Posts tagged as SAGI

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 […]

Keynote speaker line-up for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Mmuso Riba, South Africa’s Chief Surveyor General, Rob Mahoney from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and Gary Gale, the Chief Technology Officer for What3words, will form part of the keynote speaker line-up at Geomatics Indaba 2016. Riba, who was recently appointed as head of the South African Geomatics Council, will address the […]

Gallery: SAGI Northern Provinces AGM

  Discussion around the future of the profession dominated the SAGI Northern Provinces annual general meeting (AGM) which took place at Donderhoek on 15 April 2016. Chairman Altus Strydom said that SAGI has been working hard to re-establish the geomatics brand as there is general concern from within the profession’s ranks that geomaticians are not […]

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 […]

Training and efficiency focus for annual geo-industry indaba

  Plans are well underway for Geomatics Indaba 2016, the leading geo-industry gathering, which will be held on 2, 3 and 4 August 2016 at Emperors Palace, Ekurhuleni. Key geomatics industry representatives from across southern Africa will gather to discuss, debate and share knowledge pertaining to the indaba theme of “Geomatics skills and technologies: Growing […]

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: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=gi2016. Geomatics Indaba 2016 takes place from 2 to 4 August 2016 at […]

CPD accreditation for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Geomatics Indaba 2016 has been accredited by PLATO as an official continuing professional development training event for the South African geospatial industry. Delegates at the conference are eligible to obtain 3 CPD points for their attendance, while presenters of academic papers are eligible for 2 CPD points, and presenters of general papers are eligible […]