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Drilling skills for geologists

Online

The aim of this certificate is to improve the candidate's understanding of the fundamental processes that are involved in drilling boreholes and therefore to improve the candidate's effectiveness in identifying the source of problems and managing a drilling project. The program also examines fundamental aspects of the use and application of drilling fluids and the...

$907

Using the Integrated Geospatial Information Framework

Online

This online course looks at strengthening geospatial information management through the use of the UN’s Integrated Geospatial Information Framework. The Integrated Geospatial Information Framework is the United Nations endorsed Framework that was developed in collaboration between the United Nations and the World Bank to provide a basis and guide for countries to reference when developing...

Free

Groundwater Conference 2021

Online

The Geological Society of South Africa’s Ground Water Division and its Gauteng Branch invite all businesses, universities, municipalities, water authorities and the private groundwater users to join in discussing groundwater. This year’s conference will follow a hybrid model, and will be held under the theme “Groundwater resilience and visibility”. This scientific conference aims to help...

Introduction to drones for sustainable mining

Online

The Introduction to Drones for Sustainable Mining Course is an industry-specific short course, focused on the application of drones in the mining industry covering aspects of surveying, photographic methodologies, drilling and blasting, draglines and various downstream activities in the mining value chain. The practical experience brought by DSL combined with the University of Pretoria’s academic...

$1260

BIMHarambee.Africa 2021

Online

The second instalment of the BIMHarambee.Africa conference will be held under the theme “BIM in 2030 and its role in smart cities”. It will look at what BIM in 2030 might look like, and what skills might be required to ensure that BIM is adopted and practised in a manner which is beneficial to the...

Free

Introduction and applications: UAV vs aerial camera

Online

Vexcel Imaging recently announced Oakar Services Ltd as a new sales partner for the Eastern African market. The two companies will be hosting a webinar to demystify differences in the applications of UAVs and aerial cameras for mapping. The webinar will provide you an overview of Vexcel Imaging’s product offering, and help you identify which...

Free

Third Barry Lawrence Ruderman Conference on Cartography

Online

The third biennial Barry Lawrence Ruderman Conference on Cartography will focus on the theme of Indigenous mapping. The conference, to be held digitally, is hosted by the David Rumsey Map Center at Stanford Libraries, which sits on the ancestral land of the Muwekma Ohlone Tribe. It is sponsored and co-organised by Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique...

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Geostatistics: Shaping the fourth industrial revolution

Online

The Institute of Mine Surveyors of Southern Africa’s Robin Kock and Prof. Fred Cawood will be hosting a presentation and conversation with Dr Isobel Clark on “Geostatistics: Shaping the fourth industrial revolution”. Dr Clark will be reflecting on her career and the leading role geostatistics plays in shaping the fourth industrial revolution. The event is...

Free

Leveraging geospatial data and tools to accelerate clean cooking access

Online

Join this webinar on leveraging geospatial data and tools to accelerate clean cooking access. The World Resources Institute and Clean Cooking Alliance are currently leading the development of the Clean Cooking Explorer (CCE), an online, open-source, and interactive geospatial data platform for Nepal. The platform aims to provide stakeholders across public and private sectors with...

Free

Spatial Data Science Conference 2021

Online

The spatial data community, nestled at the intersection of GIS, advanced analytics and data science, is growing rapidly and answering some of the most pressing questions in both the private and public sector. The Spatial Data Science Conference brings together professionals who work at this intersection to discuss the latest developments and applications in spatial...

OGC API Virtual Code Sprint 2021

Online

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) invites software developers to the October 2021 OGC API Virtual Code Sprint, which will focus on the following draft OGC API specifications: OGC API - RoutesOGC API - Discrete Global Grid SystemsOGC API - Common To ensure that all new OGC API standards are as developer-friendly, usable, and as mature...

Free

Spatial data science: The new frontier in analytics

Online

This free online course offered by Esri explores the application of spatial data science to find patterns and tackle complex problems. You'll work with analytical tools in Esri's ArcGIS software and learn how to integrate popular open data science packages into your analyses. This course will help you: Understand how spatial data science helps uncover...

Free

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