David Gadsden | August 3, 2018
The combination of on-the-ground forest plot data from GIS and satellite data provides a whole new vision of the global forest system.
Brett Dixon | July 18, 2018
Experts deployed to extract the Thailand soccer club from deep within the Tham Lang cave used maps to communicate, strategize, and act.
Steve Snow | July 5, 2018
An enterprise system normalizes the availability of navigation channel condition data across a complex enterprise, improving maintenance.
Matt Ball | June 27, 2018
Archaeology has undergone a digital transformation where sensors and mapping tools uncover past human settlement without digging.
Ryan Lanclos | June 7, 2018
San Antonio deployed real-time location intelligence to combat fears and enhance public safety during the NCAA Final Four events.
Keith Mann | June 6, 2018
The Town of Natick deploys drones for a host of applications, improving the safety of staff while also filling in gaps in understanding.
Brett Dixon | May 30, 2018
With multiagency cooperation, ICIMOD fills in data gaps to help create an economically and environmentally sound mountain ecosystem.
Terry Bills | May 24, 2018
The Iowa DOT transforms operations using location-as-a-service to integrate enterprise systems and provide the public with real-time information.
Patrick Wallis | May 4, 2018
NASA’s Langley Research Center uses a digital twin as backdrop to nearly 300 lightweight and purpose-driven facility management apps.
Brooks Patrick | April 23, 2018
Boston’s digital twin, a 3D GIS model of the city, helps city planners, developers, and citizens to evaluate proposed development.
Lauren Lipovic | April 18, 2018
The Library of Congress embraces story maps as a means to create digital exhibits that take viewers along journeys of discovery.
Ryan Lanclos | April 9, 2018
Mapping apps deliver targeted information to police officers in the field that improve their community connections.
Dawn Wright | March 21, 2018
Geoscience Australia deployed location technology to search methodically for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 aircraft.
Ryan Lanclos | March 7, 2018
Real-time awareness helped Bergen deliver a well-coordinated nine-day bicycle race, leading to a new public safety approach for all of Norway.
David Gadsden | March 7, 2018
Mapping provides the needed situational awareness to combat poaching in a conflict-torn region of Africa.
Keith Mann | February 22, 2018
Small public utilities leverage GIS to better manage their water networks-going from reactive to proactive.
Multiple Authors | February 14, 2018
Increasingly powerful and insightful maps drive improvements in awareness, collaboration, and understanding.
David Gadsden | February 7, 2018
Location intelligence helps deliver civil legal aid to the most vulnerable populations.
Keith Mann | January 11, 2018
The city of New Bern, North Carolina used GIS to turn around their ownership of derelict properties—powering parcel mapping, planning, and sales.
Ryan Lanclos | December 27, 2017
Data collection on a map allowed Key West to quickly, efficiently, and flexibly capture damage details even when communications were lost.
Sandra Whitehouse | December 14, 2017
Innovative shared ocean data and mapping efforts are resulting in better economic and environmental decisions for sustaining the blue economy.
Dawn Wright | December 13, 2017
Journalists sponsored the ‘Catch the King’ crowdsourcing event that rallied citizens to capture sea level rise data using an app on their phones.
Ryan Lanclos | November 20, 2017
Connecting Chicago’s Emergency Operations Center to real-time runner locations on the course helps the Chicago Marathon run smoothly.
Brett Dixon | November 15, 2017
Connecting traps to maps provides a tactical advantage for conservationists in their battle against New Zealand’s predators.
Helen Thompson | October 31, 2017
Knight Frank, a property consultancy, uses 3D models to envision rooftop development to help tackle London’s housing crisis.
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