The sun is out, summer is almost here and the AGI Scotland career squad is waking up from a long hibernation – we are back! It’s been almost four years since our very successful in person CV clinic event and this time round we are holding it virtually, supported by our ‘A-Team’ – a joint team of AGI-Scotland and Early … Read More
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!
It’s 2022 and the Early Careers Network is back. We are starting the conversation this year by talking about Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI). VGI is about crowd sourcing data and usually involves empowering the public to collect data on your behalf. There are heaps of benefits to this approach but also a few things that need some serious thinking about … Read More
ECN is delighted to welcome a number of new committee members to keep up the momentum and drive the network forward next year:- Emma Chown – Committee supporting role Emma Scott – Social Media and Publicity officer Jody Shaw – Event Coordinator Laura Gribble – Secretary Thanks to everyone that took the time to apply for committee positions. COP26 Networking … Read More
Call for committee members ECN is on the look out for new committee members to help deliver its mission of providing a platform for communication and collaboration of early career professionals within the geospatial industry. We are looking for early career professionals to fill the below roles. The roles are a great opportunity to acquire transferable skills and collaborate with … Read More
Chair role change We are pleased to announce that current committee members Matt Webster and Tom Perks are jointly stepping up into the roles of ECN Co-Chairs. Rebecca Taylor has done a fantastic job leading ECN as both co-chair and chair for the past 18 months and will continue to support ECN within an advisory role. Call for committee members … Read More
Earlier this year, the AGI’s Early Careers Network joined forces with Geovation to discuss geospatial careers with an expert panel from across the industry, exploring the evolution of the geospatial industry and jobs, skills requirements of the industry and sharing some insights from their own unique experiences. Watch a recording of this event. As always, we would love to hear … Read More
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a structured and self-driven form of learning that helps professionals maintain and improve the knowledge, skills and personal qualities required for career development. In July, the AGI’s Early Careers Network teamed up with the Royal Geographic Society (with Institute of British Geographers) to deliver a webinar focused on how CPD can drive career development and … Read More