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OGC's 99th Technical & Planning Committee Meetings to be held 20-24 June in Dublin, Ireland - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Mon, 2016-05-16 13:22

OGC's 99th Technical & Planning Committee Meetings to be held 20-24 June in Dublin, Ireland
Spatial News (press release)
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) invites you to join us for our 99th Technical & Planning Committee (TC/PC) Meetings - to be hosted by University College Dublin in Dublin, Ireland from 20 June to 24 June, 2016. This meeting will be partly framed ...

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Getting India's maps right - Business Standard

Google SDI search - Sun, 2016-05-15 13:44

Business Standard

Getting India's maps right
Business Standard
The US draft also aims to establish a National Spatial Data Infrastructure and a Geoplatform to facilitate data accessibility, while maintaining safeguards for personal privacy and protection of proprietary interests. The infrastructure is contemplated ...

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Getting our maps right - Business Standard

Google SDI search - Fri, 2016-05-13 11:54

Business Standard

Getting our maps right
Business Standard
The US draft also aims to establish a National Spatial Data Infrastructure and a Geoplatform to facilitate data accessibility, while maintaining safeguards for personal privacy and protection of proprietary interests. The infrastructure is contemplated ...

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Mauritius: Workshop On the Establishment of Continuously Operating Reference Stations in Mauritius - AllAfrica.com

Google SDI search - Fri, 2016-05-13 07:16

Mauritius: Workshop On the Establishment of Continuously Operating Reference Stations in Mauritius
AllAfrica.com
The RCMRD has already initiated the setting of a National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) for Mauritius. The National Spatial Data Infrastructure provides general enquiry framework that enables government staff, industry, and citizens at large to ...

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My Quest: My Right: My Profession: My Nation – Control V/S Ownership - NorthEast Today

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Fri, 2016-05-13 01:46

NorthEast Today

My Quest: My Right: My Profession: My Nation – Control V/S Ownership
NorthEast Today
Information is the key to the 'digital age' we live in today. Availability, Accessibility, and Utility of Information are considered as testimonials and benchmark of human development indicators of a society and nation in terms of societal engagement ...

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Intermap Technologies Reports 2016 First Quarter Financial Results - PR Newswire (press release)

Google SDI search - Thu, 2016-05-12 17:01

Intermap Technologies Reports 2016 First Quarter Financial Results
PR Newswire (press release)
"During the first quarter we closed a $175 million Spatial Data Infrastructure ("SDI") contract with the expected commencement of the project to occur during the second quarter of 2016 once project financing is completed by the client. Our focus for ...

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OGC Adopts WaterML2.0 Part 2 - Ratings, Gaugings and Sections Standard - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Thu, 2016-05-12 13:47

OGC Adopts WaterML2.0 Part 2 - Ratings, Gaugings and Sections Standard
Spatial News (press release)
The membership of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) has approved the WaterML2.0 Part 2 - Ratings, Gaugings and Sections Standard as an official OGC standard. WaterML2.0 represents an initiative within the joint World Meteorological Organization ...

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DataBC and GeoBC Receive Esri Canada's Award of Excellence in GIS - DirectionsMag.com

Google SDI search - Thu, 2016-05-12 11:26

DataBC and GeoBC Receive Esri Canada's Award of Excellence in GIS
DirectionsMag.com
DataBC is the custodian of the Province's spatial data infrastructure and encourages broad data sharing across government and with the public, as open data whenever possible. They manage the BC Geographic Warehouse and the BC Data Catalogue, ...

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LONDON − Five things about England ahead of the European Championships: - Namibian

Google SDI search - Wed, 2016-05-11 15:17

LONDON − Five things about England ahead of the European Championships:
Namibian
Data−sharing agreements signed · read more. Data−sharing agreements signed. THE Namibia Statistics Agency yesterday signed partnership agreements of National Spatial Data Infrastructure with the mines ministry, lands ministry and Telecom Namibia.

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LONDON − Five things about England ahead of the European Championships: - Namibian

Google SDI search - Wed, 2016-05-11 14:48

LONDON − Five things about England ahead of the European Championships:
Namibian
Data−sharing agreements signed · read more. Data−sharing agreements signed. THE Namibia Statistics Agency yesterday signed partnership agreements of National Spatial Data Infrastructure with the mines ministry, lands ministry and Telecom Namibia.

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Using 'Internet of Things,' smart devices can transform society - UCalgary News

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2016-05-11 10:50

UCalgary News

Using 'Internet of Things,' smart devices can transform society
UCalgary News
... of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) SensorThings application program interface. It aims to create a unified, open framework to interconnect IoT devices, data and applications over the web that is non-proprietary, platform independent and ...

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Data−sharing agreements signed - Namibian

Google SDI search - Wed, 2016-05-11 03:33

Namibian

Data−sharing agreements signed
Namibian
THE Namibia Statistics Agency yesterday signed partnership agreements of National Spatial Data Infrastructure with the mines ministry, lands ministry and Telecom Namibia. In Namibia, like in many countries, the government uses geospatial data mostly ...

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GSDI 15 World Conference: UN-GGIM's Greg Scott Joins Keynote Speaker Lineup - Spatial News (press release)

Google SDI search - Mon, 2016-05-09 10:46

GSDI 15 World Conference: UN-GGIM's Greg Scott Joins Keynote Speaker Lineup
Spatial News (press release)
The organizing team of the 15th Global Spatial Data Infrastructure World Conference (GSDI 15, http://gsdi15.org.tw/) is pleased to announce that Greg Scott will shore up the conference's already impressive keynote speaker line-up. Mr. Scott will join ...

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Supporting the measurement of the United Nations'sustainable development goal 11 through the use of national urban ... - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Sun, 2016-05-08 07:27

Supporting the measurement of the United Nations'sustainable development goal 11 through the use of national urban ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Methods: This study evaluates the applicability of open geospatial technologies for the development of a common measurement framework for UN SDG 11. To this end, the study analyzes to what extent national urban information systems of Korea can support ...

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15th GSDI Conference: UN-GGIM's Greg Scott joins keynote speaker lineup - DirectionsMag.com

Google SDI search - Fri, 2016-05-06 18:00

DirectionsMag.com

15th GSDI Conference: UN-GGIM's Greg Scott joins keynote speaker lineup
DirectionsMag.com
The organizing team of the 15th Global Spatial Data Infrastructure World Conference (GSDI 15, http://gsdi15.org.tw/) is pleased to announce that Greg Scott will shore up the conference's already impressive keynote speaker line-up. Mr. Scott will join ...

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Bentley's Dr. Paul Scarponcini Receives INCITS Merit Award - Ten Links

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Fri, 2016-05-06 03:23

Bentley's Dr. Paul Scarponcini Receives INCITS Merit Award
Ten Links
In 2015, Dr. Scarponcini was honored with Open Geospatial Consortium's (OGC's) prestigious Kenneth D. Gardels Award, given to individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to advance OGC's vision of geospatial information fully integrated into ...

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National Spatial Data Infrastructure Policy Advanced - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

Google SDI search - Thu, 2016-05-05 15:35

National Spatial Data Infrastructure Policy Advanced
Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Hon. Daryl Vaz, says the Government is moving ahead with the development of a National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) policy. Principal Director of the National Spatial ...

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The USGS Hydrography Seminar Series - GISuser.com (press release)

Google SDI search - Wed, 2016-05-04 14:58

The USGS Hydrography Seminar Series
GISuser.com (press release)
Seminar 8 – Thursday May 19, 2016 – 2:00 PM Eastern – One HourThe U.S. Geological Survey National Geospatial Program is initiating a new series of virtual seminars to highlight the uses of hydrographic data. Resource management, infrastructure ...

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GRASS GIS 7.0.4 Released - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2016-05-04 12:32

GRASS GIS 7.0.4 Released
Spatial News (press release)
The Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (http://grass.osgeo.org/), commonly referred to as GRASS GIS, is an Open Source Geographic Information System providing powerful raster, vector and geospatial processing capabilities in a single ...

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OGC Requests Comment on Charter for Land Administration Domain Working Group - Spatial News (press release)

OSGeo, OpenGIS, Open Geospatial - Wed, 2016-05-04 12:32

OGC Requests Comment on Charter for Land Administration Domain Working Group
Spatial News (press release)
Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) request comments on the draft charter for an OGC Land Administration Domain Working Group (DWG). Worldwide, effective and efficient land administration is an ongoing concern. Only 40 countries ...

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