Posts tagged as 2017

What’s hot at SA GeoTech 2017

  SA GeoTech 2017, a geospatial and measurement technologies conference and exhibition taking place in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng, aims to enhance the geo-intelligence skills of delegates with the intention of providing their organisations with strategic management insights, enhanced performance and efficiency, and added business value. Exhibitors will also be showcasing the latest products, services, tools and […]

13th IESSA Conference and ISA South Africa International SSL Forum

  In her welcoming address at the 13th IESSA conference and AGM, IESSA president Natasha Nel-Sakharova reminded delegates that the Illumination Engineering Society of South Africa (IESSA) is an independent, non-profit organisation representing the lighting industry in South Africa. Its mission, she said, is to support the practical implementation of internationally recognised lighting practices in […]

Increased printing speed in robust large format range

  Midcomp Azero unveiled four models of the new HP PageWide XL large format printer range, the HP 4000 XL, 4500 XL, 5000 XL and 8000 XL. The culmination of five years’ research and development, the PageWide platform features a static print head, better ink control and fewer moving parts, along with process enhancements such […]

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 […]

System integrators get glance of new technologies

  Schneider Electric’s Connect Alliance Partner Conference on 13 March 2017 brought together 110 of its alliance partners to showcase new technologies, share knowledge of implementations and products, and to discuss industry trends. The long-term trend of information technology’s (IT) convergence with operational technologies (OT) remained at the centre of discussions, along with digitisation, which […]

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 […]

IMSSA: Fifth annual President’s Cup around the corner

  The Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa will be hosting its fifth annual President’s Cup on 17 March 2017 at the Eye of Africa Golf Estate, a signature golf estate that is also home to the PGA Tour 2017. The IPS Stableford format will be followed on the day, with a shotgun start […]