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Genesys International Transforms the Indian Mapping Landscape: To create a digital twin of urban India
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The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors BIM Conference 2021
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Swedish Space Corporation Introduces Their Global Ka-Band Network
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ASA releases EO from Space Roadmap
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Omicron map: this interactive map shows where the COVID-19 variant has spread so far
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Australian Space Agency releases Earth Observation from Space roadmap
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China Launches New Satellite For Earth Observation
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Ouster Expands to Japan and South Korea to Support Growing Demand for High-Resolution Digital Lidar Sensors
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New Zealand’s Counties Energy Partners with GE Digital for its Digital Utility Transformation
GE Digital today announced that Counties Energy, an electricity distribution network...

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Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Solutions for Sustainable Development on Indonesia’s Land

As forest and peat fires once again flare up in Riau province, spreading health-threatening haze over much of Sumatra and even farther, two important questions arise: Where do these fires start? And who is really responsible for...

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Dedicated GPS Devices to Reach $7 Billion in 2018

Despite the continued decline of personal navigation devices (PNDs), and the threat of smartphones, smart watches and eyewear, the portable GPS-enabled device market is forecast to continue to hold its own thanks to dedicated (head-up display) HUD/eyewear,...

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Using GIS to Improve Health Care Services for Elderly People

To help community and local hospitals respond to the challenges of health care delivery and use municipal budget efficiently, the Elder Friendly Navigation System is established for offering an easy access to health and medical information. 

Monday, July 15th, 2013

GIS Technology Can Put Hospital Crisis to Bed, Says Expert

Cutting-edge mapping technology being trialled by health providers in the US could help Australia tackle its growing hospital crisis, according to a visiting international geo-health expert.

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Geelong’s Future Health Hotzones Placed on the Map

Cutting-edge mapping technology is underpinning a new generation of targeted health services in Geelong, helping Victoria’s largest not-for-profit private healthcare provider plan its new $447 million teaching hospital for that region. Developed by digital mapping specialists MapData...

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Malaysia Launches a Mapping Portal for Youth Development

The Malaysian Youth Development Research Institute (IPPBM) and partners have launched the Malaysia Youth Mapping Portal to compile details about youth resources in the country. The aim with the portal is to help inform policy makers about...

Monday, November 19th, 2012

GIS Expert Calls for Focus on Health, Not Illness

Cutting-edge mapping technology can drive Australia’s health system towards maintaining a healthy population as opposed to simply treating the sick, according to a leading geo-health specialist. Speaking at the spatial@gov conference in Canberra today, Esri Australia...

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Qut, Royal College of Surgeons Point to Future of Health

A prominent Australian medical researcher has used the region’s largest geospatial conference to back the crucial role of Geographic Information System (GIS) technology in understanding the links between health and where we reside, work and play. During her...

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

GIS Technology at the Heart of New Medical Study

Some of Australia’s leading cardiologists have enlisted cutting-edge mapping technology in the war against Australia’s biggest killer – heart disease. Using Geographic Information System (GIS) technology from location intelligence experts Esri Australia, a national team of researchers...

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Satellite Images and GIS Used to Help Eradicate Mosquitos

Ever heard of satellite images helping in mosquito eradication and epidemic control? Well, that's what the global project of Kochi-based NGO, Centre for Advancement of Global Health (CAGH), is planning to undertake. It will show how Geographic...

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