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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 348

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 348
March 18, 2012

Our conversation with USGIF’s Max Baber on the 2012 USGIF Scholarship Program

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Greenspond” by Great Big Sea
  • News

  • Arlington National Cemetery goes digital; new system includes GIS
  • IBM announces global winners of the 2012 Smarter Cities challenge grants
  • Esri seeking an Entertainment and Gaming Industry Solutions Manager
  • Todd Spark is the new US CTO
  • NASA completes infrared map of the ENTIRE universe!
  • Web Corner

  • ChronoZoom
  • Main Topic

  • This week we feature our conversation with Max Baber, Director of Academic Programs at USGIF, as he fills us in on the 2012 USGIF Scholarship Program, which is open to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates, masters, and doctoral students.
  • Tip of the Week

  • USA Science and Engineering Festival 2012
  • Events Corner

  • Location Intelligence Conference/Oracle Spatial User Conference: 22-23 May, Washington, DC
  • Location Intelligence for Enterprise USA: 14-15 June, Chicago, IL
  • Com.Geo: 1-3 July, Washington, DC
  • State of the Map 2012: 6-8 September, Tokyo, Japan
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri

  • The Esri Forestry GIS Conference will be held May 1-3 in Redlands, California. Attend the conference to learn how GIS can increase efficiency and reduce costs in forestry operations. For more information and to register to attend, visit esri.com/forestrycon.