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12.3.2013 – 08:38 | 1 komentář

Dear friends and colleagues,
We have gathered here today to celebrate the announcement of the second edition of FOSS4G-CEE! We kindly invite you between 17 – 19th of June to renew your vows for the wonderful …

Dawn Newman: Using GIS at London Olympics.
27.12.2012 – 08:32 | 0 komentářů

Dawn Newman (1970) is South African who worked as GIS Analyst and Visualisation Coordinator for Olympic Delivery Authority at London Olympics 2012.
What do you think that has changed the GIS/Cartography in last decade the most? 
The …

Bentley Systems Named ‘Company of the Year’ at Construction Computing Awards 2012
24.12.2012 – 08:33 | 0 komentářů
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Bentley Systems Named ‘Company of the Year’ at Construction Computing Awards 2012 
 AECOsim Building Designer Earns Top Honor in ‘Building Services Product of the Year’ Category
 EXTON, Pa. – Dec. 18, 2012 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading …

Sara Fabrikant – Males tend to exhibit higher over-confidence than females
6.12.2012 – 06:49 | 0 komentářů

Dr. Sara Irina Fabrikant is currently an Associate Professor of Geography and Head of the Geographic Information Visualization and Analysis (GIVA) group in the GIScience Center at the Geography Department of the University of Zurich, …

Georg Gartner: Paper map isn’t a dead thing
22.11.2012 – 08:10 | 5 komentářů

Georg Gartner is a Full Professor for Cartography at the Vienna University of Technology. He holds graduate qualifications in Geography and Cartography from the University of Vienna and received his Ph.D. and his Habilitation from …

Steve Coast: Starting OpenStreetMap was a ride of my life.
8.11.2012 – 07:38 | 0 komentářů

Steve interned at Wolfram Research before studying computing science at University College London (UCL). With Nick Black, he set up ZXV Ltd, a technology consultancy in 2006. In 2008 this became CloudMade after investment by …

Steve Chilton: I am proud to still be in the top 450 data contributors at OpenStreetMap
25.10.2012 – 07:54 | 0 komentářů

Steve manages the Educational Development Team within the Centre for Learning and Teaching Enhancement (CLTE), and is also one of the University’s Teaching Fellows. The team focuses on the curriculum and how educational developments and …

William Cartwright: I began studies cartography while working in the mapping industry.
11.10.2012 – 08:04 | 0 komentářů

William Cartwright is Professor of Cartography in the School of Mathematical and Geospatial Sciences at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia, where he specialises in the application of New Media technologies to Cartography. He joined the University …

Menno-Jan Kraak: I do not expect revolution in cartography
27.9.2012 – 08:12 | 0 komentářů

Menno-Jan Kraak (1958) has a Doctors (PhD) degree in Cartography of Delft Technical University (1988). In 1996 he started at ITC as professor in Geovisual Analytics and Cartography (as of 2010 University of Twente). In …

Coverage from FOSS4G-CEE (updated)
21.5.2012 – 07:07 | 0 komentářů

Conference FOSS4G-CEE & Geoinformatics will start today at 14:00, when organisers and main speakers will hold their keynote speeches. But sunday was the day of workshops as well as monday morning. If you can’t participate the conference …