Advancing the geospatial ecosystem


What’s the scope of EO capabilities from space?

February 14, 2022

In their joint report ‘GHG Monitoring from Space’, the Group on Earth Observations (GEO), Climate TRACE
and the World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) show the current scope of Earth Observation capabilities from space.

IDC names Oracle a Leader

August 16, 2021

Oracle was named a leader by IDC in its MarketScape report on Customer Experience Management (CXM) Solutions for Utilities 2021 and also in Digital Customer Engagement Solutions for Utilities 2021.

UCLG report “Towards the Localization of the SDGs”

July 22, 2021

The report “Towards the Localization of the SDGs”, facilitated by UCLG, provides an analysis of LRGs’ efforts to respond to the pandemic in cities and territories worldwide, as well as their connections with the SDGs under review.

Virtual Launch of WGIC Report on GeoAI

April 15, 2021

The official launch of WGIC’s latest report, “Geospatial AI/ML (GeoAI) Applications and Policies – A Global Perspective”, took place on April 13th, 2021, during AI for Good, an event organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

World Energy Issues Monitor 2021

April 14, 2021

Last March, the World Energy Council published its annual World Energy Issues Monitor. Now in its 12th year, the report provides a forward-looking assessment of the global energy agenda based on the views of more than 2,500 energy leaders from 108 countries.

WGIC releases report on Geospatial Information and Privacy

March 16, 2020

The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) announced the release of a new report ‘Geospatial Information and Privacy: Policy Perspectives and Imperatives for the Geospatial Industry’. The report covers the fundamental provisions of data protection and privacy policy and its implications for the geospatial industry. It also provides legal regulations and processes, along with a snapshot of discussions and developments occurring around the world.