The future of mapping has a lot to do with the future of our world...
Jim Cory is the founder of and lead analyst at Horizon Mapping, providing consulting services to nonprofits regarding
web development and mapping online. Before 2008 he worked for the commercial GIS consulting firm GeoAnalytics,
Inc, where he designed and built spatial databases and wrote programs to integrate
enterprise databases. Prior to that he worked at the Wisconsin Department of Natural
Resources doing GIS database and application development.
Shareful Hassan specializes in remote sensing for land use assessment and land
degredation. He has a Masters degree in Geography and Environmental Studies from the University
of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, and another Masters degree in Geodesy and Geoinformatics, from the
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden. Hassan has worked as a Remote Sensing Analyst for
the Swedish Defense Research Agency (FOI), performing an integrated study of satellite and