Geoinformatics

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Name: Geoinformatics
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

HCM City floods more severe in recent years

VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City was seriously flooded by a heavy rain that lasted more than half an hour on the evening of August 18. Experts say that flooding is getting worse in the city.HCM City was flooded after a half-an-hour downpour on August 15.Ms. ... [Published VietNamNet Bridge - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Mash attack takes the hat for hack

Screen grab of the Environment MetropolitanMelbourne app which won Best Science Hackin GovHack 2014.The winners of 2014 GovHack have been announced with the top science prize awarded to a mash-up of data from Geoscience Australia and Melbourne City Council ... [Published PSNews - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

College of Engineering, Guindy

The College of Engineering located at Guindy is one of the most popular technical and educational institutions in the country which was established in 1794. It is the main campus of Anna University.It offers many undergraduate courses in various disciplines ... [Published Chennai Online - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Open Access to Geoscience Australia's Data

Geoscience Australia is a leader in the provision of open spatial data, enabling clients to discover and use these data for a broad range of scientific, government, industry and community purposes.Dr Sue Fyfe, Director, Geoinformatics and Data Services ... [Published Asian Surveying & Mapping - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Why CSOs Must Be Involved in Monitoring Oil, Gas Sector

AS the oil and gas sector in East Africa continues booming, concerns among local communities about the impact of oil-gas and mining projects on their livelihoods are also increasing.The now forgotten Mtwara flare-up raised direct concern over the preparedness ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Geoinformatics- A promising career for youth

As development projects in the country continue to surge, the need to structure volumes of spatial data becomes imperative. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee delves into a career in geoinformatics that trains a student to do the sameToday it is common to a have ... [Published DNA India - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Madras University opens admissions for M.Sc Geoinformatics

IndiaToday.inNew Delhi, July 21, 2014 | UPDATED 15:48 ISTUniversity of Madras, Chennai, has invited applications for admissions to Masters of Science (M.Sc.) programme in Geoinformatics. This two-year programme will be offered at the Department of Geography ... [Published India Today - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Geoinformatics Forum Salzburg 2014 in Retrospect

You are here: Home / 2014 / May-Jun / Departments / Industry Briefs / People / Geoinformatics Forum Salzburg 2014 in RetrospectSalzburg, Austria, July 8, 2014—In accordance with the motto “Geospatial Innovation for Society”, around 1100 participants from ... [Published Earth Imaging Journal - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

GUtech, Oman holds geo forum in Salzburg,

Salzburg/Austria: The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech), held the eighth annual conference of Geoinformatics Forum (GI_Forum) recently in Salzburg, Austria.Together with its counterpart, the German-speaking conference Applied Geoinformatics ... [Published Times of Oman - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Students can now get information on higher education online

SummaryCurrently, information of 400 professional colleges is up on the portal.Higher education in Gujarat now has a ‘virtual address’. It is a portal called “Know your College” that was flagged off by the CM on Friday.Modelled on The “Know your School” ... [Published Indian Express - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Indian Scientists Tap Into Geoinformatics For Mapping Natural Hazards

KOLKATA: Uttarakhand is yet to recover from the massive rain-triggered floods that left thousands dead last year and exposed the gaps in disaster management strategies. Now Indian scientists have devised sophisticated satellite-based and computer-centric ... [Published Silicon India - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Bangalore Boys Bag Laurels at SUAS-2014 in U.S.

BANGALORE: For those who have the zeal to emerge victorious, there is no looking back how much ever they come across hurdles in their path. The team of nine students from Bangalore RV College of Engineering faced a last-minute crash during a test flight ... [Published Silicon India - Jun 30 2014]

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"The app allows users to see how their suburb has changed through time, by creating an animation of Landsat satellite scenes, which are sourced from the"
"The new services reflect the most recent versions of the underlying data. Furthermore the underpinning infrastructure has been upgraded, which will improve the reliability and performance of the services" Dr Fyfe said
"The focus of the project is to have an active and wellinformed Civil Society, actively holding governments and petroleum/oil companies accountable for natural resource management and equitable governance for sustainable development" said Kessy
...contemplate introducing undergraduate courses for geoinformatics, professionals working in the sector are optimistic about future prospects. "Infrastructure development is pivotal to the growth of GIS sector. These technologies can help governments plan cities and de-escalate costs considerably" says Sadiq Shaikh, GIS operator, CyberTech...

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HCM City floods more severe in recent years [Published VietNamNet Bridge - Aug 19 2014]
Mash attack takes the hat for hack [Published PSNews - Aug 18 2014]
College of Engineering, Guindy [Published Chennai Online - Aug 09 2014]
Open Access to Geoscience Australia's Data [Published Asian Surveying & Mapping - Aug 01 2014]
Why CSOs Must Be Involved in Monitoring Oil, Ga... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 22 2014]
Why CSOs must be involved in monitoring oil, ga... [Published Daily News TSN - Jul 22 2014]
Geoinformatics- A promising career for youth [Published DNA India - Jul 22 2014]
Madras University opens admissions for M.Sc Geo... [Published India Today - Jul 21 2014]
Geoinformatics Forum Salzburg 2014 in Retrospect [Published Earth Imaging Journal - Jul 15 2014]
GUtech, Oman holds geo forum in Salzburg, [Published Times of Oman - Jul 13 2014]
Students can now get information on higher educ... [Published Indian Express - Jul 13 2014]
Indian Scientists Tap Into Geoinformatics For M... [Published Silicon India - Jun 30 2014]
Bangalore Boys Bag Laurels at SUAS-2014 in U.S. [Published Silicon India - Jun 30 2014]
Iraq: New online tool promotes improved food se... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 25 2014]
IWRM Karlsruhe 2014 [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Mar 05 2014]
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Iraq: New online tool promotes improved food se... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 25 2014]
Source: International Food Policy Research InstituteCountry: Iraq March 23, 2014, Baghdad, Iraq—In a country where nearly two million people are food insecure, a novel interactive online tool will provide Iraqi decision makers and other stakeholders with ...
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