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CONTENTS

FEATURE

INTERVIEW PAGE 16

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Smart Cities and Linked Data

Solving Societal Problems with Smart Cities

Technological Background

Interview with Martin Powell, Head of Urban Development, Siemens

FEATURE PAGE 20

FEATURE

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An Operational High-Resolution Forest Inventory Combining State-of-the-art Remote Sensing with Computer Analytics

Total Stations: the Surveyor’s Workhorse

TECHNOLOGY IN FOCUS

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Bathymetric Lidar

Features, Status and Trends

REPORT

FEATURE PAGE 27

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Sixth Session of UN-GGIM

The Need to Integrate BIM and Geoinformation

REPORT

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Building Information Modelling: Essentials and Issues

Together for Tomorrow’s Challenges

FEATURE PAGE 27

4th FIG European Young Surveyors Meeting in Amsterdam

Spatial Data and Smart Cities are Interdependent

REPORT

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The Future of Geomatics is Open Source

New Element Added to Intergeo

FOSS4G 2016

COMPANY’S VIEW

FEATURE PAGE 34

Selecting Cameras for UAV Surveys A Review of Cameras Popular amongst Aerial Surveyors

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‘CLEARLY’ to Improve Cooperation in Big Projects Future Insight

INTERGEO PREVIEW The front cover of this double-thick issue of GIM International shows Hamburg, the host city of Intergeo 2016. Hamburg is leading the way in Germany when it comes to the smart city concept, which makes it an excellent venue for the world’s largest trade show and conference on geomatics. ‘Smart City’ is one of the key topics at this year’s edition of Intergeo. (Courtesy: NEC Fotografie)

News & Opinion Editorial Insider’s View News GIM Perspectives

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International organisations page ADVERTISERS INDEX Aibotix, www.aibotix.com Beijing UniStrong, www.unistrong.com CHC, www.chcnav.com ComNav Technology, www.comnavtech.com Effigis, www.effigis.com FOIF, www.foif.com Geo-allen, www.geoallen.com geo-FENNEL, www.geo-fennel.de Geo-matching, www.geo-matching.com GeoMax, www.geomax-positioning.com Harris Geospatial, www.harris.com Harxon, www.harxon.com Hi-Target, en.hi-target.com.cn KCS TraceMe, www.trace.me Kolida, www.kolidainstrument.com Leica Geosystems, www.leica-geosystems.com

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MicroSurvey, www.microsurvey.com Phase One, industrial.phaseone.com Pythagoras, www.pythagoras.net Racurs, www.racurs.ru RIEGL, www.riegl.com Ruide, www.ruideinstrument.com Sanding, www.sandinginstrument.com Siteco Informatica, www.sitecoinf.it South Surveying, www.southinstrument.com Spectra Precision, www.spectraprecision.com Teledyne Optech, www.teledyneoptech.com TI Asahi, www.pentaxsurveying.com TI Linertec, www.tilinertec.com Trimble Geospatial, www.trimble.com Zoller & Fröhlich, www.zf-laser.com

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FIG GSDI IAG ICA ISPRS

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