A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 327

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 327
October 23, 2011

Main Topic: Certification rerevisited

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Pumpkin’s Fancy” by Cady Finlayson & Vita Tanga
  • News

  • Galileo off the ground
  • iPhone 4S added to the list of GLONASS phones
  • Esri acquires SpotOn
  • GeoInt Blitz
  • Web Corner

  • TrekEarth
  • Main Topic

  • In this week’s main topic, we take another look at geospatial certifications after the recent rollout of DigitalQuests new certifications. Links of interest – Digital Quest, GISP, ASPRS, and Esri
  • Tip of the Week

  • MapQuest Vibe
  • Events Corner

  • International Geospatial Geocoding Conference: 6-7 December, Redlands, CA
  • UCGIS 2012 Spring Symposium: GISCIENCE 2.0: 30 May-1 June, Washington, DC
  • Tenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities: 14-17 June, Montreal, CA
  • Esri Ed User Conference: 21-24 July, San Diego, CA
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri
    A new version of ArcGIS Explorer Desktop is available. This updated, free GIS viewer includes integrated GPS capability, support for querying features, and the ability to add geotagged photos directly to a map. For more information and to download, visit esri.com/arcgisexplorer.


    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.