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  • 00:14

    PODCAST: Eric Zitz, New YPG USGIF Board Member

    in Military

    Each year, USGIF brings on a new board member who represents the foundation’s Young Professionals Group (YPG) and serves as the YPG working group’s chair during his or her one-year term.  This Young Professionals board member has full voting power within the board and exemplifies all the qualities of a future leader and represents GEOINT Young Professionals as a whole.   Last year, Mr. Alex Martinez, Staff Engineer at Lockheed Martin, served in this role.  And, now he is passing the baton the newest YPG board member Eric Zitz, who is an Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton.
    Today, we are fortunate enough to be spending time with both Alex and Eric.

  • 01:40

    KiwK Presents- QUESTIONS for YPG

    in Military

    I'm opening my phone lines and inviting all whom are inquiring about the process for Americans to join the fight against ISIS to #SaveKobani with the YPG.


     


    This is part one of the Q & A! All questions are welcome.


     


    347-327-9710


    Please visit The Lions of Rojava facebook page then LIKE AND SHARE!!!


     


    AT THIS TIME, ONLY INDIVIDUALS WITH MILITARY EXPERIENCE WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME.


     


    IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CONTACT THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE


    CALL 1 (202) 647-6575

  • 00:46

    Where I'm From and Where I Am; Super Bowl is here!

    in Sports

    Where I'm From and Where I Am



    Wizards (31-16) and Rockets (32-14); both in 3rd in the conference
    'Skins (4-12) and Texans (7-9); questions at QB, difference is defense
    Nationals and Astros; top rated in NL, bottom rated AL


    Super Bowl is here!



    Patriots: very good defense (Darrelle Revis and Jamie Collins); very good offense (Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski); running game (3.9 yac; Blount-4.7); don't forget about Tim Wright
    Seahawks: great defense (Richard Sherman and Bobby Wagner); good offense (Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch); running game (175.3 ypg, 5.4 yac); big-play receivers are Lynch and Luke Willson


    2 minute warning

  • 01:00

    KiwK-Special Coverage of ISIS Crisis

    in Entertainment

    On today's show I'm kicking it with 3 men who intend to leave the US to fight ISIS alongside the Kurdish YPG . They're going to talk to me about what's going on with the Kurds who find themselves under attack, yet again, and this time their attackers are in the form of ISIS. Warning: I don't do them often, I know, this is a serious show so no blocked numbers will be picked up. If you have questions or would like to show your support, you are more than welcome to call in and do so. 347-327-9710


    THIS IS THE LINK TO THE PAGE WHERE YOUR QUESTIONS WILL BE ADDRESSED.


    https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Lions-Of-Rojava/290140627860127


    PLEASE, IF YOU ARE TRAVELING TO KURDISTAN DO NOT GO THROUGH TURKEY.

  • 00:19

    Geography 2050 Preview

    in Military

    This podcast discusses the upcoming Geography 2050 event with Jon Konarski III, executive director of the American Geographical Society, and Christopher Tucker, Geography 2050 program chair and founder of MapStory.


    “Geography 2050: Mounting an Expedition to the Future” is the inaugural event in a multi-year strategic dialogue meant to help decision makers and the public alike understand the major trends that will reshape the nation and planet between now and 2050.


    Geography 2050 is the fall conference of the American Geographical Society. It is hosted by the Earth Institute at Columbia University, with the support of the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) and other partners and sponsors. This one-day event will take place Nov. 19, at the historic Low Memorial Library In New York City.

  • 00:06

    Upcoming USGIF Workshop in Denver

    in Military

    Organizers will discuss the upcoming USGIF Technical Workshop, to be held in Denver July 18-19.

  • 00:13

    PODCAST: USGIF Discusses Launch of Trajectory

    in Military

    Just in time for GEOINT Community Week, USGIF will be launching its new official publication called Trajectory Magazine. This exciting new publication will provide high-level thought leadership for USGIF members, as well as for the overall intelligence, defense, aerospace, and homeland security communities.
    Today we are speaking with Keith Masback, USGIF President, and Kristin Quinn, USGIF’s new Publications and Communications Manager, about Trajectory.

  • 00:10

    PODCAST: Intergraph Donates Software to USGIF Scholarships

    in Military

    Intergraph just announced that it has donated free educational software licenses of both ERDAS IMAGINE and GeoMedia to all 25 recipients of the 2012 United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) scholarship awards.
    Today we are speaking with David Beddoe, Channels/Partner Programs, Intergraph Government Solutions, Stewart Bruce, GIS Program Coordinator at Washington College, and Stephen McFall with Smethport Area Junior Senior High School (who is a scholarship recipient).

  • 00:12

    Spotlight: VITEC

    in Military

    Q&A featuring VITEC, one of the newest USGIF member companies.

  • 00:21

    10 Years of GEOINT Symposia

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    Stu Shea, founder and chairman of the board of USGIF, reflects upon the evolution of the Foundation, as its flagship event, the GEOINT Symposium, approaches its tenth year.

  • 00:18

    GEOINT 2013 Preview: Shel Israel

    in Technology

    This podcast features Shel Israel, CEO of SI Associates, as well as a consultant and speaker on issues relating to social media and business communications.
    Israel will give a joint keynote presentation Oct. 14 at GEOINT 2013 in Tampa, Fla., with Robert Scoble, startup liaison for open cloud computing company Rackspace.
    Israel and Scoble will soon introduce their new book, Age of Context: Mobile, Sensors Data & the Future of Privacy. Their latest book explores the converging technological advancements that predict what people want before they ask for it.
    In this podcast, he will discuss the new book and provide us a glimpse into what he and Scoble will share