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USGIF CEO Reappointed as Vice Chair of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:41
Keith Masback once again to help lead the committee responsible for providing leadership and direction in federal geospatial programs Herndon, …

Industry Leaders Join Energy Drone Coalition 2017 Advisory Board ​Community to Converge at June Summit

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:33
Houston, Texas, January 12, 2017 – Energy Drone Coalition, a ground-breaking resource with events, news and market intelligence that focuses …

Airbus Launches “Enter the SpaceDataHighway” Challenge

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:20
Aims to foster innovation for its brand-new laser-based space communication system Winner will be awarded €75,000 investment and will get …

Airbus Defence and Space Celebrates Five Years of the First Pléiades Satellite Launch

GIS Industry News - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:17
Jan 12, 2017 -- Five years ago, the very high-resolution satellite Pléiades 1A was launched from the Guiana Space Center, joined by its twin …

Esri Powers New Long Beach Data Hub

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 19:28
Online Open Data Empowers Citizens and Businesses to Make Better-Informed Decisions REDLANDS, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — …

Esri Takes the Stage at the NRF Convention

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 19:28
The Science of Where Enables Precision in Retail Execution REDLANDS, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 12, 2017 — …

Hexagon Announces the Appointment of New Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances and New President of PPM

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 19:27
NACKA STRAND, Sweden, Jan 12, 2017 — (PRNewswire) — Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive …

Caltrans Takes Delivery of the RIEGL VMX-1HA

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 08:52
Orlando, FL - January 10, 2017 - Caltrans, the California state agency responsible for highway, bridge, and rail transportation planning, …

TomTom Traffic Increases Its Global Footprint to 54 Countries Adding Argentina and Colombia

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 08:00
Number of source devices hits the 500 million milestone AMSTERDAM — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 12, 2017 — TomTom …

Textron Systems Begins On-Water Testing for Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV™)

GIS Industry News - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:00
WASHINGTON, Jan. 11, 2017 — (PRNewswire) —  SURFACE NAVY -- Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) …

Ecometrica Platform secures breakthrough £14.2m UK Space Agency contract

GIS Industry News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 22:15
UK Space Agency's International Partnership Programme kick-starts project to improve management and protection across 300 million hectares of …

GIS and Cartographic Solutions Consultants, Lovell Johns, Showcase 50 Years of Expertise with New Website

GIS Industry News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 19:09
Better navigation, responsive design and high quality imagery brings the quality of Lovell John’s award-winning map-making and its innovation …

Paradox of Progress - Global Trends Report from National Intelligence Council

GIS Industry News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 14:47
Article Source: NICJanuary 11, 2017 -- The Future Summarized We are living a paradox: The achievements of the industrial and information ages …

Sanborn Launches Mezurit.com for Subscription-Based Oblique Imagery Viewing and Analytics

GIS Industry News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 14:41
Online Service Offers Powerful Tools and Flexibility COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 11, 2017 — (PRNewswire) — The Sanborn Map Company, …

Agribotix™ partners with senseFly to offer agricultural clients a professional-grade, end-to-end drone & data processing solution

GIS Industry News - Wed, 01/11/2017 - 14:41
- By combining the eBee SQ, senseFly's advanced, long-range agricultural drone with Agribotix's award-winning FarmLens™ cloud processing platform, …