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PCI Geomatics signs Memorandum of Understanding with the State Key Laboratory of Information in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing in China

PCI Geomatics® is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the State Key Laboratory of Information in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing (LIESMARS) in China. The MoU outlines plans for cooperation in a variety of areas including the introduction of emerging image-centric geospatial technology in China and outlying regions. It also highlights plans for further promotion of Geoinformatics along with a better understanding of the earth and space.

LIESMARS is a unique key-state laboratory specializing in Geoinformatics, and represents the country’s best level of research in this field. With a faculty of over 75 members, the lab’s major research directions include remote sensing, image processing, spatial information, GIS software and more. As a state key lab serving the country’s research forefront, LIESMARS keeps a tight connection with the international research community, as well as the geospatial industry. Prof. Gong Jianya, Director of LIESMARS said, “To create a formal relationship with PCI, one of the largest enterprises in this field, will further enhance our research focus on the global industry demands on geomatics.”
The memorandum of understanding aims to identify areas of common interest including facilitating research work with LIESMARS and brand recognition for PCI Geomatics within the Chinese geoinformatics community. PCI Geomatics is a world-leading developer of image-centric software and solutions for the geospatial industry.
“PCI Geomatics is pleased to be associated with LIESMARS and Wuhan University,” said Michael Agnes, Director Software Sales PCI Geomatics. “We look forward to a strategic alliance that will include expanded research and ideas based upon PCI technology.”
About PCI Geomatics
PCI Geomatics is a world-leading developer of geospatial software, specializing in remote sensing, digital photogrammetry, spatial analysis, cartographic production, and, more recently, automated production systems. Today, with our trusted Geomatica® brand, PCI Geomatics provides all the image-centric solutions necessary to meet the expectations of a large and expanding industry. Since 1982, the company and its reputation have continued to grow as a result of innovative leadership, strong technology partnerships, active geomatics community involvement, and a dedication to earn the trust of customers who use PCI Geomatics technology.
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