School of GeoSciences

EEO-AGI(S) Series Programme

A Seminar Series in GIS, Remote Sensing, and GeoInformatics organised by the Edinburgh Earth Observatory in conjunction with the AGI-Scotland

Space is the Place: Past, Future, Blue, Green, Near, Deep

Old Library, Geography, Drummond Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP

Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are to be held in the Old Library at the Institute of Geography , University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh.

Note: In order to better-accommodate professionals attending talks, seminars are now held at 4.30pm in the Old Library, Geography, University of Edinburgh, Drummond Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP, except where otherwise stated.

These are then followed by AGI Geo-Drinks in Teviot Library Bar, EH8 9AJ at 5.45 allowing plenty room for informal professional networking.

Friday 29th Sep 2017, 4.30pm

Vanessa Lawrence, CB


Title: Taking GIS International

Friday 13th Oct 2017, 4.30pm

Dr. Leif Isaksen

Lancaster University/Exeter University

Title: Pelagios: Linking Past and Future Spaces

Friday 17th Nov 2017, 4.30pm

Dr. Lauren Biermann


Title:To follow - barriers to EO within government from Marine perspective

Friday 1st Dec 2017, 4.30pm

Ed Parsons

Geospatial Technologist, Google

Title: Googling the Future of Spatial

Friday 19th Jan 2018, 4.30pm

David Henderson

Managing Director

Ordnance Survey Great Britain

Title:To follow

Friday 27th April 2017 tbc, 4.30pm

Prof. Jamie Pearce

CRESH Research Group, University of Edinburgh

Title: To follow