Events

 

GISTIC organized a workshop

GISTIC organized a workshop on developing mobile applications and web applications using the Esri GIS platform, February 2014.

GISTIC participated in the 9 National Symposium

GISTIC participated in the 9th National Symposium for GIS, Eastern Province, April 2014.

GISTIC launches its Innovation Incubator

GISTIC launches its Innovation Incubator for GIS,
April 2012

GISTIC and Ministry of Hajj

GISTIC and Ministry of Hajj agree to develop a system for live monitoring of pilgrim movements from Arafat to Muzdalifa,
May 2014

GISTIC participated in the ARAMCO GIS Show

GISTIC participated in the ARAMCO GIS Show,
December 2013

GISTIC organized a training course

GISTIC organized a training course on using ArcGIS,
January 2014

GISTIC participated in the KAUST career day

GISTIC participated in the KAUST career day,
October 2014.

GISTIC with Boeing, Inc.

GISTIC discussed opportunities for collaboration with Boeing, Inc., November 2012.

GISTIC signs inaugural innovation projects

GISTIC signs inaugural innovation projects,
October 2013

GISTIC and Ministry of Hajj

GISTIC and Ministry of Hajj agree to exchange spatial information for the holy sites, February 2013.

GISTIC was visited by HH Prince

GISTIC was visited by HH Prince Dr. Turki Bin Saud Bin Mohammad Al-Saud, KACST Vice President for Research Institutes, February 2014.

GISTIC honors Jack Dangermond

GISTIC honors Jack Dangermond, Esri founder and president, for his support to the center. Esri is considered the biggest supplier of Geographic Information System (GIS) software, December 2012

GISTIC discussed ways of using GIS

GISTIC discussed ways of using GIS with a delegation from the Faculty of Public Health Informatics, February 2014

GISTIC with Dammam Municipality

GISTIC discussed opportunities for collaboration with Dammam Municipality, March 2014

GISTIC with Saudi Post

GISTIC discussed opportunities for collaboration with Saudi Post, February 2014

Achievements

GISTIC research wins best poster award

GISTIC research wins best poster award for “TAREEG: A MapReduce-Based System for Extracting Spatial Data from OpenStreetMap”, November 2014

GISTIC research wins best demo award

GISTIC research wins best demo award for “A GIS-based Serious Game Interface for Therapy Monitoring”,
November 2014

(e-Health care application)

GISTIC research wins best paper award

GISTIC research wins best paper award for “Towards a Mobile and Context-Aware Framework from Crowd Sourced Data”, November 2014