Dear All The team from the African Bank made their presentation from the guest lecture avaialble, "Work 2015: A GIS Survival Toolkit". You can download the presentation at, http://web.up.ac.za/sitefiles/file/48/16053/Work%202015_A%20GIS%20survival%20toolkit.pdf Regards Victoria On Sun, May 4, 2014 at 3:14 PM, Victoria Rautenbach <victoria.rautenbach@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > The Department of Geography, Geoinformatics and Meteorology cordially > invites you to the following guest lecture: > > > Work 2015: A GIS Survival Toolkit > > This lecture will provide GIS graduates entering the world of work in 2015 > with an overview of GIS career path in the Banking & Financial services > sector. It will also provide pragmatic and practical advice for job seekers > and highlight the soft and technical skills required. A strong trend that is > emerging is the convergence of Big Data, Analytics and GIS. This lecture > will cover some keys ideas the enables GIS practitioners to participate in > this exciting convergence through spatial analytics. This lecture will > conclude with a sampling of GIS applications that enable Banks and Insurers > to optimize their branch network, manage risk and price risk based on > geographical spreads. > > Presenter: Suben Moodley, African Bank > > Date: 9 May 2014 > > Time: 09h30 – 10h20 > > Venue: Room 1-2, Geography Building, University of Pretoria > To unsubscribe from the list send an empty email to cgis_undergrad-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the subject field.