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SCP E135 The Future of Work: Evolving Career Trajectories and Transdisciplinarity, Anuraj Gambhir

In this episode I have a really interesting chat with Anuraj Gambhir, an innovation evangelist, business strategist and a philosopher as well. Anuraj tells us in this episode about his really varied career trajectory starting from the telecommunications and mobile technology industry, through to startups and entrepreneurship, and now the holistic Smart Cities space. Anuraj and I discuss the need for meaningful interaction with technology the power of what he calls ‘transdisciplinarity’ or the...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 628

A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 628 12 October 2019 Catching up on news Click to directly download MP3 http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode628.mp3 Topic: Typhoon 19 – Hagibis impacts Japan Jason-2 satellite decommissioned Satellite launched with mission to extend the life of other geosynchronous satellites EthicalGEO fellowship winners SenSat receives $10 million in funding for real-time virtual geo simulations In-car virtual reality with Holoride Chernobyl control room now open to tourists for short visits NASA Using VGI to map Landslides Originally posted on 2019-10-16 17:20:07 at https://veryspatial.com/2019/10/a-veryspatial-podcast-episode-628/

Hot Geo Takes for 2010 – Yea You Read That Correctly | Cageyjames & Geobabbler

Look, they were bound to do another podcast and this is the one you get. Some Twitter talk considering Bill and James have both tweaked Twitter. James renews his passport and realizes that GeoWeb 2009 was 10 years ago. They discuss what Ron Lake meant to the community and during that time James clean up a 10 year old blog post and his blog software sends out a tweet that Jason...

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INDUSTRY NEWS

Californians can now get earthquake warnings on their phones | statescoop

A new, first-of-its-kind earthquake warning system is available to California residents on Thursday after six years of testing and sensor deployment across the state. It comes 30 years, to...

New Infrastructure’s Impact On Retail and Commerce | Orbital Insight

Our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, and economic health. When our infrastructure ages it...

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Mobile | Geocortex

If you’ve been tasked with developing a field data collection application that is required to run offline, you may be familiar with the challenges associated with capturing and reporting...

Datumate Strengthens Its Presence in the UK Striking a Strategic Partnership With Pell Frischmann | Earth Imaging Journal

YOKNEAM, Israel, and LONDON - Datumate and Pell Frischmann are pleased to announce today that they have formed a strategic partnership to serve UK infrastructure construction companies. Bringing together...

CDBB appoints BSI to create learning community for digital twin users | Geospatial World

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) has appointed BSI as Hub Facilitators for the Digital Twin Hub (DT Hub), a web-enabled community for early adopters, suppliers and...

GIC Collects Post-Disaster Imagery over Saddleridge Fire | Geospatial World

DES PLAINES – As evacuation orders lifted and the Saddleridge Fire continued to be contained by the Los Angeles Fire Department, the Geospatial Intelligence Center (GIC) began flying aircraft over the impacted areas on...

AGRICULTURE

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Indshine reached 1000 users from 126+ countries | Geospatial World

Indshine reached its thousand users with Palacios Robert from Orux Drone on-boarded as 1000th user calling it as “Google drive + QGIS”. Indshine full...

MicaSense releases 10-Band solution for drone/satellite comparisons, coastline monitoring, vegetation research | Geospatial World

US: MicaSense has released the RedEdge-MX Dual Camera Imaging System, a 10-band multispectral solution for advanced multispectral imaging applications that features RedEdge-MX and the new RedEdge-MX Blue....

GSA stresses key role of GNSS at Intergeo workshop | GPS World

GSA Market Development Innovation Officer Eduard Escalona speaks at the Intergeo Galileo workshop. (Photo: GSA) News from the European GNSS Agency (GSA) Galileo and EGNOS were...

GOVERNMENT

New Infrastructure’s Impact On Retail and Commerce | Orbital Insight

Our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, and economic health....

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Bringing ‘invisible’ lands on the map | Geospatial World

With support from organizations like WRI, LandMark, a global online platform, is mapping all of the world’s indigenous lands. Lands owned by indigenous communities around...

Geospark Analytics deploys AI for risk assessment and effective decision-making | Geospatial World

With the help of Machine Learning and AI, the company makes sense of data, identifies what’s relevant and what’s not, and provides actionable insights...

CONSTRUCTION

New Infrastructure’s Impact On Retail and Commerce | Orbital Insight

Our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, and economic health....

Datumate Strengthens Its Presence in the UK Striking a Strategic Partnership With Pell Frischmann | Earth Imaging Journal

YOKNEAM, Israel, and LONDON - Datumate and Pell Frischmann are pleased to announce today that they have formed a strategic partnership to serve UK...

CDBB appoints BSI to create learning community for digital twin users | Geospatial World

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) has appointed BSI as Hub Facilitators for the Digital Twin Hub (DT Hub), a web-enabled community...

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

UTILITIES

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Nobel Systems and Multi-Energy Group Announce Strategic Partnership | Nobel Systems

Nobel Systems, a leader in operations management SaaS for the water/wastewater industry, and Multi-Energy Group (MEG), an expert engineering, and program management company, have...

European GNSS Agency(GSA) and World Geospatial Industry Council( WGIC) sign a strategic collaboration memorandum | Geospatial World

The Netherlands: The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) and The European Global Navigation Satellite System Agency – (European GNSS Agency – GSA), signed a...

Map of the Week: Auto Emissions in America | American Geographical Society

By Dane Gambrell In the past three decades, greenhouse gas emissions have risen in metropolitan areas across the United States. How does your city stack...

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NICHE & TECH NEWS

SURVEY

Californians can now get earthquake warnings on their phones | statescoop

A new, first-of-its-kind earthquake warning system is available to California residents on Thursday after six years of testing and sensor deployment across the state....

GIC Collects Post-Disaster Imagery over Saddleridge Fire | Geospatial World

DES PLAINES – As evacuation orders lifted and the Saddleridge Fire continued to be contained by the Los Angeles Fire Department, the Geospatial Intelligence Center (GIC) began flying aircraft...

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Ibeo Automotive USA to discuss next-generation solid state LiDAR for future autonomous driving | Geospatial World

Paula Jones, president of Ibeo Automotive USA – a subsidiary of the Hamburg, Germany-based LiDAR sensor specialist that was first in mass production, Ibeo Automotive Systems GmbH...

DRONES & UAVs

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Sensefly releases eMotion 3.8.0 with simultaneous multi-drone flight functionality | Geospatial World

US: senseFly, the global leader in fixed-wing drones, is excited to announce the release of the latest version of its popular flight-planning software, eMotion...

Dresdner Robin Maps Home of Future Jersey City Whole Foods Market | Geospatial World

Land-use consultancy Dresdner Robin has provided expert services on the future home of Jersey City’s first Whole Foods Market. Consistent with hundreds of projects...

5 Key Benefits of Drones in Surveying and Mapping | Geospatial World

From mining to construction, topographical surveying is essential for getting the job right. The rise of drone technology is changing the way surveying is...

3D & LiDAR

Ibeo Automotive USA to discuss next-generation solid state LiDAR for future autonomous driving | Earth Imaging Journal

DETROIT - Paula Jones, president of Ibeo Automotive USA – a subsidiary of the Hamburg, Germany-based LiDAR sensor specialist that was first in mass...

Sanborn Announces Expansion of Sanborn GeoServe™ SaaS Solutions | Earth Imaging Journal

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.- Sanborn is announcing expansion of its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product line called Sanborn GeoServe™. This technology stack has new added features to...

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Ibeo Automotive USA to discuss next-generation solid state LiDAR for future autonomous driving | Geospatial World

Paula Jones, president of Ibeo Automotive USA – a subsidiary of the Hamburg, Germany-based LiDAR sensor specialist that was first in mass production, Ibeo Automotive Systems GmbH...

GNSS & LOCATION SERVICES

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Sensefly releases eMotion 3.8.0 with simultaneous multi-drone flight functionality | Geospatial World

US: senseFly, the global leader in fixed-wing drones, is excited to announce the release of the latest version of its popular flight-planning software, eMotion...

Dresdner Robin Maps Home of Future Jersey City Whole Foods Market | Geospatial World

Land-use consultancy Dresdner Robin has provided expert services on the future home of Jersey City’s first Whole Foods Market. Consistent with hundreds of projects...

5 Key Benefits of Drones in Surveying and Mapping | Geospatial World

From mining to construction, topographical surveying is essential for getting the job right. The rise of drone technology is changing the way surveying is...

GIS & CARTOGRAPHY

Mapillary launches a mapping dashcam solution to help logistics companies cut delivery delays by improving maps en-route | GISUser.com

New York, October 17—Mapillary, the street-level imagery platform that uses computer vision to scale and automate mapping, just launched a dashcam that’s been customized...

2019 Commercial UAV Expo Americas to Break Exhibitor & Attendance Records | Geospatial World

When the doors open for the 5th annual Commercial UAV Expo Americas in Las Vegas on October 28th, it will break all previous exhibitor and...

Mapillary launches a mapping dashcam solution to help logistics companies cut delivery delays | Geospatial World

US: Mapillary, the street-level imagery platform that uses computer vision to scale and automate mapping, has launched a dashcam that’s been customized for mapping...

Sensefly releases eMotion 3.8.0 with simultaneous multi-drone flight functionality | Geospatial World

US: senseFly, the global leader in fixed-wing drones, is excited to announce the release of the latest version of its popular flight-planning software, eMotion...

REMOTE SENSING & PHOTOGRAMMETRY

Pointfuse Showcases New Scan 2 BIM workflow at Digital Construction Week | Spatially Aware

Maidenhead, 15 October 2019 – Pointfuse will be demonstrating new Scan 2 BIM workflows aimed at bringing Reality Capture to Building Information Modelling (BIM)...

New Aerial Imaging Platform Further Digitizes the World | International LIDAR Mapping Forum

New Aerial Imaging Platform Further Digitizes the World Phoenix LiDAR Systems launches Phoenix Vision360, turning ultra-high resolution aerial imagery into actionable data Los Angeles, CA —...

Pix4D introduces new products, new innovations designed for real work | Geospatial World

One of the best aspects of user conferences is getting a sneak peek at new products. At Pix4D’s User Conference in Denver today, the company introduced...

Classification of 3D ALS Point Clouds using End-To-End Deep Learning | GIScience News Blog

In a new publication, we show how deep neural networks can be used in an end-to-end manner for the classification of 3D point clouds...

ANALYSIS & GEOCODING

GSA releases 2019 GNSS Market Report | GPS World

Image: GSA The new GSA GNSS Market Report is now available for download. The report provides a comprehensive overview of the GNSS market and the...

Tracking Activity at the 2022 World Cup Stadium Sites in Qatar | Orbital Insight

Qatar’s World Cup stadiums have received a lot of publicity ranging from the innovative cooling technology to the deaths of migrant workers due to...

Planet contract transitions from NGA to NRO | Intelligence Community News

On October 15, the National Reconnaissance Office announced the transition of the Planet commercial imagery subscription service from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to...

Map of the Week: Auto Emissions in America | American Geographical Society

By Dane Gambrell In the past three decades, greenhouse gas emissions have risen in metropolitan areas across the United States. How does your city stack...

AUGMENTED & VIRTUAL REALITY

New Infrastructure’s Impact On Retail and Commerce | Orbital Insight

Our roads, bridges, mass transit systems, air and sea ports, and water infrastructure are critical national assets that drive growth, jobs, and economic health....

Tracking Activity at the 2022 World Cup Stadium Sites in Qatar | Orbital Insight

Qatar’s World Cup stadiums have received a lot of publicity ranging from the innovative cooling technology to the deaths of migrant workers due to...

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 628

A VerySpatial Podcast Shownotes – Episode 628 12 October 2019 Catching up on news Click to directly download MP3 http://traffic.libsyn.com/avsp/AVSP_Episode628.mp3 Topic: Typhoon 19 – Hagibis impacts Japan Jason-2 satellite decommissioned Satellite launched...

Seeing through the Plant Walls at Rivian | Orbital Insight

Plant ramp-ups naturally relate to a surge of activity on the production floor. While the factory undergoing the change will have full visibility of the...

DATA & SOFTWARE NEWS

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YouTube Video: How to Process Natural Imagery using Sentinel 2 in QGIS | Kumbirai Nicholas Matingo

Learn how to process your Sentinel 2 Data the natural way with QGIS open source software under five minutes. Remote sensing tools can also...
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YouTube Video: Roger Bivand: Not just R-spatial: sustaining open source geospatial software stacks | Tomislav Hengl (OpenGeoHub Foundation)

Github site link: https://github.com/rsbivand/geostat19_talk contains all slides and script. source

thinkWhere releases new version web mapping tool | GeoInformatics

Scottish GIS company thinkWhere has released a new version of its easy-to-use web mapping GIS solution groundMapper. The latest version includes the ability to add,...

Join us for the 1st Climathon in Heidelberg 26.-27. Oct 2019 | GIScience News Blog

We are happy to share that GIScience Heidelberg/HeiGIT participate in the 1st Climathon in Heidelberg on Sat/Sun 26.-27. Oct 2019 at EMBL Heidelberg with...

ESRI

Customer Spotlight: Geocortex Mobile | Geocortex

If you’ve been tasked with developing a field data collection application that is required to run offline, you may be familiar with the challenges...

Mapping our Protected Planet | Esri

From extensive national parks to local nature reserves, areas of protected land are close to many of our hearts. In my own hometown of...

Arrow Gold for Asset Management Compliance: Getting Accuracy in Appalachia | Eos Positioning Systems

In 2018 Ohio began requiring public water utilities to maintain a detailed AMS. RCAP is simplifying compliance with ArcGIS and Arrow Gold for Asset...

Geospatial jobs of the week – Mapz, UP42, Wunder Mobility, and Mapbox are hiring | Geoawesomeness

If your company is looking for new talent and you want to share the opportunity with our community, feel free to submit a job...

VECTOR & RASTER DATA

Experimenting with Hydrological Analysis using TauDEM | OSGeo

Over the past few years, I’ve played around with developing ordered rivers networks for different projects. I am not an expert in hydrology, but...

Mapbox cARTography | The Spatial Blog (Dragons8mycat)

Over the last few months I’ve just had to get my hands dirty again with Mapbox. For those who don’t know what Mapbox is,...

Open source geospatial technology enables cost-effective solutions in many domains | Between the Poles

At the GITA Pipeline Forum in Houston, an enthralling presentation by Rich Henry of Pivvot, a recent startup that builds solutions for pipeline routing...

NGA announces 5 winners in $1 million Phase 2 of MagQuest | Geospatial World

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency announced five winners in the second phase of MagQuest, a global competition to advance how we measure Earth’s magnetic field. The...

QGIS

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YouTube Video: How to Process Natural Imagery using Sentinel 2 in QGIS | Kumbirai Nicholas Matingo

Learn how to process your Sentinel 2 Data the natural way with QGIS open source software under five minutes. Remote sensing tools can also...
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YouTube Video: TRMM no QGIS | geosaber

Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) - Missão de Medição da Precipitação por RADAR source

Indshine reached 1000 users from 126+ countries | Geospatial World

Indshine reached its thousand users with Palacios Robert from Orux Drone on-boarded as 1000th user calling it as “Google drive + QGIS”. Indshine full...