You can work with maps in the field using Esri's Collector for ArcGIS app on your iPhone or Android smartphone. You can also use maps to capture spatial and tabular data with the phone's GPS or by tapping on the map, edit and update map features, plan routes, and upload photographs and videos.
Economic policy should ensure the stability of the ecological, sociopolitical and economic systems, according to Aart De Geus, chairman of the Bertelsmann Stiftung. He will be attending the Global Media Forum in Bonn. Aart De Geus (58), former Dutch minister for social affairs and employment and chairman of the Bertelsmann Stiftung since August 2012, will be a panelist in the June 18 plenary session entitled "Global Governance: Blueprint for a Sustainable World Economy." The topic for discussion is how global governance can help to implement the aims of sustainable development, such as social justice, environmental protection and democratic participation.
With the 2013 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium less than two months away (July 21-26), now is the time to register. This year’s global summit will showcase world leading research with over 1,800 papers and posters. The conference is a flagship of the IEEE; the world’s largest professional association for the advancement of technology. Bringing IGARSS to the Asia-Pacific region recognises the growth in remote sensing in our region. The ideas, networking and opportunities formed at this conference will make a significant contribution to our future.
GCS today announced a new webinar series focused on developing solutions to the challenges of Geospatial Big Data by leveraging the fusion of location analytics, mobile platforms and cloud technologies. The first webinar will feature Montana Site Selector, a cloud-based, web-enabled GIS application that GCS built for a consortium of economic development organizations.