Australian Smart ICT Report

The Australian Federal Government’s Smart ICT Report and recommendations is one of the single most significant advances for the Spatial Industry in Australia. It will promote the use of and collaboration between so many disciplines in our industry and create new opportunities for data capture, data management, data analysis and data visualisation; in which the role […]

Mapping the World

Before Google maps and satellite imagery cartographers painstakingly mapped the world. As you’ve spun the globe and studied your atlas dreaming of faraway places, have you ever wondered how that map came to be? Kelly spoke to Dr Bill Richardson from Flinders University who has published ‘The Portuguese Discovery of Australia: Fact or Fiction?’ and […]

Making Better Decisions With Geospatial Data

There is a geospatial component to every decision that must be made, from the day-to-day management of our personal lives to the bigger national and international issues.  Governments often find themselves stymied, tasked with coordinating massive immediate responses to events without having access to the most pertinent information.  This is changing with the advances in […]

Welcome to IMIA Blog!

Fellow IMIA members & guests, With great excitement, IMIA blog team would like to officially launch the blog page of the organization. In this blog, all members and guests would be updated with the latest happenings in the mapping industry. For members, this is THE place to promote your activities of your organization (whether your […]