Episode 46

In this episode, we interview Linda Hecht, geographer, marketer and geospatial location leader.  We discuss Linda’s long career at Esri and what makes her tick now, we talk about her passion for geography and its impact on marketing and we ask what she believes the future of GIS will look like.

Listen below:

Spatial News

  • New Crime Analyst Tools in Pro

https://www.esri.com/arcgis-blog/products/arcgis-pro/public-safety/introducing-the-new-crime-analysis-tools-in-arcgis-pro/

  • FOSS4G 2018 International

https://2018.foss4g.or.tz/EventManagement/public/e/1/foss4g-2018-dar-es-salaam

  • Tinder Places

https://blog.mapbox.com/tinder-places-match-with-maps-2278c5fc376b

Interview with Linda Hecht

https://www.linkedin.com/in/lindahecht/

http://www.51by1.com/

 

 

 

 

One thought on “Episode 46

Add yours

  1. Over the years, GIS has painted itself into a corner. I recently saw a Microsoft AI commercial that was all about GIS and big data. The GIS community should have owned big data, IoT and even some AI. However, many in the GIS community are being left behind.

    Consider Certified Information Security Officers (CISO) positions. This is the new darling and is highly sought after. Somehow, the GIS community needs demonstrate their worthiness. Even Geospatial Intelligence does not seem to be GIS, but something else.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: