Ted Madson

Ted Madson is director of LSS Seminars & Publishing Co. in Douglas, Ga. He can be reached at ted.madson@surveyors.org.


Opinion: Embrace Change or Risk Obsolescence

October 14, 2009
Like it or not, the horizontal and vertical position of parcels that can be determined from the local government GIS is well along its way to becoming a reality. We must take our heads out of the sand and begin to expand our markets.
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Defining Geomatics

October 2, 2009
Posted By Ted Madson on 10/1/2009 at 3:52 PMMuch has been posted about “Geomatics.” For clarification, the University of Florida program in Geomatics describes it as follows:“Geomatics refers to the
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Opinion: Surveyors Need to Rethink Their Roles

September 29, 2009
Surveyors traditionally define the boundaries and shape of the land. However, we need to rethink the role of surveying licensees as being the lead professionals for issues dealing with the other uses of the land. As such, we would control the flow of work and fees.
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The Future of Surveying - Point #2

September 16, 2009
Posted By Ted Madson on 9/15/2009 at 8:56 AMTHESIS: The remaining markets for surveying are driven by factors other than the traditional desires of our clients.RESPONSES:“Too often we as a
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HxGN Live

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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