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OGC seeks comment on new working group focused on representing time series spatial observation data

- The OGC seeks comment on the charter for a new OGC Standards Working Group (SWG) being formed to develop an OGC standard – TimeSeriesML 1.0 – for the representation of time series observations data. This work is motivated by requirements in hydrology ... [Published Directions Magazine - 2 hours ago]
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CEO of Geocove — Emergency Services Mapping Company — Has Advice for Fellow GIS Workers, Entrepreneurs

---  Karyn Tareen, chief executive officer of Geocove, Inc., the Orlando firm that helps government agencies and private corporations prepare for disaster recovery with cutting edge mapping and assessment systems, spoke to more than 200 participants at ... [Published Directions Magazine - 2 hours ago]
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Build Smart Mapping Apps for Windows Desktop, Windows Store, and Windows Phone

Esri today announced the release of its first commercial version of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for the Microsoft .NET Framework. This software development kit (SDK) joins Esri's impressive line of Runtime products, including iOS, Mac OS X, Android, Java, Qt, ... [Published Directions Magazine - 2 hours ago]
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GGP Systems Launches New Look User Group Meetings

GIS company GGP Systems is launching a series of annual user group meetings to be held around the UK. The company has revamped their annual customer events with a new look agenda which includes an introduction to key personnel, demonstrations of new technology ... [Published Directions Magazine - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

ADAS and Bluesky survey 30,000 km of overhead power lines using LiDAR technology

A multi million pound contract to produce the largest ever LiDAR survey undertaken by an electricity distribution network operator in the UK has been awarded to ADAS and Bluesky International. The companies have been contracted to conduct an aerial 3D ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation through a national CyberGIS facility

CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies receives a Major Research Instrumentation grant from the National Science FoundationThe earth and environment are facing a changing climate and the accelerated degradation of natural resources, ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
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OGC helps develop UN’s geospatial standards guide for UN Member States

In August at the Fourth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM), the Committee called for the adoption of common standards so that geospatial data can be seamlessly shared and used around ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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NGA selects 5 companies to accelerate its Map of World

Oct. 10, 2014 -  The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency recently announced the selection of five companies to deliver innovative solutions as part of a $2 million challenge to deliver basic or applied research, concept exploration and capability ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors Launches Online Learnign Portal

Professional Association for Land Surveying Professionals Chooses Online Education Company for Delivering Continuing Education Via the InternetWith GeoLearn's abilities, MSPS can provide more options to its members who seek continuing education opportunities. ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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geographIT Rcognized as a Top 100 MBE Award Winner

) – The City of Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business recently announced that geographIT® will be recognized as a Top 100 MBE® award winner. The Top 100 MBE® award acknowledges and pays tribute to outstanding women and minority ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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NGA awards ten contracts to support foundation data for geospatial intelligence

Oct. 10, 2014 -  The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency awarded ten contracts to eight companies this year to provide support to the agency’s foundation geospatial intelligence.Foundation data makes up the foundational layer for NGA operations to ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Nisga’a Nation Turns to CloverPoint Insight (TM) for Land Registry Solution

cplogo12PRLog  -  Oct. 1, 2014  -  Victoria, B.C - , developer of Insight™, a system for maintaining records to aid in land management, has provided the Nisga’a Lisims Government with the Nisga’a Land Title System (NLTS), a comprehensive recording system ... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 15 2014]

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...and can require community-specific cyberinfrastructure," said Irene Qualters, the division director for Advanced Cyberinfrastructure at NSF. "We are pleased that the experienced cyberinfrastructure team at NCSA is in the forefront of this exploration with GIS communities."
"We're happy to partner with MSPS in providing online training. We've already collaborated with them, Seiler and Mo DOT in producing a free course for the public, on how to use the Missouri DOT Real Time (GPS) Network; many users, not just surveyors, have questions about the network, how they can access it and use it" said GeoLearn CEO Joe Paiva...
Jeff Warwick, CEO of CloverPoint comments on the company's rich history: "Since day one we've been committed to connecting people through technology to their environment. CloverPoint began operations twenty-two years ago providing mapping services to government and private industry. From those early days with quill and compass, we have evolved through the years and expanded our service offerings by embracing technology. With an international portfolio of clients, CloverPoint has grown to provide location-based software solutions to all levels of government, and organizations operating across broad areas."
"Even if we hadn't acquired these other companies," Brado said, "we'd still have had a need to replace our current system with something more up-to-date—and that probably would have been Esri as well."

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GGP Systems Launches New Look User Group Meetings [Published Directions Magazine - 4 hours ago]
ADAS and Bluesky survey 30,000 km of overhead p... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
Fostering geospatial discovery and innovation t... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 17 2014]
OGC helps develop UN’s geospatial standards gui... [Published Directions Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
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