Geo-tech evangelist to headline at SA GeoTech 2017

  Geo-tech evangelist, Geoff Zeiss, has agreed to keynote at SA GeoTech 2017 which takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg. Zeiss is recognised for his efforts to promote geospatial in vertical industries such as utilities and construction. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the geospatial software industry […]

Mine surveyors compete for IMSSA President’s Cup

  The annual Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa (IMSSA) President’s Cup took place at the Eye of Africa Signature Golf Estate on 17 March 2017. The golf course, designed by professional golfer Greg Norman and home to the PGA Championship 2017 in February, tested players’ skills and patience with its extensive bunkers. Players […]

Gallery: IMSSA President’s Cup 2017

  The annual Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa (IMSSA) President’s Cup took place at the Eye of Africa Signature Golf Estate on 17 March 2017. The golf course, designed by professional golfer Greg Norman and home to the PGA Championship 2017 in February, tested players’ skills and patience with its extensive bunkers. Players […]

SA GeoTech 2017: Call for exhibitors

  Bookings for exhibition space at the SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition are now open and space is limited. A platform for showcasing geomatics technologies, tools, skills and services, SA GeoTech 2017 takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The conference is hosted by EE Publishers, and […]

Highlighting geo-intelligence and geo-technologies

  Registrations for the SA GeoTech 2017 conference and exhibition are now open and delegates from across the economic spectrum are invited to attend. SA GeoTech 2017 is a platform for showcasing geo-intelligence technologies, tools, skills and services, and takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. The conference […]

Combining data for business insight

  Spatial data company AfriGIS’s first quarter Data and Spatial Workshop held on 7 March in Midrand explored how geospatial data can applied to create business intelligence. The company’s Christopher Ueckermann explained how multiple identifiers (e.g. erf number, postal addresses etc.) can be used to describe the same spatial location, and why linking different identifiers […]

Land cover CoP making good progress

  The South African Group on Earth Observation’s (SA-GEO) Land Cover Community of Practice (CoP) met on 8 February 2017 to report on the progress that has been made on the work plan of 2016/2017 and to also discuss the work plan for 2017/2018. The two main activities identified for 2017/2018 are translating the updated […]