Tag Archives: geospatial analysis

NGA to Increase Opportunities for Neurodiverse Workforce; Dr. Stacey Dixon Quoted

Dr. Stacey Dixon

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) will strive to increase workforce opportunities for neurodiverse individuals. NGA launched its Neurodiverse Federal Workforce pilot program in Dec. 2020. The agency will foster partnerships with MITRE and Melwood to provide jobs for people with disabilities. "NGA mission success is contingent on a world-class workforce with a wide diversity of opinions and expertise,” NGA deputy director and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient Dr. Stacey Dixon

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NGA Aims to Leverage Analytics, Adopt Agile Acquisition Through Commercial GEOINT Strategy; Robert Cardillo Comments

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency has released a new roadmap that details how NGA will leverage analytics and persistence from multiple GEOINT sources in order to deploy commercial GEOINT tools and services. The Commercial GEOINT Strategy highlights NGA’s plan to adopt a more agile approach to acquisition and advance the use …

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Army Taps GIS Technology for Green Energy Program

The U.S. Army Environmental Command has developed a “clear parcels” analytics tool to help the Energy Initiatives Task Force identify areas within military bases the command believes could be suitable for renewable energy initiatives. The agency created the methodology using geospatial data from the Army Mapper database, georeferenced information from the …

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