiency.

Integrating with...

August 27, 2014 — Optech is pleased to announce that it will attend the Oceanology International China 2014 conference in Shanghai on September 3-5, where Dr. Joong Yong Park will discuss coastal mapping trends and how new advanced data fusion techniques using data from a high-power green lidar and a hyperspectral sensor are providing unprecedented coastal environment information....

| New York, NY

The continued increases in oil & gas transaction volume and drilling activity have strained oil & gas land organizations, leading to missed opportunities in building efficiencies and capturing value, according to PwC's 2014 Land Management Benchmarking study. The study was based on responses from more than 70 oil and gas professionals from different functions across 20 top oil and gas...

Esri Canada | Toronto, ON, Canada

Solution allows 14th largest county in the United States to achieve significant return on investment during pilot project

Following the tremendous success of its pilot project which saw a 5:1 return on investment, Maricopa County in Arizona has signed a five-year renewal with Esri Canada for the company’s Assessment Analyst solution.  Integrating with its Computer-Assisted Mass...

Factual | Singapore & Los Angeles

Delivers Deep Audience Insights Through Location-Based Activity Patterns 

InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile advertising platform, and Factual, the preeminent location data company in mobile marketing, today announced a partnership to create a rich set of audience targeting solutions for brand advertisers. InMobi’s anonymous dataset of global mobile consumer activity will...

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