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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 480

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 480
28 September 2014

Main Topic: Darren Platakis, Founder of Day Of Geography

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  • Keep It Clean by Mike McGill

  • News

  • Xprize $15 million Global Learning Challenge
  • Availability of wordwide 30m SRTM elevation data announced by Obama at UN Climate SummitAfrica data set now out
  • IKONOS turns 15
  • Indian spacecraft achieves Mars orbit, MAVEN enters Mars orbit
  • NGA on Web Mercator from July and Esri’s recent comment
  • ArcGIS Online update

  • Web Corner

  • GeoFort

  • Main topic

  • This week we talk to Darren Platakis of Geospatial Niagara, founder of Day of Geography, as we discuss his new Day of Geography initiative.

  • Tip of the Week

  • Earth Science Week 2014

  • Events Corner

  • 10th International gvSIG Conference: 3-5 December, Valencia, Spain
  • GeoComputation 2015: 20-23 May, Dallas – Abstracts due January 15th
  • Esri Education GIS Conference:18-21 July, Abstracts due October 31st