A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 262

A VerySpatial Podcast

Shownotes – Episode 262
July 24, 2010

Main Topic: Our conversation with Robert Cheetham of Azavea

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Comic Book Heroes” by The Volume Brothers
  • News

  • NASA creates first global forest height map with LIDAR
  • Pulse of the Nation project maps Americans’ moods through Twitter
  • 2nd Annual Geovation Challenge announced
    • Software
    • –General mix

    Sponsored by ITT Visual Information Solutions and their product ENVI EX

    Web Corner

  • OpenHeatMap
  • Main topic

  • This week we feature our conversation with Robert Cheetham, President and CEO of Azavea
  • Tip of the Week

  • Code for America fellowships
  • Events

  • Google 3D SketchUp Basecamp 2010 : Sept 1-3, Boulder, CO
  • Illinois GIS Association Spring Conference : 19-20 April, Champaign, IL
  • URISA GIS in Public Health Conference : 27-30 June, Atlanta, GA
  • This week A Very Spatial Podcast is sponsored by ESRI.

    Introduction to Geometrical and Physical Geodesy: Foundations of Geomatics, a new book by Esri Press, provides an overview of geodesy, the discipline dealing with the measurement and representation of the earth. To read an excerpt from the book or for more information, visit www.esri.com/esripress.

    ArcGIS and Climate Change


    Written by

    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.