Association for Geographic Information Celebrates Return to In Person Events

The Association for Geographic Information AGI

London, 27 April 2022 – The UK membership organisation for companies and individuals working in the geospatial sector is excited to celebrate a return to in person events. After a two-year break, the Association for Geographic Information has announced the return of its flagship event GeoCom. The one-day conference, which is open to members and non-members alike, will be held … Read More

RICS/AGI How Geospatial Data is Helping us Understand the Climate Emergency – Registrations Open!

We are delighted to confirm that registrations for ‘How Geospatial Data is Helping us Understand the Climate Emergency’ are now open. This webinar will focus on cutting edge uses of GIS and geospatial information in the ongoing fight against climate change. Geospatial technology has quickly become a key weapon in understanding climate change, how policy changes impact the environment and … Read More

AGI Early Careers Network – ‘Our experiences climbing the geospatial career ladder’

AGI Early Careers Network

Are you an Early Career professional who is planning on attending Geo Business 2022? Don’t miss AGI Early Careers Network Co-Chairs Matthew Webster and Tom Perk who will be presenting on the 19 May 11:30-12:00. Matthew and Tom Perks will be presenting ‘Our experiences climbing the geospatial career ladder’     Read more and register your place today!

GeoCymru 2022 – Save the Date

AGI Cymru are pleased to announce that our popular GeoCymru event will be taking place in person on the Friday 9th September 2022. The theme of our event is ‘Wales Outdoors – supporting health and well-being”.  This event is open to both AGI members and non-members via registration and we look forward to welcoming you. Please save ‘9th September’ in … Read More

Help to support the GeoCommunity – get involved in #GeoCom 2022!

The AGI are busy making plans to bring this years’ annual conference, GeoCom 2022, and are excited to host the event at the Royal Geographic Society in London on the 11 October 2022. Leading the team for this event will be new AGI Council member Fergus Craig. We would like to encourage a variety of AGI members to volunteer to … Read More

AGI Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Working Group

The Association for Geographic Information AGI

The AGI Council believe that Diversity, Equality and Inclusion (DEI) are vitally important to our industry, workplaces and community, and as such we have chosen them as an area of focus in 2022/23. We are establishing an Action Working Group (AWG) to consider how AGI could work to improve DEI within the Council, our members, and within the wider geospatial … Read More

EEO-AGI Scotland Professional Seminars

Edinburgh Earth Observatory Seminars offer a series of seminar presenting topics in the broad areas of geographical information and remote sensing. This prestigious series combines research seminars with talks of professional interest and is open to students and staff across the University and beyond, together with professionals in the field. Organised by the Edinburgh Earth Observatory and supported by the … Read More

AGI appoints Adam Burke as Council Chair

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Adam Burke from Natural Resources Wales has been appointed as the new Chair of the Association for Geographic Information (AGI). Under his leadership, the Association will focus on connecting the UK geocommunity and demonstrating its contribution to post-Covid recovery, climate action and a sustainable future. Commenting on the year ahead, Adam said: “With a return to face-to-face events in 2022, … Read More

AGI Scotland Annual Conference 2022 – Register Now!

Join us virtually this year – 23-24 February 2022 (Mornings Only) We are pleased to announce that this year’s AGI-Scotland annual conference will take place during the mornings of Wednesday, 23rd and Thursday, 24th February 2022. Due to the ongoing uncertainty around Covid-19 and in the spirit of making this event accessible to a wide audience, this year’s conference will once … Read More

AGI Diversity, Equality and Inclusion Working Group

The Association for Geographic Information AGI

The AGI Council believe that Diversity, Equality and Inclusion (DEI) are vitally important to our industry, workplaces and community, and as such we have chosen them as an area of focus in 2022/23. We are establishing an Action Working Group (AWG) to consider how AGI could work to improve DEI within the Council, our members, and within the wider geospatial … Read More