Show notes for AVSP Episode 15

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 15
October 30, 2005

Main Topic: Digital Cartography

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Opening music by Hungry Lucy

We are holding the first AVSP give away, this time we are going to conduct a drawing. Send a postcard (preferably of a local place or landscape near you) to us at:

AVSP Drawing
PO Box 1026
Morgantown, WV 26507

All postcards must be received by Dec 1, 2005. We will announce the winner at the beginning of Episode 20 in early December.

News

  • ESRI Health GIS Proceedings made available online
  • Arctic National Refuge map lost
  • ArcGIS Explorer announced
  • Metafunctions
  • Student-built satellite
  • Web corner:
    Cartography – 9 part overview of online mapping sites

    Main topic:
    Mapping and cartography using GIS software



    Geographer’s Craft – Basic Element’s of Map Composition
    Cartographic Principles from the BCS, Design Group

    Events:

  • ESRI Mid-Atlantic User Group
    Reston, VA
    Nov 2-4
  • Culture Lines: Emerging Researchon Ethno-Racial Boundaries:
    An Interdisciplinary
    Graduate Student Conference.
    Nov 4-5.
    Cambridge, MA.
  • ESRI User Conference – Presentations deadline
    December 2
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting.
    St. Louis, MO.
    February 16-20
  • 2006 ESRI Developer Summit
    Palm Springs Ca
    March 17-18, 2006
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    Jesse is Instructor in Geography and a PhD candidate in Geography focusing on the integration of phenomenology and geospatial technologies to study prehistoric cultural landscape. He is a GIS Professional and Registered Professional Archaeologist and holds an MA in Geography and a BS in Anthropology with a concentration in archaeology.