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14th Training Course on GIS for Disaster Risk Management

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Rapid population and urbanization, combined with extreme climatic events, are causing a swift increase in the of communities to hazardous events. Unplanned growth in both urban and non-urban areas calls for preparation to reduce the impact of disasters.

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04/11/2019 to 15/11/2019

Registration Deadline: 

Fri, 04/10/2019

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ADPC Academy, SM Tower, 24th Floor 979/69 Paholyothin Road, Samsen Nai Phayathai

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Bangkok

Venue Country: 

  • Thailand

Event Organisers: 

Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)  

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Geomapplica 2018 Conference

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The Geomapplica 2018 International Conference is an international event, aiming to present ongoing research activities and advances at the various applications of Geomatics, Remote Sensing and GIS Applications.  The conference will explore the use of Geospatial Data in providing solutions to real-world problems.

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25/06/2018 to 29/06/2018

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Mykonos Islands

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Cultural Centre and the Apollon Theater

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  • Greece

Event Organisers: 

The Department of Planning and Regional Development of the School of Engineering, University of Thessaly, Greece.

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New geoportal in South Sudan launched

Image courtesy of RCMRD
The Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development (RCMRD) and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of South Sudan officially launched the South Sudan Geoportal in Juba on 28 February 2017. The geoportal serves as a platform that facilitates creation, sharing and use of geospatial data. The objective is to enhance the capacity of South Sudan government agencies and non-governmental institutions in geospatial data creation, sharing and management.

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Thu, 09/03/2017 - 05:04

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Geospatial data and natural disasters included in the MDGs Report 2015

The last MDGs Report 2015 promotes the use of geospatial data (Image: NASA)

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Report 2015 was released yesterday, 6 June. The results presented serve as the basis for the upcoming sustainable development agenda that will be adopted this year.

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Tue, 07/07/2015 - 14:26

Singapore Prime Minister envisions a Smart Nation with open access to geospatial data

Mr Lee Hsien-Loong at the World Economic Forum on East Asia in Jakarta, 2011

On the occasion of the launch of the Smart Nation initiative, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong stressed the necessity to provide open geospatial data to the country.

The innovative approach aims at spreading the spirit of innovation and technology advancement in Singapore and at understanding new ways to employ technology for making societies more responsive to people's needs, thereby building a "smart nation".

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Wed, 03/12/2014 - 09:35

Geospatial imagery agreement between Airbus Defence and Space and Exelis

Pléiades Satellite Image – Refloating of the Costa Concordia, Italy

Airbus Defence and Space and Exelis have partnered to streamline guaranteed access to both companies' geospatial imagery.

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Fri, 24/10/2014 - 08:22

Copernicus GIO Global Land Service

The Global Land Component in the framework of GMES Initial Operations (GIO) is earmarked as a component of the Land service to operate “a multi-purpose service component” that will provide a series of bio-geophysical products on the status and evolution of land surface at global scale. Production and delivery of the parameters are to take place in a timely manner and are complemented by the constitution of long term time series.

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East View Geospatial (EVG)

 

 

East View Geospatial (EVG), formerly known as East View Cartographic (EVC), is a leading provider of authoritative geospatial data and GIS production services and solutions.

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MapMart - Global Mapping Solutions

IntraSearch, Inc. (dba MapMart) is a full-scope geospatial data and services company headquartered in Lone Tree, Colorado in the United States. Founded in 1951, IntraSearch, Inc. has been providing aerial photography, photogrammetry, image processing, topographic and custom mapping services to commercial and government customers worldwide for over half a century.

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Portugal sets up Working Group for Earth Observations

Envisat image of fires in Spain and Portugal in August 2006.

In order to stimulate the use of soon to be available space-based information in the framework of the European Copernicus programme, Portugal created the Working Group for Earth Observation (GTOT). The Group will focus on the implementation of information delivered by the upcoming Sentinel satellites.

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Tue, 28/01/2014 - 13:56

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