15 Jun

Boundless Spotlight

Due to increased advancements in geospatial data and analysis, GIS technology has developed rapidly over the past few decades. Boundless is one company that has been working closely with GIS and watching it thrive. For the last 14 years, Boundless...
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2 May

Descartes Labs Spotlight

As satellite imagery becomes increasingly available, it’s important that we get access to the tools and platforms that help make sense of vast amounts data. Descartes Labs is leading this example by building a data refinery built on a cloud-based...
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26 Apr

Fulcrum for Education & Universities

Spatial Networks is a geospatial intelligence and technology company. The CEO, Tony Quartararo, is a geographer and an American Geographical Society Councilor who is passionate about promoting geographical literacy. Since Spatial Networks’ mobile data collection platform, Fulcrum, launched in 2011,...
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5 Apr

Travel Time Spotlight

Travel Time platform is a geospatial company based in London, that specializes in travel time. It began with iGeolise in 2009, when co-founder Charlie Davies was set in a traffic jam. As he sat waiting to move, he wondered why...
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27 Mar

Flourish Spotlight

Flourish is an online tool that aims to make advanced data visualization and interactive storytelling available to everyone. Based in London, this project was started in 2016, through the company, Kiln, which is a specialist data visualization agency creating made-to-order...
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15 Mar

Anti-Eviction Mapping Project Spotlight

The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project (AEMP) began in 2013 to bring light to the gentrification of San Francisco’s Bay area. AEMP is a data-visualization, data analysis, and storytelling collective, documenting through maps and articles, the disbursement of San Francisco Bay Area...
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19 Dec

The Food Trust Spotlight

The Food Trust is a nationally recognized nonprofit founded in 1992 and based in Philadelphia. The Food Trust works with neighborhoods, schools, grocers, farmers and policymakers in the city and across the country to develop a comprehensive approach to improved...
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6 Dec

Azavea Spotlight

  At a Glance: Azavea is a B Corporation which stretches the possibilities of geospatial technology to enable their clients to answer complex questions in a wide range of domains: urban ecosystems, water, infrastructure planning, economic development, public transit, elections,...
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4 Nov

Teralytics Spotlight

At a Glance: Teralytics is a Switzerland-based company that works to understand human mobility patterns in order to unlock new solutions in urban planning, transportation and travel. As cities become increasingly digitized, understanding the way humans move in and out...
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