A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 475

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 475
24 August 2014

Main Topic: A broad look a the phrase ‘existential GIS’

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  • Long Time to Be Nowhere by Charlie Katt

  • News

  • Smithsonian turning to volunteers to help transcribe collections
  • GPS Budget for 2015 drops despite Congressional Support
  • Europe Launches new Galileo satellites
  • Kung Fu meets 3D
  • Bing Maps Adds 3D and Streetview to 100 cities
  • GeoServer 2.4.8

  • Web Corner

  • Cities at night

  • Main topic

  • This week we talk about the phrase ‘existential GIS’ to consider the philosophical implications of using and creating GIS and related technologies.

  • Events Corner

  • GEOprocessing 2015 (co-located with Digital World 2015): 22-27 February, Lisbon, Portugal
  • GISTAM 2015 – 1st International Conference on Geographic Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management: 28-30 April, Barcelona, Spain
  • Fourth Global Conference on Economic Geography: 19-22 August 2015, Oxford, UK
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    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.