2021 AGIC Education and Training Symposium

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GISCorps Volunteers Bring GIS to Communities in Need Worldwide

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 8:35am

GISCorps matches qualified volunteers with organizations worldwide to provide short-term GIS services where they are needed most.


Autonomous UAVs and Geospatial Data

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 1:31pm

Increasingly, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are performing tasks with minimal human intervention, using deep learning and a variety of navigation and sensor data to determine where to fly. As UAVs become more autonomous, we can envision a world where perhaps most UAVs will need no instruction or assistance from human efforts.


Maps can help tell the story of our changing world

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 1:26pm

Maps are not just informative, they are empowering. During periods of great change and volatility, they can help provide perspective. Yet maps are not necessarily fixed: They need renewing. As Albert Einstein said, “you can’t use old maps to explore a new world.”


Deepfake Satellite Imagery

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 1:25pm

In areas related to satellite imagery, deepfake imagery is becoming a problem for individuals and organizations alike.


We need more women in tech careers

Saturday, May 8, 2021 - 10:43am

We need more women in tech careers. And no, it’s not just a pipeline problem "It’s a career challenge to solve," writes GIS pro Eva Reid. Here's her call to not only encourage girls' interest in STEM, but to make tech communities more welcoming to them once they've earned STEM degrees.



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