The future of Earth Observation. Predictions by Dr. Keith Beckett, Chief Scientist at UrtheCast

To date, the model for geoanalytics has tended to be very transactional: request imagery, analyze imagery, deliver imagery analysis results. Earth Observation is now...

Artificial Intelligence set to accelerate in 2017. Predictions by Pieter Gillegot-Vergauwen, VP Product Marketing,...

Maps have existed for thousands of years and are still evolving to continue meeting users’ diverse and changing needs. Part of this evolution is...

Geo behind every corner, even if you don’t expect it. Predictions by Ernest Earon,...

Is “GIS is everywhere” a redundant statement? Aside from the rather poor (though literal) pun, I argue that it is redundant. I propose that...

Geospatial Rising and Falling Stars for 2017. Predictions from Ryan Goodman, CEO of CMaps...

In 2017, we will see continued growth in geospatial technology in all forms. The technological advancements we are experiencing on a day to day...

2017 – The Year Of Collaborative Mapping – Dino Ravnić, CEO of GIS Cloud

Throughout the years, maps have become a commodity. Simple mapping services providing basemaps and simple API have enabled thousands of lightweight location-based applications. Many...

The Essential Element for Location-based Games in 2017 according to Peter Wittig of Motive.io

Think about where you are right now. Are you at home, at work or out? What are you near? Have you been there before?...

8 Crazy Predictions for Geospatial in 2017 according to Matt Sheehan of WebMapSolutions

Let’s get crazy. None of your safe boring predictions. No going off into outer space either. Reality. At least our sense of reality. Ready?...

What will happen across the Geo Industry in 2017 according to Tim Barber, VP...

The number of connected devices is skyrocketing, with Gartner forecasting figures to reach 29.5 billion by 2020.  The Internet of Things or IoT –...

The Next Generation of GIS according Andy Dearing, CEO of Boundless

It’s no secret organizations today have access to more data than ever before, and it only continues to grow at an astounding rate. Now...

3 trends that will shape Geo Industry in 2017 according to Jan Erik Solem,...

What we’re seeing now is that automotive companies are becoming major players in the mapping ecosystem and are shaking up the industry. It’s a...

2017 in Geo according to Javier de la Torre, CEO at CARTO

The geospatial industry overall will continue growing strong in 2017. Some big trends like IoT, Self-driving Cars, Location based Consumer apps and space will...

Five GIS Trends Changing the World according to Jack Dangermond, President of Esri

Maps are a simple and efficient way to understand and communicate rapidly. Looking at a spreadsheet, we see rows and columns of data. Using...

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