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Raising vital funds for MapAction via the London Marathon | Geoawesomeness

The London Marathon is scheduled to go ahead in a few weeks time (3rd October), which is later than normal due to Covid-19, but as normal, the 26 mile course is set to begin at Greenwich and finish at Buckingham Palace. Except if people are doing...

AGM Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime Sensor for New Mobile | GISCafé

AGM Provides Accurate and Powerful Mobile Mapping for Complex Applications Including Infrastructure, Smart City, More SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 20, 2021 — Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced AGM Systems LLC has deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime, AGM’s latest high-performance mobile scanning solution. The AGM system’s advanced 3D data capture capabilities open mobile scanning to a broad range of applications, including mapping of extended...

AIMS conference postponed until May 2022 | Spatial Source

Image credit: ©stock.adobe.com/au/Peter Due to the COVID-19 situation around the country, the Australian Institute of Mine Surveyors’ National Conference has been postponed until May 2022. In a circular sent to members, AIMS said that it had to make the decision “for the safety of members and business partners to postpone the upcoming Conference at the RACV Royal Pines Resort. This is unfortunate and extremely disappointing for our Executive team and members but...

SCP E252 Developing Digital Representations of Reality, with Jack Barton

Hi #smartcommunity friends! In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast, I welcome back Jack Barton and we have a great chat about what he has been up to since he was last a guest on the podcast back in 2018. Jack starts by telling us about his background in architecture, his passion for developing the digital representations of reality and how this can help make cities better places, before telling us about his...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 674 – VerySpatial

A VerySpatial PodcastShownotes – Episode 67412 September 2021 Data preparedness for hazard events http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode674.mp3 News: Topic: This week we ask some questions about the ideas surrounding data response and data preparedness for hazard events ...

SCP E251 Letting Children Build our Smart Communities, with Jonathan Reichental and Brett Hoffstadt

Hi #smartcommunity friends! In this episode of the Smart Community Podcast I had the pleasure of speaking with both Jonathan Reichental and Brett Hoffstadt, the co-authors of their new book, Exploring Smart Cities Activity Book for Kids.  Jonathan is currently the founder of advisory, investment, and education firm, Human Future, and also creates online education for LinkedIn Learning. He has written two books on the future of cities: Smart Cities for Dummies and of course...

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INDUSTRY NEWS

New GeoSLAM Hardware and Software Revolutionises SLAM accuracy and automation

GeoSLAM has announced a major new update to its Connect software, bringing automatic processing to users of the ZEB range of handheld scanners. The release of Connect 2.0 at Intergeo...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

New Leadership Roles Position Trimble for the Next Stage of GrowthSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that Jennifer Lin has been appointed chief platform officer and...

Maps Mania: Canadian Election Maps | Maps Mania

 Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has won a third term as a result of Monday's election in Canada. The Liberals will probably win 156 seats overall, which is one less...

Spirent charts the way forward for autonomous systems with industry-first BVLOS mission enabler – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Spirent Communications plc, the world leader in global navigation satellite system (GNSS) test and assurance solutions, has announced the launch of Spirent GNSS Foresight, an innovative cloud-based solution that lets operators...

AGM selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime sensor for new mobile scanning system – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced AGM Systems LLC has deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime, AGM’s latest high-performance mobile scanning solution. The AGM system’s advanced 3D data...

Mission Complete ! – edparsons.com

As you may have noticed over the last three months I have been walking to raise funds for the London Air Ambulance. Like all Helicopter Emergency Services in the...

AGRICULTURE

Trimble News Release | Trimble

New Leadership Roles Position Trimble for the Next Stage of GrowthSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that Jennifer Lin has been...

On the Roof of Ecuador, XAG Spearheads Drones for Sustainable | GISCafé

QUITO, Ecuador, Sept. 20, 2021 — (PRNewswire) — Flying into the Andes mountains of Ecuador, XAG Agricultural Drones were recently introduced...

ArcGIS Living Atlas News (September 2021) | Esri

ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World is the foremost collection of geographic information from around the globe. It includes curated maps, apps, and data...

Exodus Orbitals Graduates from Moonshot Space Incubator Program | GeoInformatics

Having successfully graduated from the 12-week Moonshot program, Exodus Orbitals are aiming to make space exploration more accessible for businesses across a wide range...

GOVERNMENT

Maps Mania: Canadian Election Maps | Maps Mania

 Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has won a third term as a result of Monday's election in Canada. The Liberals will probably win 156 seats...

Teamwork and talent for data analytics enterprise | Spatial Source

ASA’s team members bring remarkable talents to their analytics work. Australian Spatial Analytics is a not-for-profit that trains and employs people...

Searching for BCIT GIS Practicum & Project Sponsors 2021/2022 | GoGeomatics

Searching for BCIT GIS Practicum & Project Sponsors 2021/2022 What is the sponsorship program about? Mike Hill, the GIS Program Head of BCIT, is searching for...

AGM Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime Sensor for New Mobile | GISCafé

AGM Provides Accurate and Powerful Mobile Mapping for Complex Applications Including Infrastructure, Smart City, More SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September...

CONSTRUCTION

New GeoSLAM Hardware and Software Revolutionises SLAM accuracy and automation

GeoSLAM has announced a major new update to its Connect software, bringing automatic processing to users of the ZEB range of handheld scanners. The release...

Trimble News Release | Trimble

New Leadership Roles Position Trimble for the Next Stage of GrowthSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that Jennifer Lin has been...

Offshore oil, gas and renewable industries join forces to launch digital and data taskforce – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

The Offshore Energy Digital and Data Strategy taskforce is being launched by the Net Zero Technology Centre (NZTC), OGUK, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). It...

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital | GISCafé

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Finalists Also Announced for the Student Future Infrastructure Star...

UTILITIES

NV5 Geospatial Expands Mobile Mapping Fleet with RIEGL VMX-2HA | GeoInformatics

RIEGL announced that NV5 Geospatial, North America’s largest geospatial data firm, has acquired the new RIEGL VMX-2HA dual scanner mobile mapping system. The solution will...

Location Intelligence driving sustainable growth in India – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Location, which was once known only for mapping and navigation, has matured into intelligence and analytics with opportunities for many sectors to bring about...

Bluesky and Cyclomedia Combine Aerial and Mobile Mapped Data | GeoInformatics

Aerial mapping company Bluesky International is working with the Dutch mobile mapping specialist Cyclomedia to bring together imagery and height data, captured from the...

KVS Technologies signs US$60 million strategic agreement with US-based Spright to deliver linear infrastructure drone inspection services in North America | Earth Imaging Journal

DENVER, - KVS Technologies, leading provider of end-to-end drone inspection services for utility companies, has entered a strategic agreement with Spright, Air Methods' new drone...

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SURVEY

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital | GISCafé

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Finalists Also Announced for the Student Future Infrastructure Star...

Pacific Ring of Fire – Geography Realm | Geo Lounge

The Ring of Fire is a name used to describe an incredibly long string of volcanoes, and an earthquake zone, that stretches around much...

LONG-RANGE MAPPING WITH NO COMPROMISES | LiDAR News

SCANFLY ULTRA X: THE LONG-RANGE MAPPING SYSTEM WITH NO COMPROMISES3D TARGET srl, in its continuing pursuit of innovation in the field of mobile mapping,...

DRONES & UAVs

New GeoSLAM Hardware and Software Revolutionises SLAM accuracy and automation

GeoSLAM has announced a major new update to its Connect software, bringing automatic processing to users of the ZEB range of handheld scanners. The release...

On the Roof of Ecuador, XAG Spearheads Drones for Sustainable | GISCafé

QUITO, Ecuador, Sept. 20, 2021 — (PRNewswire) — Flying into the Andes mountains of Ecuador, XAG Agricultural Drones were recently introduced...

RIEGL to attend SilviLaser 2021

SilviLaser 2021 is the 17th conference in a series focused on the applications of LiDAR and related technologies for assessing and managing forest ecosystems...

AGM Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime Sensor for New Mobile | GISCafé

AGM Provides Accurate and Powerful Mobile Mapping for Complex Applications Including Infrastructure, Smart City, More SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September...

3D & LiDAR

Riegl Presents their new Products 2021 | LiDAR News

NEW PRODUCTS 2021INTERGEO is back LIVE in Hanover this year – and RIEGL presents the latest developments in hardware and software at booth 20C.22 in hall...

AGM selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime sensor for new mobile scanning system – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced AGM Systems LLC has deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime, AGM’s latest high-performance mobile scanning solution. The...

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital | GISCafé

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Finalists Also Announced for the Student Future Infrastructure Star...

GNSS & LOCATION SERVICES

New GeoSLAM Hardware and Software Revolutionises SLAM accuracy and automation

GeoSLAM has announced a major new update to its Connect software, bringing automatic processing to users of the ZEB range of handheld scanners. The release...

On the Roof of Ecuador, XAG Spearheads Drones for Sustainable | GISCafé

QUITO, Ecuador, Sept. 20, 2021 — (PRNewswire) — Flying into the Andes mountains of Ecuador, XAG Agricultural Drones were recently introduced...

RIEGL to attend SilviLaser 2021

SilviLaser 2021 is the 17th conference in a series focused on the applications of LiDAR and related technologies for assessing and managing forest ecosystems...

AGM Selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime Sensor for New Mobile | GISCafé

AGM Provides Accurate and Powerful Mobile Mapping for Complex Applications Including Infrastructure, Smart City, More SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September...

GIS & CARTOGRAPHY

New GeoSLAM Hardware and Software Revolutionises SLAM accuracy and automation

GeoSLAM has announced a major new update to its Connect software, bringing automatic processing to users of the ZEB range of handheld scanners. The release...

Riegl Presents their new Products 2021 | LiDAR News

NEW PRODUCTS 2021INTERGEO is back LIVE in Hanover this year – and RIEGL presents the latest developments in hardware and software at booth 20C.22 in hall...

AGM selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime sensor for new mobile scanning system – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced AGM Systems LLC has deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime, AGM’s latest high-performance mobile scanning solution. The...

Teamwork and talent for data analytics enterprise | Spatial Source

ASA’s team members bring remarkable talents to their analytics work. Australian Spatial Analytics is a not-for-profit that trains and employs people...

REMOTE SENSING & PHOTOGRAMMETRY

Tecta America Zero Company Uses Nearmap to Add Value to Roofing | GISCafé

Susan SmithSusan Smith has worked as an editor and writer in the technology industry for over 16 years. As an editor she has been...

Drone LiDAR and Photogrammetry – Create a Digital Twin | LiDAR News

Using Drone LiDAR and Photogrammetry to Create a Digital Twin Thompson Engineering used the mdLiDAR1000HR and mdMapper1000DG to survey the USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park...

Pix4D is at InterGeo to showcase terrestrial RTK scanning solutions, new licenses and promotions | Earth Imaging Journal

Lausanne, Switzerland Pix4D, the market leader in photogrammetry solutions, is attending the Intergeo 2021 conference to share its latest news and technological developments. This...

News September 2021 – aerial-survey-base.com % | aerial-survey-base

Lastly, some personal news and changes: As much as I have enjoyed my time at Hansa Luftbild, it is time for me to move on...

ANALYSIS & GEOCODING

Trimble News Release | Trimble

New Leadership Roles Position Trimble for the Next Stage of GrowthSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that Jennifer Lin has been...

AGM selects Velodyne Lidar’s Alpha Prime sensor for new mobile scanning system – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced AGM Systems LLC has deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime, AGM’s latest high-performance mobile scanning solution. The...

Offshore oil, gas and renewable industries join forces to launch digital and data taskforce – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

The Offshore Energy Digital and Data Strategy taskforce is being launched by the Net Zero Technology Centre (NZTC), OGUK, the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA). It...

Teamwork and talent for data analytics enterprise | Spatial Source

ASA’s team members bring remarkable talents to their analytics work. Australian Spatial Analytics is a not-for-profit that trains and employs people...

AUGMENTED & VIRTUAL REALITY

Trimble News Release | Trimble

New Leadership Roles Position Trimble for the Next Stage of GrowthSUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that Jennifer Lin has been...

Luokung announces pact with Microsoft for autonomous driving services – Geospatial World | Geospatial World

Luokung Technology Corp. has announced that its operating affiliate eMapgo Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (EMG) has signed a cooperation agreement with Microsoft to launch...

Luokung Announces eMapgo Signs Cooperation Agreement with | GISCafé

Luokung Announces eMapgo Signs Cooperation Agreement with Microsoft for Launch of Autonomous Driving Services BEIJING, Sept. 16, 2021 — (PRNewswire) — Luokung...

DATA & SOFTWARE NEWS

FREE & OPEN SOURCE

Crunchy Data Delivers Trusted PostgreSQL Containers In | GISCafé

Crunchy Data Delivers Trusted PostgreSQL Containers In Collaboration With The U.S. Department Of Defense Crunchy PostgreSQL containers for Kubernetes have been approved for...

Geospark Analytics wins NGA contract | Intelligence Community News

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency awarded Geospark Analytics a base year plus four option years contract for their Hyperion artificial intelligence-driven open source global threat...
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YouTube Video: Customer Success Story – Relive Open Source with Esri's Tiles ArcGIS Platform | ArcGIS

Relive uses open source with Esri's Tiles ArcGIS Platform to enable its 12 million app-based users to track, replay, and share their outdoor experiences. By...

Whats new in ArcGIS Survey123 (September 2021) | Esri

ArcGIS Survey123 is a complete, form-centric system providing sophisticated data collection, workflow automation, analysis and reporting capabilities. Organizations around the world use it to...

ESRI

What’s coming to ArcGIS Business Analyst Web and Mobile App (September 2021) | Esri

ArcGIS Business Analyst Web App is one of Esri’s premium applications dedicated to supporting data-driven decisions. Business Analyst Web App combines...

How to use Vector Tile Basemaps & Layers in ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud | Esri

Did you know that you can now make maps with vector tile basemaps & layers in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop using ArcGIS Maps for...

ArcGIS Living Atlas News (September 2021) | Esri

ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World is the foremost collection of geographic information from around the globe. It includes curated maps, apps, and data...

Painting in Pro | Esri

When it comes to landscape art, traditional Japanese and Chinese ink paintings are some of my favourites. There is something so satisfying about the...

VECTOR & RASTER DATA

Avenza Systems | Map and Cartography Tools

What’s New in Geographic Imager 6.4 Avenza is pleased to announce the release of Geographic Imager® 6.4 for Adobe Photoshop®. This version is fully compatible...

How to use Vector Tile Basemaps & Layers in ArcGIS Maps for Adobe Creative Cloud | Esri

Did you know that you can now make maps with vector tile basemaps & layers in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop using ArcGIS Maps for...

Avenza Systems | Map and Cartography Tools

Toronto, ON, September 20th, 2021 – Avenza Systems Inc., producers of the Avenza Maps® app for mobile devices and geospatial plugins for Adobe® Creative...

ArcGIS Living Atlas News (September 2021) | Esri

ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World is the foremost collection of geographic information from around the globe. It includes curated maps, apps, and data...

QGIS

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YouTube Video: Troubleshooting QGIS on Ubuntu Linux 20.04 | Josh Banta

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