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Writing, drawing, and discussion: Doug Specht on Cézanne as Cartographer

Over the last month senior lecturer and chartered geographer, Doug Specht, has been taking part in the Cartographies of the Imagination exhibition and forum. Cartographies of the Imagination was […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht speaks to the New Books Network about Mapping Crisis

Doug Specht recently spoke to Alexandra Ortolja-Baird of the New Books Network about his recently published, edited volume, Mapping Crisis.  During the conversation they discussed how the digital age […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht contributes to UN report on future trends in geospatial information management

Doug Specht, Senior Lecturer and chartered geographer of the Royal Geographical Society has contributed his views to the latest United Nations report on future trends in geospatial information management. […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht elected to the RGS Digital Geographies Research Group committee

Doug Specht was this week elected to the role of Prize Coordinator on the managing committee for the Royal Geographical Society’s Digital Geographies Research Group. In this new role […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht appears on Sky News and LBC to discuss fires in the Amazon Rainforest.

This year has seen unprecedented numbers of fires raging across the Amazon forest. Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research detected 74,000 separate fires by mid-August, an increase of 83% […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht speaks on ‘Escaping the Cartographic Gaze’ at the Geospatial World Forum

This week Doug Specht presented his work on the Cartographic Gaze at the Geospatial World Forum, held this year in Amsterdam. Based on his recent work published in Westminster […]

10 July 2021
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Doug Specht appointed as Chartered Geographer

Doug Specht has been appointed as a Chartered Geographer by the Royal Geographical Society in recognition of his past and continuing contribution to the field of geography. Chartered Geographer (CGeog) […]

10 July 2021
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University of Westminster welcomes roundtable on Geographic Standards.

On Friday 21st September the University of Westminster welcomed the ‘Geographic Standard for the UK: Priorities’ roundtable to our Regent Street campus. The event, which was organised by members […]

10 July 2021
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Voz Collaborates with Bournemouth University’s Civic Media Hub to Map Tear Gas Usage

Voz, a platfrom devised by CAMRI Research Associate, Doug Specht, to document human rights and environmental abuses around the globe, was relaunched this month as version 2.0. As part […]

10 July 2021
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Geographic Information for Development

CAMRI Research Associate Doug Specht’s work has been included in the Association for Geographic Information’s 2020 Foresight report. The AGI Foresight Report 2020 gives insight into the issues we […]

10 July 2021
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