Save the date for “Spotlight Event” at the University of Minnesota on June 4th.

Mark your calendars!  Join us on Wednesday June 4th at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus for a day of presentations and networking with geospatial professionals.  Details of the event are still in the works, but you can plan on: Presentations By Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analysis Lab Polar Geospatial Center U Spatial Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and others Workshops On Remote sensing Geospatial information Data integration Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.  Check back later for registration and agenda details.   In the meantime, please contact Keith Pelletier for more information, or visit the University of Minnesota […]

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The Great Lakes at Night

The Great Lakes at night, submitted by Brian Huberty, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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Join us for a technical meeting and tour of Primordial in St. Paul

Everyone in the Twin Cities and western Wisconsin is cordially invited to join us for a late afternoon technical meeting and tour of Primordial, Inc. on Thursday November 14th. Primordial is a geographic information system (GIS) software company established in 2002 and based in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Primordial’s flagship products are Ground Guidance off-road route planning software and Ooze crowdsourcing GIS platform. Primordial has secured more than $14 million in contracts from the United States Army, United States Air Force (USAF), Missile Defense Agency (MDA), United States Marine Corps (USMC), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Rockwell Collins, General Dynamics, […]

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Check out the University of Minnesota U-Spatial Speaker Series (and more…)

Everyone within comfortable driving distance of the Twin Cities is encouraged to check out some upcoming events put on by the U-Spatial group at the University of Minnesota. As part of their mission, U-Spatial provides support to bring outstanding national and international researchers working on spatial issues to the University of Minnesota.  They have four speakers lined up for the remainder of 2013. For all the details, visit https://uspatial.umn.edu/spatialspeakers. Also be sure to check out their upcoming U-Spatial Symposium happening on October 21st. According to their Web site: “The U-Spatial Symposium brings together people working on spatial questions and issues in […]

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MnGeo Provides Imagery for Walker Art Center Exhibit

Now there’s something you don’t see everyday: a 20′ x 30′ aerial image displayed at an art center. Read that again, that’s 20 feet x 30 feet! The folks from the Minnesota Geospatial Information Office teamed up with staff from the Walker Art Center on an exhibit by Fritz Haeg entitled “At Home in the City.” Walker staff worked with Thomas Reprographics to print the imagery and prepare the exhibit. Very cool!

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