Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils move to cloud GIS

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Cadcorp cloud hosted desktop GIS and web mapping supports Councils’ shared service partnership Press Release, Stevenage, UK, 21st June 2021 Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils work together to provide services throughout central Suffolk. They are the latest in a series of Cadcorp customers to take advantage of a cloud migration path to transition their on-premise desktop Geographic Information System … Read More

Calling Associate Members: Are you interested in helping shape GeoCom21?

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GeoCom is the flagship event of the AGI, organised  by geospatial professional for geospatial professionals. To help organise this event we are looking for two Associate Members to volunteer their time to join the event sub-group that is focused on developing the event programme and content for this year.  If this would be of interest please reach out to AGI. … Read More

Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service adopts GIS software for risk analysis

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Cadcorp SIS Desktop, Workload Modeller and Risk Modeller selected for fire service resource and risk planning Press Release, Stevenage, UK, 14th June 2021 Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service (NFRS) is the latest fire service to select a Geographic Information System (GIS) for understanding and resourcing to risk. Cadcorp SIS Desktop, Cadcorp Workload Modeller, and Cadcorp Risk Modeller, were procured along … Read More

1Spatial Strengthens Strategic Partnership with Ordnance Survey

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Cambridge, UK, 9th June 2021, ( 1Spatial, the global geospatial software and solutions company, and Ordnance Survey, Britain’s national mapping service, are excited to further strengthen their strategic partnership. Both organisations will combine their people, process and technology with a focus on identifying and delivering innovative solutions that solve some of the emerging challenges within the utilities industry. The utilities industry must achieve a … Read More

GeoPlace 2021 ‘People and Places’ – Conference Summary

Over 879 people registered to attend this year’s GeoPlace’s 2021 conference, taking advantage of an online format that enabled delegates to interact with speakers presenting on this year’s theme, ‘Places for People’. The online platform we used facilitated 114,577 page views with an average visit time of 142 minutes. 174 questions were posed to speakers and 346 people participated in … Read More

1Spatial and Version 1 win multiyear contract with Defra

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Cambridge, UK, 3rd June 2021, ( 1Spatial, the global geospatial software and solutions company, is delighted to announce that, following a competitive tender and in collaboration with Version 1 (a global leader in IT services and solutions), it has signed a multiyear contract with the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) to provide a managed service for the Rural Payments Agency’s (RPA) Rural Payments Service and Land Management System (LMS). The contract … Read More

We did it! – Informed Solutions From Altrincham to Sydney by Foot and Pedal

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We did it!! 10,562 miles from Altrincham to Sydney in support of our local mental health charity, Manchester Mind for Mental Health Awareness month. As a group we have all benefitted from healthier lifestyles through May in support of a fantastic Manchester charity, whilst paying respect to our environmental sustainability promise as a company #ConnectWithNature More importantly, we’ve exceeded our … Read More

Apply for the 2021 Data Science Graduate Programme

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Applications are still open for the 2021 Graduate Data Science Programme. It offers a unique opportunity to develop sought after data science skills and techniques and put them into practice right at the heart of the public sector. Following the success of the 2019 and 2020 programmes, the 2021 programme has been expanded to offer places at several high-profile public … Read More

Geography in Government 2021 award winners

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Congratulations to the Public Health England (PHE) GIS Team, Emergency Preparedness Division and the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Data Science Campus who were announced as the joint winners of the 2021 Geography in Government awards in an online ceremony yesterday. The PHE GIS Team, Emergency Preparedness Division have made a significant contribution to the COVID-19 response, demonstrating the value … Read More

AGI Northern Ireland Annual Conference – ‘Geographic Information: Supporting a Sustainable Future’

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AGI Northern Ireland are delighted to announce the date of their Annual Conference ‘Geographic Information: Supporting a Sustainable Future’. Register now for our annual conference, which is not only critical to our mission to serve and nurture a thriving geospatial community, but also reflects the current needs and realities of out society. Our conference speakers will touch on topics including … Read More