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Geographical Review Preview: Understanding the Spatial Patchwork of Predictive Modeling of First Wave Pandemic Decisions by US Governors | American Geographical Society

By: Patricia Solís, Gautam Dasarathy, Pavan Turaga, Alexandria Drake, Kevin Jatin Vora, Akarshan Sajja, Ankith Raaman, Sarbeswar Praharaj & Robert Lattus What is the main purpose of your study? The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic has unfolded differently across the United States. Due in no small part to a lack of a quick initial federal response to address the growing pandemic in the early days, decisions on COVID-19 prevention efforts fell on state level governments. This...
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YouTube Video: Modelling and Animating COVID-19 spread in Africa using QGIS Hannover #JesseBuyungo #gis #geospatial | Geoscience Solutions

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Tackling the surveying and spatial skills shortage | Spatial Source

Image © iStockphoto/SB-8NIHAT The government acknowledges a shortage of surveying and spatial professionals, but more needs to be done to solve the problem. By Jonathan Nally Canberra has moved to address the shortage of skilled professionals in the surveying and geospatial fields. In June the federal government added surveyors, cartographers and other spatial scientists to the Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List (PMSOL). The PMSOL is a list of skilled occupations that the government considers...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 676

A VerySpatial PodcastShownotes – Episode 67617 October 2021 A review of some of the geo certifications Click to directly download MP3 http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode676.mp3 News: GEOINT News:NGA plans annual reassessment of commercial remote sensingNRO issues BAA call for commercial remote sensing technologies Preview of NASA’a VIPER Lunar RoverVautrin Lud Geography Prize goes to geographer from the National University of Singapore Topic: Geo certificates revisitedGeoEdC CertificationNatGeo CertificationASPRS CertificationsGISP CertificationGeoINT CertificationRGS Chartered Geographer Events:  DH2022: 25-29 July, Tokyo  Originally posted on 2021-10-21 18:33:57 at https://veryspatial.com/2021/10/a-veryspatial-podcast-episode-676/

SCP E257 Building Resilient Smart Communities, with Renato De Castro

Hi #smartcommunity friends! In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast I have a great chat with Renato De Castro a Smart City Expert and author of the book City SmartUp: a new era of smarter cities. He is currently located in the Middle East region, working as a Smart City Senior Advisor at RMA, advising local government entities and developers in Smart City planning. Renato tells us about his background in and passion...

SCP E256 Social Intelligence in Smart Communities, with Islam Bouzguenda

Hi #smartcommunity friends! In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast I have a great conversation with Islam Bouzguenda, a lecturer at the University of Twente in the Netherlands. Islam starts by telling us about her background as an architect, her masters in Smart Cities specialising in community participation and her current work at the University of Twente relating to Smart City governance. Islam then discusses what a Smart Community is to her, before...

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How 8 Million+ Census 2020 Features were Hosted to ArcGIS Living Atlas | Esri

The U.S. Census Bureau released block-level data on August 12th, 2021, in accordance with Public Law 94-171. Two weeks later, a feature layer with all 8,174,955 blocks was available...

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air?Allen Geomatics helps compare the differences between traditional and Drone LiDAR surveying methodsFor release Friday September 3, 2021Rome, NY- Down to...

Dstl upgrades to Principal level of OGC Membership | OGC

As a Principal Member of OGC, Dstl will support the OGC’s innovation and standardisation activities to advance Geospatial interoperability and Open Standards for future defence and security needs. The Open...
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YouTube Video: How to download OSM files in QGIS (using quick OSM plugin) | Zeitnah institute of survey

Admission started for GIS & land survey class 🔷Online and offline class available ↔️Training on ✔️ARC GIS ✔️QGIS ✔️AUTO LEVEL ✔️DIGITAL LEVEL ✔️TOTAL STATION ✔️DGPS ☑️online class and offline...

New interactive atlas paints a picture of how climate change will impact the globe and what this means for Canada | GoGeomatics

New interactive atlas paints a picture of how climate change will impact the globe and what this means for Canada The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) sixth assessment...
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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

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Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

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YouTube Video: River Classification for Remote Sensing Imagery using SVM | IJERT

👇Download Article👇 https://www.ijert.org/river-classification-for-remote-sensing-imagery-using-svm IJERTV10IS090212 River Classification for Remote Sensing Imagery using SVM River extraction accuracy is linked to agriculture, socioeconomics, the environment, and ecology. It aids in the...

Map of the Week: BLM Management of Wild American Mustang Herds | American Geographical Society

This map shows a loss of 25.6 million acres of designated wild horse and burro areas between 1971 and 2009. By: Abigail Vandenberg  The Bureau of...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

SUNNYVALE, Calif., and PULLMAN, Wash., Oct. 21, 2021—Building on a mission to cultivate a highly-trained workforce that will drive the innovative solutions of tomorrow,...

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How 8 Million+ Census 2020 Features were Hosted to ArcGIS Living Atlas | Esri

The U.S. Census Bureau released block-level data on August 12th, 2021, in accordance with Public Law 94-171. Two weeks later, a feature layer with...

Dstl upgrades to Principal level of OGC Membership | OGC

As a Principal Member of OGC, Dstl will support the OGC’s innovation and standardisation activities to advance Geospatial interoperability and Open Standards for future...

Spotting Methane Polluters from Space | Maps Mania

In June the European Space Agency's Copernicus Sentinel-5Pdetected large amounts of methane being emitted in Russia. The ESA satellite orbits the Earth 14 times...

Hexagon Releases Power Portfolio 2022

Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division announced the launch of Power Portfolio 2022, the latest version of its leading GIS, remote sensing, photogrammetry and...

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Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air?Allen Geomatics helps compare the differences between traditional and Drone LiDAR surveying methodsFor release Friday September...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

SUNNYVALE, Calif., and PULLMAN, Wash., Oct. 21, 2021—Building on a mission to cultivate a highly-trained workforce that will drive the innovative solutions of tomorrow,...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

SUNNYVALE, Calif., and PULLMAN, Wash., Oct. 21, 2021—Building on a mission to cultivate a highly-trained workforce that will drive the innovative solutions of tomorrow,...

Have your say on subsurface utility standard | Spatial Source

Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/black_mts Standards Australia has published a revised draft standard for subsurface utility information and engineering. By Craig Roberts For 230-plus years...

UTILITIES

Spotting Methane Polluters from Space | Maps Mania

In June the European Space Agency's Copernicus Sentinel-5Pdetected large amounts of methane being emitted in Russia. The ESA satellite orbits the Earth 14 times...

RIEGL VUX-120 UAV Wins the Geospatial World Innovation Award in Amsterdam

During the Geospatial World Forum – taking place in Amsterdam from October 20-22 this year- geospatial best practices from around the globe are being...

Hexagon Releases Power Portfolio 2022

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Grid resilience demands we understand our infrastructure above and below ground | Between the Poles

Jay Cadman, SVP Enterprise, IQGeo As the glue interlinking everything from the industrial ‘Internet of Things’ to smart grids and underpinning the real-time social and...

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Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

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YouTube Video: How to download OSM files in QGIS (using quick OSM plugin) | Zeitnah institute of survey

Admission started for GIS & land survey class 🔷Online and offline class available ↔️Training on ✔️ARC GIS ✔️QGIS ✔️AUTO LEVEL ✔️DIGITAL LEVEL ✔️TOTAL STATION...
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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

link to this course https://click.linksynergy.com/deeplink?id=Gw/ETjJoU9M&mid=39197&murl=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.udemy.com%2Fcourse%2Fcomplete-basic-gis-tasks-arcgis-erdas-remote-sensing%2F Complete Basic GIS Tasks - ArcGIS - Erdas - Remote Sensing - learn Other IT & Software Best Other IT & Software...

RIEGL VUX-120 UAV Wins the Geospatial World Innovation Award in Amsterdam

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RIEGL VUX-120 UAV Wins the Geospatial World Innovation Award in Amsterdam

During the Geospatial World Forum – taking place in Amsterdam from October 20-22 this year- geospatial best practices from around the globe are being...

Septentrio partners with ArduSimple, bringing reliable GPS/GNSS to emerging applications

Septentrio, a provider of high-precision GNSS positioning solutions, announced that its compact GNSS modules mosaic-X5 and heading module mosaic-H are being integrated into evaluation...

Valqari Secures Position as Drone Delivery Industry Leader with | GISCafé

Valqari Secures Position as Drone Delivery Industry Leader with New U.S. Patent 28th granted patent establishes Valqari's broad coverage in competitive drone mailbox...

SkyGrid Launches Autonomous Remote UAV Operations Solution | GISCafé

Company's remote flight operations capability is a ready-to-use solution that enables drone operators to remotely conduct missions, control flights, manage fleets and...

3D & LiDAR

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air?Allen Geomatics helps compare the differences between traditional and Drone LiDAR surveying methodsFor release Friday September...

3D Map – Contamination at Fukushima Nuclear Disaster | LiDAR News

3D Map Of Contamination at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster SiteIn 2011, the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami precipitated the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, the worst...
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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

link to this course https://click.linksynergy.com/deeplink?id=Gw/ETjJoU9M&mid=39197&murl=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.udemy.com%2Fcourse%2Fcomplete-basic-gis-tasks-arcgis-erdas-remote-sensing%2F Complete Basic GIS Tasks - ArcGIS - Erdas - Remote Sensing - learn Other IT & Software Best Other IT & Software...

RIEGL VUX-120 UAV Wins the Geospatial World Innovation Award in Amsterdam

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RIEGL VUX-120 UAV Wins the Geospatial World Innovation Award in Amsterdam

During the Geospatial World Forum – taking place in Amsterdam from October 20-22 this year- geospatial best practices from around the globe are being...

Septentrio partners with ArduSimple, bringing reliable GPS/GNSS to emerging applications

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Valqari Secures Position as Drone Delivery Industry Leader with | GISCafé

Valqari Secures Position as Drone Delivery Industry Leader with New U.S. Patent 28th granted patent establishes Valqari's broad coverage in competitive drone mailbox...

SkyGrid Launches Autonomous Remote UAV Operations Solution | GISCafé

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GIS & CARTOGRAPHY

How 8 Million+ Census 2020 Features were Hosted to ArcGIS Living Atlas | Esri

The U.S. Census Bureau released block-level data on August 12th, 2021, in accordance with Public Law 94-171. Two weeks later, a feature layer with...

Boots on the Ground or Drones in the Air? | LiDAR News

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xyHt Weekly News Recap: 10/22/2021

Geo Week Conference Program and Speaker Lineup Announced Alpine 4 Holdings Debuts on NASDAQ; Announces the Acquisition of Identified Technologies DGT Associates Launches Owned Subsurface Mobile...

3D Map – Contamination at Fukushima Nuclear Disaster | LiDAR News

3D Map Of Contamination at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster SiteIn 2011, the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami precipitated the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, the worst...

REMOTE SENSING & PHOTOGRAMMETRY

Hexagon Releases Power Portfolio 2022

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GIScience News Blog » Blog Archive » Automatic mapping of national surface water with OpenStreetMap and Sentinel-2 MSI data using deep learning | GIScience News Blog

Large-scale mapping activities can benefit from the vastly increasing availability of earth observation (EO) data, especially when combined with volunteered geographical information (VGI) using...
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YouTube Video: ISRO invites applications for two-month offline course on Remote Sensing and Image Analysis. | Education Today

ISRO has invited applications for a two-month offline course called Remote Sensing and Image Analysis. The program is conducted by the Indian Institute of...

Geo Week Conference Program and Speaker Lineup Announced | International LIDAR Mapping Forum

125+ speakers and 50+ sessions confirmed for the 2022 edition of Geo Week in Denver, CO PORTLAND, MAINE – USA, October 19, 2021 – Organizers...

ANALYSIS & GEOCODING

How 8 Million+ Census 2020 Features were Hosted to ArcGIS Living Atlas | Esri

The U.S. Census Bureau released block-level data on August 12th, 2021, in accordance with Public Law 94-171. Two weeks later, a feature layer with...
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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

link to this course https://click.linksynergy.com/deeplink?id=Gw/ETjJoU9M&mid=39197&murl=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.udemy.com%2Fcourse%2Fcomplete-basic-gis-tasks-arcgis-erdas-remote-sensing%2F Complete Basic GIS Tasks - ArcGIS - Erdas - Remote Sensing - learn Other IT & Software Best Other IT & Software...

Spotting Methane Polluters from Space | Maps Mania

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Hexagon Releases Power Portfolio 2022

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AUGMENTED & VIRTUAL REALITY

Geo Week Conference Program and Speaker Lineup Announced

Organizers of Geo Week, the single powerhouse event that champions the coming together of geospatial technologies and the built world, have announced an impressive...

Geo Week Conference Program and Speaker Lineup Announced | International LIDAR Mapping Forum

125+ speakers and 50+ sessions confirmed for the 2022 edition of Geo Week in Denver, CO PORTLAND, MAINE – USA, October 19, 2021 – Organizers...

Geospatial Data Visualization at West Point | LiDAR News

This team of West Point researchers is at the cutting edge of augmented and virtual reality applied research. BackgroundThe Department of Geography and Environmental...

BAE Systems launches low-light image sensor | Intelligence Community News

On October 12, McLean, VA-based BAE Systems, Inc. announced that it has unveiled its backside illuminated (BSI) “Hawkeye” HWK1411 ultra low-light image sensor, enabling...

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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

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CARTO Spatial Features, now with global urbanity, climatology, & elevation data | Carto

In late 2020, we released our first derivative data product, CARTO Spatial Features, providing global demographic data and Point of...
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YouTube Video: Profile Tool in QGIS, Analyse einer GPX Strecke aus STRAVA | PyQGIS

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How 8 Million+ Census 2020 Features were Hosted to ArcGIS Living Atlas | Esri

The U.S. Census Bureau released block-level data on August 12th, 2021, in accordance with Public Law 94-171. Two weeks later, a feature layer with...
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YouTube Video: Working with Geoprocessing Tools in QGIS | ArcGIS, QGIS and Erdas Imagine Tutorials

This video tutorial is to show you how to use Geoprocessing Tools/Functions in QGIS.  Intersection  Union  Symmetrical Difference  Difference ...
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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 676

A VerySpatial PodcastShownotes – Episode 67617 October 2021 A review of some of the geo certifications Click to directly download MP3 http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode676.mp3 News: GEOINT News:NGA plans annual reassessment...

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YouTube Video: Complete Basic GIS Tasks – ArcGIS – Erdas – Remote Sensing – learn Other IT & Software | Hopdina Manullang

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YouTube Video: River Classification for Remote Sensing Imagery using SVM | IJERT

👇Download Article👇 https://www.ijert.org/river-classification-for-remote-sensing-imagery-using-svm IJERTV10IS090212 River Classification for Remote Sensing Imagery using SVM River extraction accuracy is linked to agriculture, socioeconomics, the environment, and ecology. It aids in the...
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YouTube Video: Integrating Imagery and Remote Sensing into the ArcGIS Platform | Esri Industries

Explore how to extract the most return on investment from drone, aerial and satellite imagery data through real-world depictions and map visualization. Efficiently and...
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YouTube Video: Machine Learning in GIS and Remote Sensing: 5 Courses in 1 – learn Other IT & Software | Alex God44

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YouTube Video: Working with Geoprocessing Tools in QGIS | ArcGIS, QGIS and Erdas Imagine Tutorials

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YouTube Video: How to download OSM files in QGIS (using quick OSM plugin) | Zeitnah institute of survey

Admission started for GIS & land survey class 🔷Online and offline class available ↔️Training on ✔️ARC GIS ✔️QGIS ✔️AUTO LEVEL ✔️DIGITAL LEVEL ✔️TOTAL STATION...
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YouTube Video: How to enable a toolbar in QGIS: Shape Digitizing Toolbar as an example | Michel Stuyts

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YouTube Video: Core GIS : Land Use Land Cover & Change Detection in QGIS – learn Other IT & Software | Invoker Priscilla

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