Posts tagged as geospatial

Implications of Industry 4.0 for geospatial professionals

  Technological disrupters are increasingly commonplace and geospatial professionals need to be alert to developments arising from the Internet of Things (IoT) and the arrival of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0). Growth has been identified by research company, Gartner, as the foremost strategic priority for many businesses over the next two years, and to […]

Balancing the data scales

  The recent elections in France, and not so recently in the US, have exposed how data can be used to influence the results of elections. Companies like Google and Facebook are acquiring massive global repositories of data resources and developing algorithms to analyse and filter data which can then be used by commercial and […]

Assessing correlation between road access and accidents

  The Centre for Geoinformation Science at the University of Pretoria recently hosted a presentation on using spatial analysis to assess safety on South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) roads. Stefan de Bruin and Cobus Lotz, two former students of the university who now work for ITS Engineers, examined the relationship between road accidents and access spacing […]

Keynote speakers focus on geospatial, CAD and BIM

  Geospatial-technology evangelist, Geoff Zeiss, and building information modelling (BIM) expert, Vaughan Harris, have agreed to keynote at SA GeoTech 2017 which takes place on 25 and 26 July 2017 at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg. Geoff Zeiss is recognised for his efforts to promote geospatial in vertical industries such as utilities and construction. He has more than […]

3D city map gains international recognition

  Geospatial company AAM was awarded the highly-esteemed Export Award at the Asia Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards (APSEA) for industry leading work to generate a 3D map of Singapore in support of the city state’s Smart Nation agenda. In 2014 AAM was commissioned to complete this challenging project by the Singapore Land Authority (SLA). The […]

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 […]

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