Association’s Federal Programs Conference behind held as part of a full week of events
April 9, 2015
MAPPS member firm principals will hear presentations by federal agency officials on programs, budgets and requirements for the acquisition of geospatial services, data and products by contract from the private sector.
Editor Anderson will present during the National Surveying, Mapping and Geospatial Conference
March 24, 2015
Leading professional associations MAPPS and NSPS are pleased to announce that Michael Anderson will be presenting on the POB Top 100 project at the National Surveying, Mapping and Geospatial Conference, to be held April 13-16 at the Hilton Hotel in Crystal City, Va.
Back in 2005, staff at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) realized that it was difficult to locate LiDAR coastal datasets because of the lack of a comprehensive list of available data, so a group started searching among state, county and local government agencies for existing datasets. The result was the first operational inventory of elevation data along United States coastlines.
That’s the theme of the hit HBO show “Game of Thrones,” and it’s hammered home week after week as the main characters struggle through ever-more difficult times.
While “Game of Thrones” is a fantasy—a gritty one, at that—its theme keeps showing up more often, not only in pop culture but in everyday life. The phrase is repeated on social media and in newspaper headlines. Winter is coming.