About Point of Beginning (POB)

Point of Beginning (POB) helps land surveyors and geomatics professionals in the surveying industry succeed through our coverage of new technologies and opportunities. We offer practical solutions to surveying and mapping problems, while keeping you up-to-date on business strategies, the law and education.

POB was first published in 1975 and quickly grew in popularity. In recent years, POB has expanded with a digital edition, eNewsletters, webinars, podcasts and through our online community forum, RPLS.com.

In 2012, POB launched GeoDataPoint, an innovative information resource for all geospatial-related professions and technologies. Visit www.geodatapoint.com to learn from the industry’s thought leaders about new technologies, applications and opportunities. 

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BNP Media is one of the country's leading business-to-business media companies serving industry professionals across 50+ industries through magazines, custom media, enewsletters, website conferences, events and market research. BNP Media is commited to helping professionals succeed in business by providing superior information.

We have advertisers and readers around the world, and can translate our publications in any language, depending on our clients' needs. Founded in 1926, BNP Media is a fourth-generation, family-run business headquartered in Troy, Michigan with regional offices around the country.

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More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

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In this October 2014 issue of POB, we explore cities across Europe pursuing new sustainable energy policies. Also, read how 3D laser scanning produces a winning topographic survey for a high school football field and running track.

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