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.
The new Indonesian President Joko Widodo is enacting a number of reforms and investments to help kickstart the country's economy as well as to address inquality. Among the initiatives are investments in infrastructure as well as mapping to address land disputes and spur greater outside investment.
After conflict between Thailand and Cambodia at the Chong Am Border Crossing, the two countries have formed a joint committee to begin surveying the contested watershed. Thailand suggests the area be declared a no-mans land.
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, May 7, 2015 – Hemisphere GNSS announces the release of Athena, their next generation GNSS engine. Offering significantly enhanced performance, often exceeding that delivered by...
MORGAN HILL, Calif., April 30, 2015—At two of the nation’s leading surveying and mapping technology conferences this spring -- International LIDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF) in Denver and SPAR...
April 29, 2015—CHC has launched the LT500 series of handheld GPS receivers. The LT500 series LT500N /LT500T/LT500H covers three accuracy ranges from sub-meter to centimeter accuracy and is a...
ATLANTA, May 14, 2015—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced today a new version of SketchUp Mobile Viewer, an onsite presentation app initially launched last year that provides architects, engineers,...
May 15, 2015 — Smart Cities India 2015 expo supports the government's plans to create 100 smart cities, and to rejuvenate 500 existing cities.
Johannes Riegl, Jr., chief marketing officer at RIEGL, welcomed attendees to the company’s LIDAR 2015 International User Conference in Hong Kong this morning. The bi-annual event in Asia is of...
Sources familiar with the matter yesterday identified the islands as Kangkao and Kam Yai, which are under the care of the Department of National Parks. In a bid to cope with the unabated issue of...
May 21, 2015—Nine Western Sydney municipal councils are expected to share cost savings totaling over $1 million a year, under a $7.8 million energy efficient street lighting project launched by...
LIVERMORE, Calif., May 21, 2015 – Topcon Positioning Systems announces the addition of Alan Jones as senior business development manager for deformation monitoring projects in the Topcon...
May 21, 2015 — RIEGL closed its ambitious LIDAR 2015 "One Conference, Two Exciting Locations" in Hong Kong and Guangzhou with a record number of more than 550 total attendees from over 40 countries...
May 20, 2015 — Esri has released ArcGIS 10.3.1, bringing new capabilities
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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)
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USA - GIS Conference: Advancing Geographic Information Science: The Past and Next Twenty Years
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Austria - GI_Forum 2015
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Australia - IGNSS 2015 Conference
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South Africa - Geomatics Indaba 2015
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Brazil - 27th International Cartographic Conference