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USGIF Creates Academic Advisory Board

January 27, 2011

The USGIF Academic Advisory Board exists to advance geospatial education and connect an expanding geospatial talent pool with professional opportunities in the GEOINT community.

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Jan. 26 ETS Luncheon with NGA's Dr. Gregory Smith at Capacity

January 19, 2011

WEATHER UPDATE 11:05 AM – Today’s luncheon is still scheduled as planned. Please drive safely on your way as precipitation has fallen across the region. Current forecasts show snow arriving after 3 p.m., and we’ll have you out and on your way before then.

As part of the USGIF Workshop Series, the USGIF Emerging Technologies Subcommittee is excited to host another luncheon for USGIF members. This unique and free event will include lunch and guest speaker Dr. Harold Gregory Smith, who is currently serving as NGA’s Chief Scientist and the Deputy Director of InnoVision.

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2011 USGIF Scholarship Program Opens on Jan. 18

January 14, 2011

Applications will be posted here.

High school seniors, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students within the geospatial sciences field or one related to it are encouraged to submit applications by the May 2 deadline.

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U.S. Air Force Academy Geospatial Intelligence Program Accredited by USGIF

January 12, 2011

USGIF has recently accredited the U.S. Air Force Academy’s geospatial intelligence program.

Learn more about USGIF accreditation

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Thank you for attending the Jan. 11 for GEOINTeraction Tuesday

January 11, 2011

Although inclement weather was predicted to hit the D.C. Metro area on Jan. 11, the bi-monthly GEOINTeraction Tuesday networking event went on as planned.

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USGIF Website Recognized with Two Creativity Awards

December 21, 2010

USGIF’s corporate web portal was honored with two 2010 Silver W3 Awards for outstanding creativity.

Read more about why the USGIF web portal was recognized and what the Award means.

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Join USGIF on Jan. 11 for the first GEOINTeraction Tuesday event of 2011

December 20, 2010

January’s guest speaker is Mr. Barry M. Barlow, Director, Acquisition Directorate, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).

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Have you read GIF's interview with NGA Director Letitia A. Long?

December 16, 2010

Read the full interview here

Geospatial Intelligence Forum, official publication of USGIF, interviewed newly appointed NGA Director, Letitia A. Long for the October and GEOINT 2010 issue on providing GEOINT professionals the resources needed to do their jobs.

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Directions Magazine and Penn State produce webinar on the Paradigm Shift in Geospatial Intelligence

December 9, 2010

Brought to you by Directions Magazine and Penn State University, this unique webinar featured Dr. Max Baber, USGIF Director of Academic Programs, and covered challenges for a new generation of analysts to support the GEOINT tradecraft.

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Special USGIF-NAB Workshop on Full Motion Video

November 29, 2010

On Wednesday, December 1, the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) and the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) held a one-day workshop titled “Mastering the Transition to Digital.”

The event filled the venue to capacity with 75 attendees and speakers from government, the broadcast community, and industry.

Some of the participants PowerPoint presentations are now available.

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