National Digital Twin programme launches interactive app and film at COP26

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Showcases role of connected digital twins in tackling climate change The National Digital Twin programme (NDTp) and partners on the Climate Resilience Demonstrator (CReDo) have released a short film Tomorrow Today, showing the essential role of infrastructure resilience in the climate emergency and an interactive app, which allows users to explore how connected digital twins can help plan for better resilience. … Read More

Take my word for it: Communication, transparency and creating trust

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This webinar was the third and final online event to explore the principles of the Locus Charter and what they mean in practice for us as practitioners and professionals who use location data, how they might change how we work, and how we, as a community of location data professionals, can learn from each other and support good practice. The … Read More

Programme revealed: How space and geospatial intelligence can help industry and government tackle climate change

This unmissable event will showcase how location data collected on earth and images captured from space can help tackle climate change. The free-to-attend Space and Geospatial Virtual Pavilion for COP26, from KTN, will take place from 1-11 November 2021. The event will feature sessions from more than 30+ national and international partners including representatives from the UK’s Geospatial Commission and … Read More

Staffordshire County Council awards contract to Cadcorp for corporate GIS in the cloud

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Cadcorp selected to replace County Council’s existing GIS platform Staffordshire County Council (SCC) has appointed Geographic Information System (GIS) software and services company, Cadcorp, to supply cloud hosted GIS and web mapping. The contract was awarded using the G-Cloud government procurement framework and includes the following Cadcorp cloud services: Cadcorp SIS Desktop, Cadcorp SIS WebMap, Cadcorp Spatial Database Service. SIS … Read More

Esri UK and Met Office join forces to create climate change teaching resources

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New materials help children learn about local impact of climate change during COP26 and beyond 21 October 2021 – Esri UK today announced a new set of free teaching resources, designed in collaboration with the Met Office to help children aged 7-16 learn about climate change and its impact on their local area. By combining the Met Office’s climate change expertise and … Read More

A right to be lost: bias, anonymity, privacy

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This webinar was the second of three designed to explore the principles of the Locus Charter and what they mean in practice for us as practitioners and professionals who use location data, how they might change how we work, and how as a community of location data professionals we can learn from each other and support good practice. The webinar … Read More

Where’s the Harm? Geospatial data ethics in practice

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This webinar was the first of three designed to explore the principles of the Locus Charter and what they mean in practice for practitioners and professionals who use location data; how they might change how we work; and how as a community of location data professionals we can learn from each other and support good practice. The webinar looked at … Read More

CGI Case Studies

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AGI Associate Member CGI was founded in 1976 and is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. We are insights-driven and outcome-based to help accelerate returns on your IT and business investments. Find links to their latest case studies: Defra partner of CGI to exploit Earth Observation data and prepare for future challenges CGI and … Read More

Arizona Department of Administration (ADOA) selects 1Spatial to support Next Generation 9-1-1 Buildout

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Arizona Department of Administration (ADOA) selects 1Spatial to support Next Generation 9-1-1 Buildout: GeoCollaboration of ADOA, AZ Department of Transportation and AZ State Land Department Vienna, Virginia, October 14, 2021 The State of Arizona has begun migrating from Enhanced 9-1-1 to NextGen 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) to improve the infrastructure and processes that support the 9-1-1 efforts. Accurate geospatial data will be … Read More

1Spatial supports major Northern Ireland government digital transformation programme

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Cambridge, UK, 13th October 2021, (www.1spatial.com) 1Spatial, a global leader in Location Master Data Management (LMDM) software and solutions, is delighted to announce the award of a new multi-year framework agreement by Land and Property Services (LPS) in Northern Ireland, won in conjunction with a consortium led by Version 1, to support the Department of Finance’s ongoing programme of Digital Transformation. Land and Property Services … Read More