ESRIUC

ESRI 2011 UC Live Blog

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Esri UC 2011 Live Blog We’re about to get underway at the 2011 ESRI UC.  We’re getting the opening Rocky-esque montage of GIS in action.  Jack takes the stage and here we go! Jack starts with a big thank you and appreciation to us all and why we’re all here.  Jack’s a big fan of […]

Cool Stuff

ESRI EDuc Plenary Session – ArcGIS Online Improvements

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At the ESRI Education User Conference Plenary this morning a few things struck me as significant for GIS use in the classroom.  Bern Szukalski reviewed some of the ArcGIS.com revisions that occurred last Wednesday and these are what I thought could enhance the use of GIS in the classroom: Intelligent Mapping – Essentially pop ups […]

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VerySpatial at the Esri EdUC and UC

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It is that time of the year again…we are prepping for the pilgrimage out to San Diego. We will be wandering the halls and…well…the halls talking to folks and learning a more about what folks are doing with geospatial technologies, especially the Esri ones. As usual we will have our live show and you are […]

Cartography

Must – Have – Coffee!

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Where you live might decide where you get your AM cup of joe (unless you get your fix from a local favorite).  Numbers Run has a neat series of maps that shows the number of store locations (Starbucks Vs. Dunkin Donuts) by zip code.  Living in New England I can already tell you that I […]

AAG

VerySpatial TV 45 – Jesse@AAG

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Jesse’s presentation Reaching out to highlight Geography from the AAG ’11 in Seattle. The presentation focuses on how to use social media and new media to distribute information about Geography. Click here to download VSTV Episode 45 full size (35 MB) Click here to download VSTV Episode 45 small size (18 MB)

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Call for presentations, AAG 2012 session

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With the AAG taking place in February next year, the call for papers will close earlier than usual (Sept 28). Due to this earlier timeline I am putting out a call for a session I am putting together that will be made up of papers that will look at Participatory or Community Integrated GIS since […]

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VerySpatial at AAG 2011

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With the AAG taking place in just over 2 weeks in Seattle we are ramping up for a great conference. All of the VerySpatial regulars and many of the contributors who are coming on board will be there. As always we will be wandering in and out of sessions (including our own) and capturing interviews […]

Events

Earth Observation Day 2011

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Coming to a remote sensing shop or school near you on April 8, 2011 is Earth Observation Day. The main objectives of Earth Observation Day are: to recognize the importance of using remotely sensed data to monitor the Earth and its environments; and to promote the use of remotely sensed data by K-16 teachers and […]

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North Carolina GIS Conference

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As I mentioned recently on the podcast I plan to attend the North Carolina GIS Conference on February 17 & 18th and I will definitely be at the Academic Assembly on Feb 16th. With that in mind if you woud like to have a chat while I am on site about a project you are […]