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FLREC Geomatics collaborates with FSMS in maintaining survey equipment theft database

Published: Jul 2nd, 2015

The UF FLREC Geomatics program is working with the Florida Surveying and Mapping Society to maintain a database of survey equipment theft incidents across the State of Florida. To learn […]


Fall registration is now open!

Published: Jul 2nd, 2015

Registration for the Fall 2015 semester is underway. Important Dates: August 21 – Last day for regular registration August 28 – Final day for late registration Don’t wait another minute! […]


ESRI Education UC presentation – Benjamin – 7/19

Published: Jul 1st, 2015

Adam Benjamin will be presenting his recent project entitled, “Improving Teaching and Extension at UF through Vegetation Mapping,” at the ESRI Education User Conference (EdUC) in San Diego, CA on July […]


GI_Forum presentations in Salzburg, Austria

Published: Jul 1st, 2015

Levente Juhasz and Daniel Steiner will both be presenting recent research papers with Dr. Henry Hochmair at the upcoming GI_Forum in Salzburg, Austria (July 7th through July 10th). Details below. Steiner, […]


4th Annual Graduate Student Symposium – 7/14

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

On July 14th, the UF/IFAS Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center will host the 4th Annual South Florida Graduate Research Symposium. Please see the 2015 Letter of invitation here.


Congratulations to our newest PhD, Majid Alivand!

Published: Jun 16th, 2015

On Tuesday June 16th, Majid Alivand successfully defended his doctoral dissertation entitled, “Enhancing scenic route choice models using Volunteered Geographic Information data sources.” In August, the University of Florida College of Agriculture […]


Fall 2015 course schedule now available

Published: May 2nd, 2015

The Fall 2015 University of Florida Fort Lauderdale REC Geomatics course schedule is now available. Please contact Adam with any advising questions regarding Geomatics/GIS courses, certificate programs, or degree offerings.   […]


New UAS Practicum Short Course announced for May

Published: Apr 20th, 2015

The University of Florida Geomatics program is excited to announce the second course in their new Unmanned Aerial Systems certificate program entitled “UAS Practicum.” This will be a 3 credit, […]


Broward College Central Human Library – 4/16

Published: Apr 16th, 2015

On April 16th, Adam Benjamin was a Human Book at the Broward College Human Library. For those unfamiliar with the Human Library concept, please check out this video. Details: University College Library […]


SFRC Award – Alivand

Published: Apr 10th, 2015

Congratulations to Majid Alivand for winning an annual 2014-2015 University of Florida School of Forest Resources and Conservation Geomatics award at the 2014  Spring Celebration! Majid was awarded the 2014-2015 Outstanding Geomatics PhD Student […]