Tag: maps

The growth of Lublin city

Let’s see how Lublin (a city in Poland) has changed over the last century. GIS-Expert Ltd. has created an interactive web application that presents the growth of Lublin city over the last century. The web application demonstrates in the form of map animation how the city has expanded since the beginning of the 20th century. The accommodation of proper colors to buildings constructed in different periods of time allows to trace how quickly and in what directions the city grew. You can find the application here: http://mapy.gis-expert.pl/zabudowa-lublina We also invite you to visit the website at...

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Smart MApp competition with 100k USD first prize

Hexagon Geospatial has recently launched their Smart M.App application, which is a new way of communicating information and business intelligence through a cloud application, and with that a worldwide contest called IGNITE that will give away 260k USD to the winners! Anyone can participate in the contest, and during the first phase you have to submit your business idea for an innovative Smart M.App application that solves a specific business problem in one of the following markets: Finance Food Safety Conservation Health Infrastructure Hexagon Geospatial will then choose the top 20 ideas and these will go into the next round...

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GIS in action by governments

We have all heard it before , Geographic Information Systems technology is crucial in decision making processes and various studies not only for individuals and companies but also for federal agencies. We also know that actions speak louder than words, so a brief presentation, of three quite interesting GIS applications by US government , follows The US Drought Monitor  A weekly updated map of drought conditions in the United States showing the long-term issues and impacts of droughts and amongst other interesting information you can also download relevant gis data.  The sea level rise and coastal flooding impacts viewer  Developed by...

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Esri User Conference-United we map

Only few weeks are left till the UNITED WE MAP user conference that will take place in the San Diego Convention Center from July 14th to July 18th, 2014. In an effort to bring together people who are creating and studying  maps that redefine how we tackle social, economic, business, and environmental challenges, ESRI organizes and invites everyone interested to this startling international conference.The agenda includes hundreds of technical workshops, user sessions, product demos, speeches and labs giving GIS professionals and non-professionals the chance to hear, try and experience the latest geospatial innovations. Five days of innovative practices in real-world projects, technical...

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