News from OGC Working Group

Members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) request comments on the draft charter for an OGC Land Administration Domain Working Group (DWG). Worldwide, effective and efficient land administration is an ongoing concern. Only 40 countries around the world have mature land information systems. Of the remaining nations, only 10% have some land administration capability in […]

INTERGEO – Key topic: Smart City

By taking “Smart City” as a key topic, INTERGEO 2016 is focussing on a multi-faceted issue that will shape the future. The preview of the leading international event for the geospatial community in Hamburg was attended by renowned experts from industry, science and public authorities. During their discussions, all were agreed that cities must and […]

Ascending Technologies

Always ahead: Ascending Technologies. The leading UAS developer & manu­facturer of technology for professional, civil & research UAV / drone use has currently  over 1,000 of their unique aircraft solutions in frequent operation worldwide. We met them at a Intergeo trade fair show, where they presented one of their new products.

Dr. Ilka May

Opinionleader Talk live with Dr. Ilka May. She is an Associate Director at Arup. Arup is a an engineering company based in London with registered offices at  Düsseldorf, Berlin and Frankfurt/Main und Umgebung. Before that she was at planen-bauen 4.0 – a company that has in its focus the digitalizing of building and construction.