A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 323

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 323
September 25, 2011

Main Topic: Discussion on the role and impact of geoportals

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Sol en el Portal” by Whitehouse
  • News

  • NetNeutrality in the US
  • Italian seismologists on trial over failing to predict 2009 earthquake
  • South Sudan makes it to Google Maps
  • Aquarius provides initial measurements of salinity
  • ArcGis Explorer Build 1750
  • Google Earth 6.1
  • Web Corner

  • Geospatial One Stop moving to data.gov
  • Main Topic

  • Geoportals have been an important portion of the growth of GIS. We discuss how they have changed and the impact they have on the industry.
  • Tip of the Week

  • GISPro 2011
  • Events Corner

  • Middle Atlantic Region Div of AAG: 28 Oct, College Park, MD
  • West Lakes Div of AAG: 10-12 Nov, Chicago, IL
  • Southwest Div of AAG: 11-12 Nov, Austin, TX
  • AAG: 24-28 Feb, NY, NY
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri
    The 2012 GeoDesign Summit will be held January 5–6 in Redlands, California. At this event, attendees will examine how to integrate GIS-based spatial analysis into the design process and further develop GeoDesign principles, methods, and technology. For more information and to register to attend, visit www.geodesignsummit.com.


    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.