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OGC Requests Comment on LandInfra Conceptual Model

January 22, 2015 - in Corporate, Land Development, Modeling

Jan. 22, 2015—The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC(R)) membership has issued a Request for Comments on the OGC LandInfra Conceptual Model. This document, the first public draft of the OGC's proposed UML conceptual model for land parcels and the built environment,…

ULI Statement on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan

June 27, 2013 - in Environment, Projects

Below is a statement from Urban Land Institute (ULI) Chief Executive Officer Patrick L. Phillips regarding President Obama’s Climate Action Plan, which…

Citizens Are Demanding (and Mapping) Land Rights Worldwide

February 15, 2013 - in Featured, Projects

Crowd-sourced land rights maps are underway throughout the world, where citizens are taking action to identify land rights violations and corruption.…

Biodiversity an Important Consideration in City Building for Longterm Sustainability

November 18, 2012 - in Environment

Understanding how biodiversity can contribute to sustainable urban development will be vital as 70% of the world’s population moves into cities, an expert from the Stockholm Resilience Centre has warned. Thomas Elmqvist, a Professor at the University of…