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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 616

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Shownotes – Episode 616
7 April 2019

Interview on gerrymandering with a panel from AAG2019.

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  • Topic:

  • Barb and Frank sat down with a group of panelists from a session at AAG2019 including David DiBiase of Esri, Kenneth Martis of West Virginia University, Ruth Buck of the Metric Geometry and Gerrymandering Group, and Matthew Wilson of the University of Kentucky to talk about the session topic of gerrymandering.
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 615

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    Shownotes – Episode 615
    24 March 2019

    Interview with Marvin Davis about sharing information with a community.

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  • Topic:

  • Barb and Frank sat down with Marvin Davis of Oak Hill, WV to talk about how he is using Story Maps to support their City Council and sharing this information with the public.
  • We then discuss the importance of making information accessible by the public.
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 614

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 614
    21 March 2019

    Catching up on the news.

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  • Topic:

  • Geoint Essential Body of Knowledge 2.0
  • Montana wants to make its own science
  • Mapping road signs
  • Don’t forget, new reference frame in 2022
  • QGIS 3.6 released
  • ArcGIS Indoors
  • Trimble puts a hard hat on the Hololense 2
  • Bentley’s SYNCHRO XR
  • Measure’s Ground Control 2.0
  • Mars Weather Tracker from NASA
  • Mars rover Opportunity mission officially ends
  • OS Open Zoomstack released
  • Y2k for GPS
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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 613

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    Shownotes – Episode 613
    24 February 2019

    A short discussion with Michael Goodchild in GIS and Geography.

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  • Topic:
    This week Barb and Frank talk to Dr Michael Goodchild, now with Arizona State University about his work in GIScience touching on why spatial is special, the relationship between Geography and GIS, the role of ethics, and being mindful of work outside the discipline.

    Music Little Idea by Scott Holmes (https://scottholmesmusic.com/)

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 612

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    Shownotes – Episode 612
    10 February 2019

    Discussion with Dr David Padgett about Environmental Justice and community mapping.

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  • Topic:
    This week Barb and Frank talk to Dr David Padgett of Tennessee State University about his work on Environmental Justice (as part of and in conjunction with Social Justice), community mapping, and teaching science to K-12 science teachers to ensure that the next generation has a strong foundation for, and understanding of, science.

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 611

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    Shownotes – Episode 611
    27 January 2019

    Discussion around spatial stories.

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  • Topic:
    This week we talked about various aspect of spatial stories including:
    Story maps
    Storytelling

  • Stories
  • Narratives
  • 3D

  • Interactive and immersive
  • Environmental storytelling
  • Spatial stories separate from storyline
  • Grand narrative/multivocality
  • Role of creator
    Curator of spatial data to be basis of story

    Pennsylvania GeoDev Summit: 4 March, Harrisburg, PA

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 610

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    Shownotes – Episode 610
    13 January 2019

    Catching up on CES and recent news.

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  • Topic:
    CES Highlights

  • Heathrow and Gatwick airports buy anti-drone systems after scare
  • China’s lander on the far side of the moon
  • Worldview-4
  • Events
    Pennsylvania GeoDev Summit: 4 March, Harrisburg, PA

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    A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 608

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    A VerySpatial Podcast
    Shownotes – Episode 608
    16 December 2018

    Catching up on the news.

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  • Topic:

  • Amazon patent application for Ring doorbell and facial recognition
  • NYT on apps and location privacy
  • ArcGIS Online – December updates
  • Mars InSight lander
  • Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two test flight
  • Japanese company Axelspace secures funding for new remote sensing constellation
  • Rocket Labs launches cubesats
  • NASA and UN FAO launch Collect Earth Online
  • Terrestrial backup for GPS
  • QZSS is officially on for use
  • FCC approves use of Galileo
  • Events Corner:

  • QGIS UC and Dev Meeting: 4-10 March, A Coruña, Spain – abstracts due 21 December
  • GIS Pro: 28 September – 2 October, New Orleans – abstracts due 19 February