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09/19/2019

Blue Marble's Knight to speak at NSRS2022 Overview & Prospectives Workshop about the coming datum change

Hallowell, Maine - September 19, 2019 - Blue Marble Geographics (bluemarblegeo.com) is pleased to announce that it will be speaking at the NSRS2022 Overview & Prospectives Workshop on September 20, 2019, in Plant City, Florida. This event brings together experts in the geodetic sciences to discuss the upcoming modernization of the National Spatial Reference System (NSRS) in 2022, and to help prepare industry professionals for this change.

Blue Marble's Director of Product Management, Sam Knight, will speak about the adoption of the new NSRS in geospatial software, as well as participate in a Question & Answer panel. Sam is uniquely qualified to speak on this topic as he is responsible for developing and conducting Blue Marble's successful applied geodesy training program, and for leading the product management team responsible for the ongoing development of Geographic Calculator, the GeoCalc Online Geodetic Registry, and GeoCalc SDK, Blue Marble's suite of geodetic software.

"The upcoming 2022 datum change will have a huge impact on many geospatial professionals, and Blue Marble is happy to provide support and guidance to the community," stated Knight. "The importance that geospatial managers are prepared for this change is critical, and the NSRS2022 Workshop provides a welcome platform to discuss and learn about how to handle this change."

Knight's presentation will take place from 2:05 pm to 2:45 pm. For more information visit here.

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About Blue Marble Geographics: Since the early 1990s, Blue Marble Geographics has been a pioneer in the development of powerful and innovative geospatial software. Widely regarded for its expertise in coordinate conversion and file format support, Blue Marble's products include Geographic Calculator, the paradigm for highly accurate spatial data conversion and advanced projection management; Global Mapper, a fully-functional and affordable GIS application; and the Global Mapper LiDAR Module, a suite of powerful point cloud processing tools.

Contact Information:
David McKittrick
Blue Marble Geographics
Hallowell, ME, USA
davidm@bluemarblegeo.com
800-616-2725
+1(207) 622-4622