Another item passed along from James Fee:
ArcGIS for Home Use makes GIS available to everyone. This offer is ideal for existing ArcGIS users who want to use the same powerful software at home for noncommercial personal use and for individuals who want to expand their GIS skills. However, anyone can participate in this program.
For a $100 annual fee, the ArcGIS for Home Use 12-month term license includes:
- ArcGIS 3D Analyst
- ArcGIS Geostatistical Analyst
- ArcGIS Network Analyst
- ArcGIS Publisher
- ArcGIS Schematics
- ArcGIS Spatial Analyst
- ArcGIS Tracking Analyst
This is why GIS is better …
Michael Carson from Santa Monica passed along this cool little iPhone app – can’t wait to try it!
Looking to easily collect GIS data with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch? Check this one out! And it’s free!
Very good article about the value of GIS (and has some nice case studies too). Click here to read.
Sonoma Land Trust is seeking a part-time GIS Manager to oversee all aspectsof the GIS program. The GIS Manager will report to the Conservation Easement StewardshipManager and will work closely with staff from the acquisition, stewardship and communicationsteams.
Note: The position is 20 hours per week. Sonoma Land Trust offers competitive salary and benefits.The salary for this position will be based upon the selected candidate’s experience and the salarystructure of the organization.
View the job announcement (.pdf document)
For those of you in the LA Area, I wanted to invite you to the gathering of a little geospatial group that gets together every couple of months in a social setting. It’s composed of anyone in the LA area who is thinking geospatially.
We’ll be gathering in Koreatown this time and we’ll hang out and then get some fine eatin’ kalbi after we’re done refreshing ourselves at the HMS Bounty.
If you are going to come, please email Tia Morita (the organizer) so we can make sure we reserve enough space.
Here are the details:
DATE: Thursday, June 30th
TIME: 5:30 – on
PLACE: HMS Bounty (3357 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90010)
If you can stick around for dinner, we’ll be going to a great Korean BBQ restaurant afterwards.
3014 W. 7th St
Los Angeles, CA 90005
To whet your appetites: http://www.moodaepobbq.com/
This year’s GIS Day event is titled “GIS – The Fabric of LA County.”
Please share with your GIS contacts. You are invited to join us for Los Angeles County’s 4th Annual GIS Day! SAVE THE DATE Flyer (PDF)
For details go to: http://gis.lacounty.gov/gisday
As in past years, we invite government agencies, collage students, and private vendors to showcase their activities and solutions, supporting the development of a GIS community in Los Angeles County.
We will follow-up with more information and details on registering to speak or have a booth in the next few weeks.