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xyHt Weekly News Recap: 12/15/2023

Peak District Pioneers AI Landscape Mapping using Bluesky Aerial Images  USGS Publishes Topobathymetric Data Powered by Teledyne Geospatial CZMIL SuperNova System  Podcast: The Early Days of 3D Laser Scanning with xyHt Author Geoffrey Jacobs  Trimble to Provide Advanced Positioning Systems to Sabanto for Enhanced Autonomous Tractor Performance  Common Ground Alliance Examines Telecom Industry’s Role in...

Maude Pelletier

24 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2024 Company: Balko TechnologiesCurrent position: PresidentAge: 39Education: MS geographic sciences, Laval University, Quebec City; BS geography, Laval University, Quebec; certification of professional piloting of light drones, Centre de Formation Aéronautique du Québec (CQFA) Pelletier is a geomorphologist with a strong background in GIS/geomatics. Her various professional expertise has...

Jake McCay

24 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2024 Company: LIDARUSACurrent position: Sales managerAge: 34Education: BS business management McCay worked in sales at a several companies prior to joining LIDARUSA. For more than four years he has been head of sales at LIDARUSA. Starting with no knowledge of the industry, he was quick to pick up...

Evan Applegate

24 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2024 Company: The Map ConsultancyCurrent position: CartographerAge: 35Education: MS in cartography and GIS, University of Wisconsin-Madison For  12 years Applegate has made beautiful, data-rich maps for the news, Fortune 500 companies, charitable foundations, and commercial interiors. He created his first maps in 2011 as a graphics editor for...

xyHt Weekly News Recap: 12/08/2023

AGI Skills Discussion Challenges Geospatial Community to Stand Up and Be Heard!  Early Bird Specials Already Available for Trimble Dimensions 2024  Saint Louis University, Taylor Geospatial Institute Ramp Up Hiring of Geospatial Faculty  Topcon Positioning Systems Announces New Global Sustainability Initiatives  Why Robotics is a Key Component in Uncrewed Aviation 

Alexander Hollberg

24 Young Geospatial Professionals to Watch in 2024 Company: Chalmers University of TechnologyCurrent Position: Associate professorAge: 38Education: PhD and MS in architectural engineering, BS in civil engineering Hollberg is an architectural engineer by training and since his first days of studies has been passionate about interdisciplinary collaboration. He joined Chalmers as assistant professor for computational...