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ESRI announces it is working with Scientific Technologies Corporation (STC), an international public health information systems firm. STC will offer private businesses and public organizations an exercise program to assess readiness and help prepare and develop an action plan in the event of an influenza pandemic in the United States.
Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) is pleased to announce a lineup of nine preconference Knowledge Immersion Seminars for its Annual Conference 29, slated for April 23-26, 2006 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.
The half-day seminars provide in-depth analysis on a wide variety of topics, allowing participants to take away practical knowledge they can implement immediately. Seminar topics include:
Laser-Scan's 2006 User & Partner Conference shapes up as one of the must-attend events of the year, with an agenda not to be missed! The conference will be held at the world-famous Robinson Centre, Wyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire from Tuesday 27th - Thursday 29th June.
Pictometry International Corp., announced that it has selected Robert Carroll to fill its newly created position of division president for international sales and operations.
Corbley Communications Inc. introduced its first Geospatial Newsmaker Podcast. The Podcast features an interview with Dr. Shawana Johnson, President of Global Marketing Insights Inc., discussing results of the 2005 NOAA International Remote Sensing Survey.
The Geospatial Newsmaker Podcast is available for downloading and playing at
The new Rand McNally StreetFinder(R) Wireless application is a downloadable mobile application that delivers easy access to maps, directions and directory listings for the entire United States. For download information visit
eSpatial, the Open Standards based Geospatial platform provider announces the availability of NAVTEQ's map data products in an Oracle 10g format for Enterprise Applications.
saving it for use in World Wind, and others. To access and try the TNTmap plug-in, see
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. introduced the eTrex Venture Cx, an entry-level addition to Garmin's eTrex(R) Personal Navigator(R) product line. The eTrex Venture Cx is the least expensive eTrex handheld unit that combines expandable memory, color TFT display, USB interface, and advanced GPS auto-routing capabilities in a waterproof design.
Date: April 23 - 26, 2006
Place: Tampa, FL USA
GITA's Annual Conference and Exhibition is the most highly regarded educational event for professionals involved in geospatial information technologies.
Date: April 19-20, 2006
Place: Vienna, Austria
The event explores background, legislation, needs and technologies for farm advisory systems, as they are necessary to comply with the new situations like commitments regarding Cross Compliance, documentation needs to ensure food- and feed-traceability, to calculate, to map etc..
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