Posts tagged as Geomatics Indaba 2016

Geomatics Indaba 2016 – Proceedings Day 2

  Keynote address: Maps alone are not enough: filling the gaps in geospatial data by Gary Gale, what3words A comparison of the performance of the least squares collocation and the fast Fourier transform methods for gravimetric geoid determination by Siphiwe Mphuthi, University of Cape Town Riegl’s versatile VUX-1 laser scanning engine for multiple kinematic applications […]

Geomatics Indaba 2016 – Proceedings Day 1

  Keynote address: Our changing world: the need for international standards by Rob Mahoney, RICS South Africa spatial data infrastructure assessment and evaluation by Andrew Tshililo, StatsSA Application to register geospatial projects on the SASDI Data Capture Project Register (DCPR) by Sam Motswenyane, National Spatial Information Framework The National Spatial Planning Data Repository (NSPDR) Ecosystem […]

Keynote speakers confirmed for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Chief Surveyor General Mmuso Riba, Statistician General Pali Lehohla, Rob Mahoney from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and Gary Gale, the Chief Technology Officer for What3words, have all confirmed their participation as keynote speakers at Geomatics Indaba 2016. Hosted by the Geo-Information Society of South Africa (GISSA), the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa (IMSSA), the […]

Statistician General to keynote at Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Dr. Pali Lehohla, the Statistician General of South Africa, has agreed to be a keynote speaker at Geomatics Indaba 2016. He will be speaking on the topic of spatial data, place and addresses and the vital role that these can play in facilitating South Africa’s economic development and the well-being of its citizens. Geomatics […]

Call for general papers and training workshops

  Authors and training workshop presenters are invited to submit general paper abstracts and training workshop proposals for presentation at Geomatics Indaba 2016 in line with the conference theme of “Geomatics skills and technologies: Growing professionals to secure our future”. The International Cartographic Association’s Commission on Map Production and Geoinformation Management will also be hosting […]

Change of date for SA’s geomatics gathering

  Due to President Zuma announcing that the local government elections will fall on 3 August 2016, Geomatics Indaba 2016 has been re-scheduled to 12 and 13 September 2016, with a field training day on 14 September 2016. Following the election day announcement, a variety of options were considered, and it was found that the […]

Final call for academic papers for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Researchers working in the surveying, geospatial, mapping and remote sensing fields are encouraged to submit their abstracts for the peer-reviewed academic track of Geomatics Indaba 2016 before 1 April 2016. Abstracts and academic papers must be submitted using the on-line paper submission system: Geomatics Indaba 2016 takes place from 2 to 4 August 2016 at […]

Geomaticians gather for training indaba launch

  Key geomatics industry representatives from across southern Africa gathered at Emperors’ Palace in Ekurhuleni for the launch of Geomatics Indaba 2016 on 17 February. The workshop and cocktail evening provided a platform for idea sharing around driving business value for delegates attending this year’s training indaba. Geomatics Indaba 2016 is the premiere geomatics event […]