SICC News - October 2020

October 24, 2020


New SICC Members

We are pleased to welcome the following new members who joined last month:

Joshua Waters NSW
Michael Studdert NSW
Rosemary Hulak NSW
Abdul-Lateef Balogun Overseas
Prajwal Sharma Overseas
Prasadi Indrawimala QLD
Freyja Chyer QLD
Jett McLachlan QLD
Bailey O'Hara SA
Soheil Sabi VIC
Huiqi (Joyce) Peng WA
Mafkereseb Bekele WA



SSSI Events in October

SSSI is committed to delivering a lively and robust CPD program. SSSI is proud of its National Webinar Series. Showcasing national and international speakers discussing relevant topics of interest to the spatial and surveying professions. 

To see a list of all upcoming webinars click here

Don't forget to check out what is on offer via our eCPD 

From SDI to SKI: Putting knowledge in the hands of citizens

Explore the world of ‘innovation’ in spatial data infrastructures.
Spatial data infrastructures (SDI) have arguably emerged as one of the most significant advancements for coordinating, sharing and accessing geospatial data and services.  Yet, decision makers now require far more than just access to data and services – they want answers to problems.  It’s time to move beyond the current ‘data delivery’ paradigm and enable knowledge on-demand.  Read more and register here...

Other Events

Events postponed:

Events still scheduled:

URISA’s GIS Pro 2020 Conference Goes Virtual

USA’s primary GIS industry professional organisation, URISA holds an annual conference called GIS Pro. Normally hosted in different state each year, the conference is going to be virtual for 2020, providing SSSI Members and opportunity to look at the topics and potentially attend an international conference from the comfort of home.

Preliminary Schedule:

  • Virtual URISA workshops will take place on September 23 & 24 and October 6 & 7.
  • Keynote addresses, breakout sessions, partner-sponsored sessions, and special interest group meetings will take place on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday (September 29-October 2).
  • A Virtual Marketplace will provide access with solutions providers
  • Networking at the Virtual "Hotel Lounge" and opportunities to connect, engage, and collaborate will be plentiful.

More information.

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Angus Scown
Spatial Information & Cartography Commission

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Commissions & Special Interest Groups Manager

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