South Africa

The launch of GeoRabble South Africa will take place in Gauteng & Cape Town on 10 & 17 July respectively.  Here follows the details for both events:

GeoRabble Gauteng #1, University of Pretoria

The first GeoRabble Gauteng will take place at the University of Pretoria on 10 July 2013.

Place: University of Pretoria, Geography 1-2

Time: 17:30 – 19:30

Format: A handful Geoinspired speakers, 10 mins each.

Confirmed Speakers and topics: 

  • Roger Blewett – MC and “Thinking out of the Workspace”
  • Peter Shmitz – Geoforensics
  • Marius van der Merwe – GIS in the Cloud
  • Samy Katumba – GIS and Renewable Energy Planning
  • Stuart Martin – Seeing beyond the Picture
  • Victoria Rautenbach – Spatial Cognition and Perception

Registration: Attendance is free, but for catering purposes we need you to register!

Register at http://georabble-gauteng.eventbrite.com/

GeoRabble Cape Town #1, Mowbray

The first GeoRabble Cape Town event will take place at the Mowbray Golf Course on 17 July 2013 at 17:30 for 18h00.

Format: A handful Geoinspired speakers, 10 mins each, followed by open discussions, networking, food and drinks.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Chris Tanner – 3D Modeling
  • Sebastien Wenger – Low-cost 3D mapping of an urban environment using Structure from Motion
  • Wilhelm Herbst – Optimizing asset management with mobile GPS
  • Mike Steyn – The Moore’s affect in GIS
  • Chlodwik Rossouw – Is GIS a profession or a tool?
  • All – Open floor discussions

Place: Mowbray Golf Course, 1 Raapenberg Road, Mowbray, Cape Town, 7450, South Africa – Map

Time: 17:30 – 20:00 (Proceedings will start at 18:00)

Registration: Attendance is free, but for catering purposes we need you to register!

Register at http://georabble-capetown.eventbrite.com/

We’re pleased that AAMGroup have come on board to sponsor both South African events, thank you!

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2 thoughts on “South Africa

  1. Very cool!

    Posted by rita albrecht | 27/06/2013, 4:05 pm
  2. Hi
    Have put a link up for Cape town event at Linkedin group
    AFRICA – Surveyors, Geomatics and Spatial data practitioners network
    Please feel free to add more details


    Posted by Chris Kirchhoff | 16/07/2013, 4:21 pm

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