Podcast

A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 605

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Shownotes – Episode 605
14 October 2018

Jeff Jalbrzikowski of NOAA’s National Geodetic Survey.

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  • Topic:

  • URISA has released a white paper on defining boundaries of practice between Surveyors and GIS professionals (PDF)
  • FAA Reauthorization Act signed
  • FAA reauth changes to sUAS
    • Recreation use aligns with commercial use, including airman knowledge test
    • Commercial operators will need to provide privacy policy
    • As part of Preventing Emerging Threats Act, Anti-drone tech can be researched and agencies have ability to disable UAS considered a ‘credible threat” to facilities
  • FAA adds more Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) providers
  • ArcGIS Online September updates
  • Interview:

  • Jeff Jalbrzikowski of NOAA’s National Geodetic Survey talks about the upcoming North American Terrestrial Reference Frame of 2022 which will replace the current NAD83.
  • Events

  • European Drone Expo: 15-17 March, Brussels, Belgium
  • 2019 Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems, 11-14 June, Atlanta, GA
  • Interdrone: 3-6 September, Las Vegas, NV
  • Podcast

    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 604

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    Shownotes – Episode 604
    30 September 2018, International Podcast Day

    A review of Remote Sensing satellites and sites.

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  • Topic:
    Satellites in Global Development
    Remote sensing data – some sensors and sources

  • Libra
  • Sentinel Data Access
  • GOES-16 imagery links
  • Earth Explorer
  • ESA Earth Online
  • NASA Worldview
  • N2y0
    Stuff in Space
    Commercial example – DigitalGlobe EarthWatch
    Commercial example – Planet Labs Planet Explorer
    Specialized – ICESat data
    Specialized – NOAA NCEI Satellite Data Access
    Specialized – GOSAT – Greenhouse Gases

    Events
    Go out and participate in an event. Check out:

  • ASPRS
  • ISPRS
  • UAS conferences
  • Podcast

    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 603

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    Shownotes – Episode 603
    23 September 2018

    Dr. Matthew Wilson on University of Kentucky.

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  • Topic:
    Barb and Frank sat down with Dr Matthew Wilson from the Department of Geography at University of Kentucky to talk about his perspective on where GIS and Geography sit in the public perspective and his book New Lines: Critical GIS and the Trouble of the Map.

    Events
    Go out and participate in an event.

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 602

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    Shownotes – Episode 602
    26 August 2018

    Some recent news and a discussion of verisimilitude in GIS.

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  • News:

  • World geospatial industry council
  • Wind sensing satellite launches
  • Landsat 9 progressing
  • Nasa launches advanced ice sensor
  • GPS III coming soon(ish)
  • Google location tracking
  • TomTom milestone
  • The consistent response to Ligado’s push
  • Growing number of (UAS) cloud photogrammetry options
  • Topic:
    A discussion of how verisimilitude relates to GIS, especially in terms of representation, but also in terms of data collection and storage.

    Events

  • Interdrone, 5-7 September, Las Vegas
  • UK Mapping Festival: 2-7 September, London
  • ASPRS & ILMF: 28-30 January, Denver
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 600

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    Shownotes – Episode 600
    24 July 2018

    We talk to Elvin Slavik of Esri about geospatial and technology (and geospatial technologies).

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  • Topics:
    For our 600th episode and 13th anniversary we asked Elvin Slavik of Esri to join us. We touch on some of our previous conversation topics with Elvin before wandering off into new territory.

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 598

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    Shownotes – Episode 598
    1 July 2018

    Catching up on news from the SCOTUS, Galileo, HxgnLive, and others.

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  • Topics:

  • SCOTUS on cellular location
  • UK continues to hit walls with Galileo
  • Apple Maps
  • HxgnLive focus on changes to geospatial
  • Eos platform, a new cloud based RS imagery tool
  • Indoor mapping and navigation pilot
  • Events Corner:

  • Trajectoryxyzt
  • Boundless pop-up
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 596

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 596
    3 June 2018

    General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and related topics

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  • Topics:
    This week we talk about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact on geospatial and data access & security in general.

  • Geoff Zeiss’s discussion of GDPR
  • Facebook and Google sued on day one of GDPR
  • LocationSmart phone location leak
  • California Senate passes net neutrality bill
  • Amazon delivery tracking
  • Other news

  • Landsat MSS Level 1 data released
  • National Geographic Bee 2018 winner