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If there is any chance you might be in the Camden, NJ area on September 10, Leica Geosystems and
the Surveyors Association of West Jersey will host a special half-day 3D educational event for
transportation surveying and engineering professionals on the Battleship New Jersey. At noon there will be a
tour of the battleship. From 1pm to 5pm there will be an educational seminar followed by hands-on
As part of this Leica Geosystems and Haag 3D will be scanning
the New Jersey as a volunteer
effort. You can register for the event here
. This is the kind of educational event that is certain to attract a number
of local surveyors who are likely not aware of 3D, perhaps a model for others to consider.
LiDAR News is updated 24/7 with the latest news and announcements affecting the business..
MAPPS 2014 Summer Conference
As a trade association, MAPPS focuses on the business aspects of the geospatial market. The
sessions and discussions during the MAPPS 2014 Summer Conference in Coeur d?Alene, Idaho focused
on the advancements in technologies that will create new opportunities and challenges for private
sector geospatial firms, as well as changes in the marketplaces in which companies compete.
Highlighting the conference, held July 27-31...
Check out our video of the week, hand-picked by our editorial team:
MAPPS Summer 2014 Recap
This video highlights the accomplishments of the MAPPS organization in 2014. It was shown at
the recent MAPPS Summer Conference in Coeur d?Alene, Idaho ...
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Will We Always Need Model
Extraction from LiDAR Data?: Ted Knaak ? Last week I attended the Florida
Survey and Mapping Society conference at the Marriott Sawgrass, Jacksonville. During an excellent
dinner with friends who are also TopoDOT users, the question was asked, ?Ted, what will you do
when LiDAR data just passes into all CAD programs and extracting models ...
All About 3D Data Capture
: John Shipley ? What happens when you pair a gaming headset with color
point cloud data and a walking virtual reality system? You get a life-like and cool immersive
experience. When the headset is the Oculus Rift Gaming Headset, the point cloud - a DotProduct
scan, and the virtual environment, the WorldViz Immersive Virtual Reality Wide Area ...
INTERGEO 2014 in Berlin is the 20th chapter of the leading international conference trade fair
for geodesy, geoinformation and land management. Geoinformation has moved to the heart of society
and provides the key to solving the challenges of our 21st century world. Modernising transport
routes, mobility and expanding broadband all require the increasing digitization of our
infrastructures - in the form of good governance via e-government. Climate change, the energy
revolution and flood prevention will also receive a prominent place on the conference agenda.
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Trimble Dimensions, November 3-5, 2014 in Las Vegas addresses innovations in Surveying, Mapping,
Construction, Civil Infrastructure and many other industries. The Conference is one of the most
educational and exciting
industry events providing insight into how information technology can transform the way
professionals work by using
integrated workflows to increase productivity. For more information, visit www.TrimbleDimensions.com
This section is an update about LiDAR conferences, training, seminars, webinars and other
relevant events. Feel free to make a suggestion for future consideration.
- Berlin, Germany: October 7-9
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