Location Intelligence Forum and Exhibition 2018 (LIFE 2018)


The Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI) WA and the
Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA)
are hosting the
Location Intelligence Forum and Exhibition 2018 (LIFE 2018) and the
Asia Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards (APSEA)

at the
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre 
Friday, 19th October 2018

You may be interested in a number of featured presentations in this upcoming event, including:

  • Digital Earth Australia and Precise Positioning: Location Intelligence for a Digital Economy Economy (by Dr Stuart Minchin, Chief of Environmental Geoscience, Geoscience Australia)

  • New Constellations, New Capabilities, and the 4th Industrial Revolution (by Peter Kinne, Director Australasia, DigitalGlobe Australia)

Please note that EOA members are welcome to register at the SSSI member discount rate.

Environmental Resources Information Network Jobs


The Department of the Environment and Energy are currently seeking candidates with expertise in remote sensing, spatial systems and data science for several positions in the Environmental Resources Information Network Branch (ERIN). All positions will be based in Canberra.
There are three positions available:

  • Remote Sensing Specialist

  • Spatial Systems Officer

  • Senior Data Analytics Officer

Applications for these positions close on the 22nd of October 2018.
Details on how to apply, including the role description, can be found on either APSjobs or the Department of the Environment and Energy website.

Update: Horizon2020 Project Call, EU Trade Mission

The enthusiastic interest or participation from the Australian EO community earlier this year at the AU/EU Industry Mission, resulted in several collaborations, partnerships and contracts between companies who attended, and has seen an increase in collaboration both locally and internationally. We’re now 6 months post mission, and there are two key opportunities for your consideration…

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