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PennWell Acquires the Oil & Gas Pipeline Conference

August 29, 2013 - in Announcement, Energy, Oil & Gas, Pipelines

PennWell Corporation recently acquired the Oil & Gas Pipeline Conference from Willbros Engineers and entered into an agreement with the Geospatial Information & Technology Association to produce the annual conference and exhibition. The 22nd annual…

International LiDAR Mapping Forum Announces Call for Papers

August 15, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

SPAR Point Group, organizer of the International LiDAR Mapping Forum (ILMF), which will take place February 17-19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado, USA, announced…

URISA Announces 2013 Exemplary Systems in Government Award Winners

August 2, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

URISA is pleased to announce the recipients of 2013 URISA Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Awards. Since 1980, URISA’s ESIG Awards have recognized…

Land-use Planning Webinar to Focus on ‘Clean & Green Act’

July 31, 2013 - in Announcement, Planning

Penn State Extension will offer a web-based seminar focusing on the Pennsylvania Farmland and Forest Land Assessment Act, also known as the "Clean & Green" Act. The 90-minute webinar, slated for 1 p.m. Aug. 7,  will feature Doug Wolfgang, director of…

Keynote Announced for 2nd Annual Utility Analytics Week this September

June 21, 2013 - in Announcement, Energy

The Utility Analytics Institute today announced that the second-annual Utility Analytics Week will kick off with a keynote from Southern Company's chairman, president, and chief executive officer, Tom Fanning, who will discuss the important role utility analytics…

Learn to Work with Esri CityEngine to Create Smart 3D City Models

June 20, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate, Modeling

You can create 3D urban landscapes with Esri CityEngine using your organization's existing geographic information system (GIS) data. You also can use the software to do conceptual geodesign work. To help you become familiar with this technology, Esri will…

Detroit Forum to Focus on Role of ‘Joy’ in Urban Planning

June 16, 2013 - in Announcement, Planning

Using joy to jumpstart urban revitalization is the focus of a forum this week at Wayne State University in Detroit. The university is hosting a series of events Monday and Tuesday dubbed "Joy: in the Midst of Transition." It includes a public lecture and…

Esri to Launch the Urban Observatory

June 11, 2013 - in Announcement, Smart Cities

Esri, and founder Jack Dangermond are collaborating with Richard Saul Wurman, the founder of the TED Conference, for an online Urban Observatory that compares key indicators about cities. The Urban Observatory is visioned as a living museum of data about cities…

Education and Connections at GIS-Pro 2013

June 11, 2013 - in Announcement, Projects

Essential education and valuable professional connections will be the takeaways at GIS-Pro 2013: URISA's 51st Annual Conference for GIS Professionals. GIS-Pro 2013 will take place September 16-19, 2013 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, Rhode…

Intergraph CTO to Lead Roundtable Discussions at Award-winning Government Conference

June 7, 2013 - in Announcement, Corporate

Intergraph CTO Mark Doherty and senior government IT leaders from across Asia, Europe, Australia and Canada are gathering next week in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, for the FutureGov Forum to discuss challenges and solutions in the government sector. FutureGov…