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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 357

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 357
May 22, 2012

Main Topic: Our conversation on practical challenges in Internet mapping

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Traveling Song” by Ryan Meyers Band
  • News

  • New York state Esri license agreement gives all K-12 students access to ArcGIS
  • The Associated Press debuts its own custom zoomable world map
  • Daniel Raven-Ellison and Patrick Meier (Ushahidi) named as National Geographic Emerging Explorers for 2012
  • National Geographic Bee finals this week
  • Web Corner

  • Wind Maphint.fm site
  • Main Topic

  • This week we discuss some of the practical challenges that GIS professionals face in implementing new approaches, such as developing internet mapping solutions.
  • Tip of the Week

  • ORBIS – Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World
  • Events Corner

  • CGAMES USA 2012: 30 July – 1 August, Louisville, KY
  • 1st Serious Gaming & Social Connect 2012 Conference -Trends and Applications of Serious Gaming: 4-6 October, Singapore
  • Meaningful Play 2012: 18-20 October, East Lansing, MI
  • VS-Games ’12 – 4th International Conference on Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications: 29-31 October, Genoa, Italy
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri

  • The Esri Business Summit will be held July 22-24 in San Diego, California. Attend the summit to learn how GIS can help increase profits and improve operations in today’s competitive economy. For more information and to register to attend, visit esri.com/bizsummit.