Posts tagged as user conference

User conference explores benefits of integrated geospatial applications

Esri South Africa’s User Conference from 22 to 25 October this year celebrated the company’s 30th anniversary of doing business in southern Africa, and under the theme “See what other’s cant”, focused on extracting insights from geospatial data. Echoing Esri’s vision of the geographic information system, the company’s Jim Higgins described the GIS as a […]

Cloud-based online studio for engineers

  At Xchange 2016, the annual Wonderware user conference, Deon van Aardt, the company’s technical director, introduced a new concept: the Wonderware Development Studio Online which is a cloud-based technology to enable engineers to carry out proof of concepts on new developments without the need of first acquiring costly infrastructure. It facilitates the understanding of […]

User conference focuses on location-based services

  TomTom Africa’s annual user conference and developer day which took place on 21-22 April 2015 in Midrand, Johannesburg, shed light on a connected future and how the developing world is emerging geospatially. The importance of this on business and profits received great attention as before. With increased sensor capabilities the Internet of Things is […]

GIS user seminar puts spotlight on water issues

  The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) recently held their annual GIS User seminar in Pretoria. The event was predominantly attended by DWS employees, but  other GIS professionals and service providers attended. The focus of the seminar was the exchange of ideas between the department and GIS professionals. DWS’s Carey Rajah spoke about standardising the water […]

User conference re-energises surveying professionals

  The Optron User Conference, held on 30 June 2014 at the Clocktower Centre in Cape Town, showcased the latest advances in positioning technologies to 150 representatives from the surveying industry. Optron managing director, Trevor Venter, urged the delegates to assess the technology on offer and establish how it can be used to make them […]