Posts tagged as GIS

Gauteng GIS community meets

  The GISSA Gauteng meeting and GISSA National AGM was held on 14 March 2014 at the University of Pretoria.  Almost 150 delegates attended the event which featured a range of informative presentations. Speakers included Tom Westendorp from TomTom who spoke about real-time and historical traffic data, and the benefits for GIS and traffic. He […]

Creating a national online GIS repository

  Information from 1Map Spatial Solutions GIS is indispensable in planning, management and many engineering, design and property related industries. The state invests vast amounts of money to have the data captured and aerial photos flown. Despite the fact that the data in source format is available at minimal cost and, in certain instances, for […]

Western Cape Symposium highlights geospatial initiatives

  With the backing of the Western Cape Government, the Western Cape Spatial Information Forum (WCSIF) held its first day-long symposium at the Strand Towers Hotel on 14 November 2013. The symposium was attended by 111 delegates from national, provincial and local government, as well as parastatal and tertiary institutions. WCSIF chairperson, Jacques du Preez, […]