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The 2024 AGIC Education and Training Symposium will be held in Prescott, Arizona at the Prescott Resort and Conference Center on August 27 - August 30, 2024.  Registration is now open, with early bird registration rates available until July 26th.  Visit the symposium website for registration details and other information.



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Amateur Air Pollution Trackers Are Mapping Western Wildfire Smoke

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 4:53pm

Using thousands of PurpleAir sensors, a community of tech enthusiasts and health-conscious residents are capturing a real-time portrait of an environmental crisis.


COVID19 Location Intelligence Guides Adaptation of Voting Practices

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 10:58am

Several agencies, including the Maricopa County Recorders office, are using GIS to help improve voting practices while keeping COVID safety in mind.


CDC uses mobile location data to track stay at home order compliance

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:16pm

The CDC tracked anonymized location data from mobile devices to find that mandatory stay-at-home orders can help reduce activities associated with the spread of COVID-19.


Mapping a wildfires next move is getting easier thanks to computers

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:15pm

Fire-predicting software can project how a fire could spread -- while it's still burning.


Federal agencies issue joint advisory for legal use of drones

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 4:06pm

Several federal agencies have issued a joint advisory guidance document to clarify the regulations that may apply to systems and capabilities for detecting and mitigating threats posed by UAS.



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