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Protecting privacy
When a trade off is made
Between convenience and personal information
We not only underestimate the value of the information
But many a times underestimate its potential exploitation, as well
And we do not realize when and how
The technology that otherwise is pushed as a facilitator,
Turns into a surveillance tool.
Is it true that in bio-techno sphere
Where we live …

Jun 2019 | No Comment

June 2019

United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the applications of GNSS

24 – 28 June 2019
Suva, Fiji

http://www.unoosa.org

July 2019

Esri User Conference

8 – 12 July
San Diego, California

https://www.esri.com

August 2019

Nine-month post graduate courses on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Satellite Communications (SATCOM)

1 August 2019- 30 April 2020 Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmedabad, India

www.cssteap.org, www.sac.gov.in

Smart Geospatial Expo

7 – 9 August Seoul, Republic …

Jun 2019 | No Comment

A trend of densely populated highrise residential, commercial and office buildings are transforming the urban environments in increasingly complex infrastructure development areas…

Jun 2019 | No Comment

Tokyo metropolitan city is divided into 23 wards. Shibuya-ward is one of them and is in the western part of central Tokyo area…

Jun 2019 | No Comment

Drones are becoming popular day by day in professional applications of mapping in the fields of surveying, agriculture, mining, structural inspection, etc…

Jun 2019 | No Comment

The emergence of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) has provided a remarkable opportunity to determine and manage position…

May 2019 | No Comment

 

Setting an example
As the state of Odisha in India grapples with the aftermath of cyclone Fani,
What deserves to be appreciated
Is the initial response of the Odisha government.
Timely weather alerts, preparedness and public participation
Have played the key roles.
Though Fani has caused massive devastation,
Loss of lives were limited to 41
Given …

May 2019 | No Comment

June 2019

International Conference on Localization and GNSS

4 – 6 June Nuremberg, Germany

https://www.icl-gnss.org/2019/index.html

Geospatial Week 2019

10 – 14 June Enschede, The Netherlands

https://www.gsw2019.org

HxGN LIVE 2019

11 – 14 June
Las Vegas, USA

https://hxgnlive.com/2019

TransNav 2019

12 – 14 June
Gdynia, Poland

http://transnav.am.gdynia.pl

United Nations/Fiji Workshop on the applications of GNSS

24 – 28 June 2019
Suva, Fiji

http://www.unoosa.org

July 2019

Esri User Conference

8 – 12 July
San Diego, California

https://www.esri.com

August 2019

Nine-month post graduate …

May 2019 | No Comment

says Demetrios Matsakis, Chief Scientist for Time Services at the US Naval Observatory (USNO) in an interview with Coordinates magazine. He shares his views on the range of issues related to timing and importance of satellite clock

Demetrios Matsakis

Chief Scientist for Time Services at the US Naval Observatory (USNO) since 2013. He received his undergraduate degree …

May 2019 | No Comment

On March 25 – 27, 2019 the renowned conference “Munich Satellite Navigation Summit” welcomed about 450 participants at the Old Congress Hall in Munich, Germany. Within the last 16 years the Summit became an important event for getting updates on the latest news in GNSS as well as for high-level networking. As every year, the …