Category Archives: Education

XPONENTIAL Conference Preview

If you are planning on attending next week’s AUVSI XPONENTIAL conference in New Orleans then this Lidar News conference preview may be of some help in planning your time there. With over 600 exhibitors this is the BIG one for unmanned … Continue reading

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AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL 2016

To add more excitement to AUVSI’s annual conference they came up with a pretty catchy name. XPONENTIAL 2016 is the BIG one with over 650 exhibitors featuring automated vehicles, robotics, drones and more. It starts May 2 and runs for … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – April 19, 2016

The Lidar News Today enewsletter recapping the top events from last week is now available. This issue includes an important article on the impact of software on the lidar industry, highlights from last week’s IGTF and SPAR 3D conference, a … Continue reading

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Mobile Laser Scanning Workshop

The second annual MoLaS workshop has been announced. From 23-24 November  2016, Fraunhofer IPM is hosting the second international MoLaS workshop on the subject of mobile laser scanning at its premises in Freiburg, Germany. Thirteen internationally renowned experts in 3D mapping … Continue reading

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USIBD Combines with BIMForum

This seems like a win for both groups. The USIBD has just announced that their second annual Symposium will combine with the BIMForum’s fall event in Atlanta, GA. The USIBD event will take place on October 16 and 17 while … Continue reading

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Lidar Degrading Field Skills

This article in the Irish Times caught my eye because it involves lidar and ecology, or more specifically ecologists which is a career that my son is pursuing. The concern is that the use of technology such as lidar and … Continue reading

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Lidar Utilization Survey

I received the following message and thought that many of you would be able to make a valuable contribution to this research. “I am Fangyu (Denise) Guo, a Ph.D. candidate at Iowa State University. I am working with Dr. Charles … Continue reading

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Frontier Day – April 15, 2016

As part of the upcoming IGTF 2016 annual conference in Ft. Worth, TX April 11 – 15 the ASPRS is offering an additional outreach program designed to attract K – 12 students and non-ASPRS consumers of geospatial data and information. … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – March 22, 2016

The latest Lidar News Today is now available. This week’s edition features an article by Jamie Young at Merrick that takes a look at the use of a number of data collection platforms and asks the question “what is the … Continue reading

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Lidar News Today – March 15, 2016

The Lidar News eNewsletter is now available with a recap of the important news items from the 3D laser scanning and lidar industries. You can subscribe here. Jeff Fagerman explains the options for decimeter and millimeter GNSS control, we interview … Continue reading

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