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29 May

Rethinking Design for Resilient Communities – GEODESIGN

Geodesign is an up and coming field of study that combines geography with design.

Design shapes our world by addressing the needs of people. It’s imaginative and envisions what the world could be.

But the flaw with just practicing design is that it doesn’t consider the consequences of actions.

And it’s not until recently, that these two disciplines have been completely separated from each other.

05 Jan
history of gis

History of GIS

Mapping has revolutionized how we think about location. Maps are important decision-making tools. They help us get to places. And they are becoming more immersed in our everyday lives.

22 Sep
Artificial Intelligence

Geospatial Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become a buzzword that symbolizes the next stage of innovative technological transformations and how the industry in the future would be driven. Using intelligent algorithms, data classification and smart predictive analysis, AI has its utility in a large number of sectors.
A more specific subset of AI that combines the exactitude of GIS with the razor-sharp analysis and solution-based approach of AI is termed Geospatial AI, or simply Geo.AI.

15 Sep
Electric-Utilities

Fighting electricity theft in Nigeria with GIS

The main consequence of electricity theft is widespread power outages. Also, electric utility companies across Nigeria struggle with illegal connections to the power grid that generate huge losses and are a hazard for locals. GIS Cloud a software development company from Croatia is joining the fight to help mitigate this problem.
The Enugu Electricity Distribution Company utilized their GIS solution to map the entire distribution network and enumerate customers, an important step in tackling the rampant electricity theft in Nigeria.

13 Aug
GIS-Dictionary

GIS DICTIONARY

Despite what you may have heard, there’s A LOT more to GIS than “maps and data”: That’s why we’ve put together this comprehensive list of GIS definitions: We give you stunning visualizations so you can have 20/10 vision of each definition term.From A to Z, GIS professionals, students and everyone with an interest can sharpen their GIS knowledge with these GIS dictionary definitions and meanings.

29 May
GIS-Business-Plan

GIS for Businesses

The reality is this because most organizations don’t know anything about GIS, they don’t understand how it can benefit them.
…And since the market has not yet fully matured, even in cases where GIS could be beneficial, it isn’t being utilized.
But this doesn’t have to be the case. Look at your organization and you’ll realize that people make projects work.