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USGIF Announces New Membership Structure

GIS Industry News - Fri, 08/21/2015 - 07:00
Foundation launches newIndividual Membership program and realigns Organizational Membership offerings Herndon, Virginia (Aug. 20, 2015)—With …

100 Resilient Cities -- Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation -- Teams with Trimble for Innovative Global Urban Resilience Initiative

GIS Industry News - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 14:22
Trimble to Provide a Vital Resilience Building Tool to 100RC's Network of Cities that Enables More Informed Decision Making by Putting Big Data to …

ASPRS Launches New Lidar Certification

GIS Industry News - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 13:22
Bethesda, Md., August 19, 2015 - The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) certification program announces the launch of a …

New Cowboy State Maps Add U.S. Forest Service Data

GIS Industry News - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:39
Newly released US Topo maps for Wyoming now feature more trails using data provided by the U.S. Forest Service such as the …

Taiwan Utilizes SmartDO to Optimize the Remote Sensing Instrument of FORMOSAT-8 Satellite

GIS Industry News - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:33
FEA-Opt Technology Co. Ltd. announces that the research team in Taiwan has utilized SmartDO to optimize the Remote Sensing Instrument of FORMOSAT-8 …

INTERGEO once again the largest meeting point for UAS exhibitors

GIS Industry News - Thu, 08/20/2015 - 10:20
Trend towards integrated solutions –UAS support for practical processes Stuttgart / Karlsruhe – The INTERGEO from 15 to 17 September in …

Yotta Brings Harmony to Welsh Highways with Mayrise Software

GIS Industry News - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 22:02
August 19, 2015 -- Welsh local authority Caerphilly County Borough Council has awarded a number of contracts to asset management technology …

Arithmetica Launches 360 Degree Video Imaging for Oil and Gas at Offshore Europe

GIS Industry News - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 22:01
August 19, 2015 -- Arithmetica, the company behind SphereVision, will showcase its 360 degree video imaging solutions at the Society of …

GfK webinar shows importance of boundary data to risk management

GIS Industry News - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 10:45
GfK webinar demonstrates how CRESTA zones lead to better reinsurance outcomes Bruchsal, Germany – An Intelligent Insurer-hosted webinar …

OGC requests comment on standard model and encoding for timeseries data

GIS Industry News - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 08:50
18 August 2015. Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) request comments on proposed OGC standards for the representation of …

New GIS 2go release at INTERGEO: Mastering mobile GIS on tablets and smartphones

GIS Industry News - Wed, 08/19/2015 - 08:44
Karlsruhe, 19 August 2015- INTERGEO 2015 in Stuttgart sets new benchmarks – so does Disy with its stand at the industry's leading trade …

Dr. Mark Whorton to manage US operations as President of Teledyne Optech, Inc.

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:56
August 18, 2015 — Teledyne Optech is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Whorton has assumed the role of President of the US organization …

Maui County, Hawaii, Selects EnerGov Planning, Regulatory and Maintenance Platform from Tyler Technologies

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:55
EnerGov to automate and streamline processes, provide mobile capabilities and citizen self-service PLANO, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — …

EarthDefine Releases High Resolution Tree Map for Minnesota

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:55
ISSAQUAH, Wash., Aug. 18, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —  EarthDefine, a provider of high-resolution spatial data products, has created a …

West Cary Group Launches Richmond Navigate Site for 2015 UCI Road World Championships

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:55
RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 18, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —  West Cary Group, an award-winning advertising and marketing communications firm …

Dewberry Awarded Task to Evaluate New Lidar Technologies for 3DEP

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:54
August 18, 2015 -- Under its Geospatial Products and Services Contract (GPSC) with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Dewberry is executing a …

Textron Systems Promotes Daryl Madden to Geospatial Solutions’ Senior Vice President and General Manager

GIS Industry News - Tue, 08/18/2015 - 20:53
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – AUGUST 18, 2015 – Textron Systems, a business of Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT), announced today the promotion of Daryl …