AGI Northern Group
SIG Showcase
York 14th November 2013

Learn, Share, Innovate…
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Where is now!
• It is happening in the UK
• It is happening around the world
• It is happening in the palm of your hand

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Agenda
• Welcome
– Who’s who
• Awesome GeoDay
– Networking with GeoCommunity peers
– Sharing experiences & Knowledge
– Put...
AGI NG Committee 2013
• Chair:

Graham Morgan, Spatial Consultants
gmorgan@spatialconsultants.com
• Membership:
Peter Wigh...
Participating
• This is your forum…
– Twitter
@agiNorthGroup
#AGI_NG, #AGIShowcase

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– LinkedIn
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• Not for profit professional membership organisation
• Represents the UK GI commun...
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Chris Ewing
Andy Coote
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Gary Gale
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SIG Showcase

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    1. 1. AGI Northern Group SIG Showcase York 14th November 2013 Learn, Share, Innovate… www.agi.org.uk/north 1
    2. 2. Where is now! • It is happening in the UK • It is happening around the world • It is happening in the palm of your hand 2
    3. 3. Agenda • Welcome – Who’s who • Awesome GeoDay – Networking with GeoCommunity peers – Sharing experiences & Knowledge – Putting the AGI to work • #geobeers at The TangleWood • http://lanyrd.com/2013/agishowcases/ 3
    4. 4. AGI NG Committee 2013 • Chair: Graham Morgan, Spatial Consultants gmorgan@spatialconsultants.com • Membership: Peter Wightman, GMPTE gis@pmkw.co.uk • Web/Comms Coord: Mike Cottrill, Sellafield Ltd mike.cottrill@sellafieldsites.com • Conference Coord: Stuart Mitchell, Geodigital stuart@geodigital.biz • CPD Coord: Mike Shankster, Environment Agency michael.shankster@environment-agency.gov.uk • SIG Champion: Mike Cooper mike.cooper@leica-geosystems.com Claire Gilmour • Bob Barr r.barr@peartrees.com Chris Rhodes • Laura Hanson l.hanson@newcastle.ac.uk Rollo Home • Graham Smith G.R.Smith@mmu.ac.uk Abigail Page 4
    5. 5. Participating • This is your forum… – Twitter @agiNorthGroup #AGI_NG, #AGIShowcase – Facebook – LinkedIn http://www.agi.org.uk/north gmorgan@spatialconsultants.com 5
    6. 6. Association for Geographic Information • Not for profit professional membership organisation • Represents the UK GI community • “to maximise the use of GI for the benefit of the citizen, good governance & commerce” • 25th anniversary in 2014 • Hot Topics? – – – – Privacy / Security UK Location Strategy & INSPIRE Resilience Mobile infrastructure Geospatial integration Lots of new users Public sector efficiency Cloud Climate change Big Data Interoperability 6
    7. 7. AGI Northern Group • AGI regional SIG for North of England – – – – – Events Outreach AGI Council & policy making Professional Development CGeog(GIS) Community 7
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    9. 9. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Anne Kemp (Chair) Chris Ewing Andy Coote Steven Eglinton Rollo Home Gary Gale David Henderson Jonathan Marshall Abigail Page Simon Wheeler Angharad Stone Emma Bee Graham Wallace Dave Roberts Mike Cooper (AGI NG Champion) AGI Council 2013 9
    10. 10. SIG Showcase http://www.agi.org.uk 10
    11. 11. Sponsors 11

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