On Tuesday 21 Feb, Geoger hosted the inaugural Rasters Revealed one-day conference at Worcester College, Oxford. The conference was organised to try and pull together attendees from across different sectors to share and discuss their use of a common data-type, namely spatial raster grids. There were 57 attendees in total on the day which was a… Continue reading Rasters Revealed
From an announcement from the QGIS mailing list: RQGIS has released a new version of RQGIS! RQGIS establishes an interface between R and QGIS, i.e. it allows the user to access the QGIS geoalgorithms from within R. With the new release, it is possible to run the most recent QGIS releases (>=2.18.2) with RQGIS. RQGIS […]… Continue reading Open source goodness! RQGIS
Geoger is pleased to announce the award of a new Defra consultancy contract. We are part of a consortium led by Specto Natura Ltd along with APMGeo Ltd which is tasked to operationalise the creation of a set of generic indicator products under the Earth Observation Data Integration Pilot (EODIP) project framework. The project takes the technical specification for an… Continue reading A further Defra project win
It's been a while since I last wrote a blog post, and that's mainly due to the fact that I've been really busy! Which is great. There's been a lot on at the moment culminating in a heady nexus of getting existing contracts finished, negotiating new work and starting new contracts, as well as tendering for… Continue reading A partridge in a….
About 18 months ago we had solar panels installed on Geoger Towers (this may or may not be an accurate description of the Geoger office!). With this comes the ability to monitor power generation and use, as well as a host of other things. During the install we were warned that a small tree in… Continue reading Know your site!
On 21st Feb 2017 Geoger will be hosting the inaugural Rasters Revealed one-day meeting at Worcester College, Oxford. Registration, and a call for presentations are both open and can be found by going to the meeting webpage. I'm very excited about this, and a tad nervous. I've been wanting to attend a meeting that tries… Continue reading Rasters Revealed open for booking!
On Saturday Oct 1st I attended the House of the Commons Mapathon held at Oxford Brookes University. This was designed to kick-start the House of the Commons 2016 series of events which will run throughout October 2016. The day was run by Charlie Fisher (from Transition By Design) and colleagues, and started with an introductory talk by Andy Wightman,… Continue reading House of the Commons Mapathon