28th January 2016
Save the date! The AGI Scotland Annual Event will be held on the 16th March 2016 in the COSLA Conference Centre in Edinburgh. Read on for more details...and email Claire if you'd like to be advised by email when the tickets are available.
27th January 2016
Are you an undergraduate student in:
Interested in maps and mapping, and want to know more about the power of location – how knowing where and when things happen can solve problems and change the world?
Why not sign up for the free UCL/AGI Geographical Information Science Careers Event on the 7th March from 3pm – 7pm.
More details can be found here: http://tinyurl.com/uclagi2016
The flyer with full information can be found here.
27th January 2016
This webinar is the first of two parts looking at Cartography and Cartographic Design, and will cover the Design Principles and map critique, amongst other topics. Please feel free to submit any questions in advance of the webinar and we will try to get through as many as possible on the day.
Charley Glynn and Paul Naylor are Cartographic Design Consultants at Ordnance Survey. They specialise in the design of new products and services and the promotion of good map design. You can find out more about them here.
Please register to receive the link to the webinar.
26th January 2016
We were all very sad to learn recently that Chris Corbin, former Chair of the AGI in 2002, passed away on 20th December 2015. Our good friend Gayle Gander has very kindly sent us a moving tribute to him.
21st January 2016
STEVENAGE, United Kingdom, 14 January, 2016 - Last month specialist British GIS software company, Cadcorp, celebrated 25 years of successful business by inviting all staff to an anniversary lunch at the Institute of Directors, London. The event was attended by Mike O’Neil and Adam Gawne-Cain, Cadcorp’s founders, along with former shareholders and investors in the company.