Directions LIVE 2016 – Townsville @ Rydges Southbank
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Directions Banner_630x355

Learn how to ‘geo-enlighten your organisation’ at Directions LIVE 2016.

This year’s roadshow will highlight how you can extend the benefits of geospatial technology throughout your entire business – to streamline workflows and maximise your return on investment.

Discover how to further leverage the ArcGIS platform’s spatial analysis capabilities and see how this technology gives your organisation the competitive edge.

At Directions LIVE 2016, you will learn the benefits of working with 3D and 4D data, how to select the perfect app to tackle any challenge, and how ArcGIS Pro complements ArcMap functionality.

We will also be showcasing the innovative ways local organisations are improving operational efficiency with GIS technology.

Directions LIVE is free for Esri users – with light lunch provided.

Register today to join our team of ArcGIS experts and your local GIS user community, and learn how to unlock the full potential of the platform – the market’s only complete GIS solution.

The challenge of digital disruption and data governance @ Brisbane CBD
Aug 3 @ 11:45 am – 2:00 pm
The challenge of digital disruption and data governance @ Brisbane CBD

A panel of data and industry experts will examine changes to IP and copyright and the disruption of current business models that current and future technologies are creating, with an open discussion about governance considerations that may affect surveying businesses now and in the coming years. This will be an insightful, interesting and challenging discussion around how technology and big data are redefining business opportunities.

The speakers will be:

  • Professor Kevin McDougall, Head of School, Civil Engineering and Surveying University of Queensland
  • Rachel Sciascia, Partner, Gadens
  • Nicole Stephensen, Principal Consultant, Ground Up Consulting Pty Ltd
  • Adam Beck , Executive Director, Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand Secretariat, Centre for Data Leadership

Image credit: ©

Future of Place Summit @ Elements Collective, Brisbane
Aug 25 all-day
Future of Place Summit @ Elements Collective, Brisbane

The Future of Place Summit aims to be a day filled with critical discussion, knowledge sharing and networking around the intersection of people, place technology and data.

The event will focus on four themes:

  • Designing for digital lifestyles — A new human-centred planning approach
  • From precinct plans to development reality — The evolving digital and data DNA of urban growth
  • Data-inspired discussions — Tapping into the real voice of the community
  • Streets reimagined — The digital backbone for better experiences

Delegates can take part in person or via Zoom.


Sign up now to stay up to date about all the news from Spatial Source. You will get a newsletter every week with the latest news.

City of Sydney: Growing green with GIS
The City of Sydney has set targets to grow a cooler, more di...
Victorian Surveyor-General makes historic apology
The apology acknowledges the role that SGs played in the dis...
One year to go: Countdown to FIG 2025!
Thousands of surveyors from around the world will converge o...
LiDAR shows Pacific cities are older than once thought
LiDAR has helped to show that city structures were being bui...
PlanTech partners aim to transform urban planning
The new effort highlights technology’s role in improving p...
Dual-band GNSS platform
The u-blox F10 GNSS platform combines L1 and L5 to offer enh...