The Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) is the lead agency in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, coordinating all Australian Government assistance and is responsible for all government information, including keeping the public informed of the progress of the search. Geoscience Australia provides advice, expertise and support including sea floor mapping (bathymetric surveys) to aid the underwater search.
India is one of the most water-challenged countries in the world, from its deepest aquifers to its largest rivers. Groundwater levels are falling as India’s farmers, city residents and industries drain wells and aquifers. What water is available is often severely polluted. And the future may only be worse, with the national supply predicted to fall 50 percent below demand by 2030.
An oil spill of more than 350,000 liters happened when a tanker capsized in the river south of Baerhat on Dec. 9, 2014. The spill poses a threat to the Sunderbans, a World Heritage site of more than 1,000 square kilometer between Bangladesh and India. A group quickly formed to help assess and map the scope of the spill.
During a speech in Long Beach, Calif., noted British educator Sir Ken Robinson asked those in the audience over the age of 25 to hold their hands up if they were wearing wristwatches. Most were.
Said Robinson: “Teenagers don’t wear wristwatches. … My daughter never wears a watch. She doesn’t see the point. She says, ‘it’s a single-function device.’ ”
The World Food Programme has recently launched the Automatic Disaster Analysis and Mapping (ADAM) system, with the aim of quickly calculating the scale and scope of an emergency. With this dashboard approach, responders get a quick understanding of the number of people impacted, local weather conditions and more.
Marly-le-Roi, France, April 14, 2015—iXBlue, a global leader in navigation, positioning, and imaging systems, is unveiling the fifth-generation OCTANS, the trusted reference in survey-grade...
Leuven, Belgium, April 8, 2015—Septentrio announces today the launch of its next generation dual antenna GNSS receiver – the AsteRx 4 OEM. The AsteRx 4 OEM is a multi-frequency, dual antenna...
Heerbrugg/Switzerland, April 1, 2015—Leica Geosystems announces the release of its 8th generation of versatile, high performance laser scanners, the Leica ScanStation P40, P30, and P16. Advances in...
Heerbrugg/Switzerland, April 1, 2015—Leica Geosystems today announced its new JetStream software product. Leica JetStream takes Leica Cyclone data and serves the data in a high-performance format that...
Heerbrugg/Switzerland,April 1, 2015—Leica Geosystems today announced TruView Global, a new product to expand on its popular TruView application. TruView Global makes TruViews accessible via any...
New Delhi, April 13, 2015 — India’s changing urban landscape will be the next engine of growth for the Indian economy. According to the Ministry of Urban Development, and the National Institute of...
March 24, 2015 (Portland, Maine, USA) – SPAR Point Group today announced several new developments for the 12th annual SPAR International Conference & Exhibition on 3D Technologies for Asset...
April 17, 2015 — The International conference for Free and Open Source SW for Geospatial(FOSS4G) is now open for registration.
Sydney, Australia, April 16, 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that...
Concerned over rising decibel levels in the city, an anti-noise pollution activist has written the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, requesting for a comprehensive mapping system that can provide...
Amsterdam, 2 April 2015—TomTom (TOM2) today announces the acquisition of Location Navigation including the WhereIs map assets of Australia from Sensis. TomTom will acquire all business activities of...
Southampton, UK, April 15, 2015 — Septentrio and SBG Systems jointly announce today at Ocean Business (OB) 2015 that SBG Systems, a leading manufacturer of miniature and accurate Inertial Navigation...
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Spain - GISTAM 2015
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Hong Kong - RIEGL LIDAR 2015
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China - RIEGL LIDAR 2015
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Germany - The 36th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment (ISRSE)
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Uzbekistan - GIS in Central Asia Conference
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India - Smart Cities India 2015
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Portugal - INSPIRE-Geospatial World Forum 2015
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Finland - 28. International Geodetic Student Meeting (IGSM)
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China- 3rd World Geospatial Developers Conference
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Turkey- The 7th International Conference on Recent Advances in Space Technologies(RAST)