Geospatial Commission Strategy Publishing

Mapping a new world of location data

Location data, also known as geospatial data, is used across sectors as diverse as infrastructure, housing and retail. The UK government has published a strategy setting out how the UK will unlock the power of location data.

Deetu MIPIM Projects Directory Site

Deetu launches MIPIM 2020 global project directory

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Paul Unger

For the second year running Deetu, part of the BWB Group, has been appointed technical partner for MIPIM, where more than 25,000 of the industry’s most influential players gather from all sectors of the international property community.

Camden What3words

Tag every object in UK, says Geospatial Commission

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Nicola Byrne

The government's dedicated agency for geographic information systems has recommended that every building, waterway and road should have a unique identifier or code to help deliver better data sharing.

Geovation Scotland

Geovation Scotland welcomes first startups

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Paul Unger

Registers of Scotland and Ordnance Survey have announced the first businesses joining the Geovation Scotland Accelerator Programme; a funded initiative that provides start-ups with support, mentorship and access to high quality data and office space.

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Urban futures: Fresh ways to look at a city

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Paul Unger

One of the clearly emerging benefits of modern property methods is the set of tools and techniques for looking at cities. Assessing sites, measuring economies and mapping data has never been easier.

Eight Emerging Geospatial Technologies

Eight emerging geospatial technologies

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Nicola Byrne

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A report funded by the Geospatial Commission highlights eight emerging technologies in the geospatial sector, including Artificial Intelligence, 3D scanners, and immersive technologies.