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Best QGIS Courses in Spanish

Taking a QGIS course is surely at the goal of many for this year. From open source programs, QGIS has become the most demanded solution, both by private companies and government organizations. So, even if you master ArcGIS or another tool, include it in your sheet ...

Python: the language that geomatics should prioritize

Last year I witnessed how my friend "Filiblu" had to put aside his Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming with which he felt quite comfortable, and roll up his sleeves learning Python from scratch, to develop a plugin adaptation "SIT Municipal" on QGIS. It is an application that has been running ...

ArcGIS - The Book of Images

This is an enriching document that is available in Spanish, with very valuable content, both historically and technically regarding the management of images in the disciplines associated with earth sciences and geographic information systems. Most content has hyperlinks to pages where interactive content is. He…

Decentralization of Registry-Cadastre services in the public sector

This is the abstract of an interesting exhibition that will take place at the Annual Land and Property Conference, sponsored by the World Bank in the coming days of March 2017. Alvarez and Ortega will discuss the experience of decentralizing Registry / Cadastre services on a Front-Back Office model, in this case Private Banking, in accordance ...

Implementation of LADM using INTERLIS - Colombia

The third week of June, 2016 taught the INTERLIS Course, seen as a language and instrumentation to facilitate the implementation of the Land Administration Domain Model (LADM) in the Colombian land administration environment. The course was developed in two stages, one on a basic / theoretical level with a large group ...

Online MSc in Geographic Information Systems

Master sig online

Definitely, this is one of the best online masters alternatives applied to the geospatial area, and especially served in Spanish. The MSc (GIS) Graduate Program - Master of Science (Geographical Information Science & Systems), offered and certified by the Universität Salzburg, Austria, through its Geoinformatics Department - Z_GIS, is developed in ...

Master's in Design and Urban Planning [UJCV]

This is one of the most interesting master's degrees in the Central American region, considering the importance it has for local governments and the irreversible urgency charged by the disciplines implicit in the management of the territory under a human development approach. It comes at an interesting moment, when the José Cecilio del Valle University renews its ...

5 Online courses for Cadastre - very interesting

It is with great satisfaction that we announce that the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy carries out various education activities in Latin America, including free online distance courses. On this occasion he announces the new promotion of courses that will be offered from 2 to the 18 of November of 2015. The links listed below lead to the sites ...

Development in Free Software as engine of change

Almost everything is ready for the 7as gvSIG Latin America and Caribbean seminars, which will be held in Mexico. We believe that the gradual addition of public institutions, which have been controlled by proprietary software, has been a process in most situations since the implementation of international financing projects that ...

25,000 maps worldwide available for download

The Collection of Maps of the Library Perry-Castañeda is an impressive compilation that contains more than 250,000 maps that have been scanned and made available online. Most of these maps are public domain and, for now, they are available near 25,000. As an example, we show some of the maps available in the ...