Spatial Sciences Institute

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With the power of spatial thinking, we as faculty, researchers, and students connect place and space to help address global challenges.

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SSI Spring 2018 Brown Bag Speaker Series “Emerging Uses of LiDAR and 3D Visualization”

Since the mid-1990s, Dr. Richard C. Olsen’s research and teaching has been in remote sensing, and in particular, spectral imaging, working with airborne...

2/20 12:30pm
Ph.D. Program in Population, Health, and Place Colloquium - "Place and the Goldilocks Principle: Theory, Measurement and the Relevance of Places in Population and Health"

Dr. Stephen A. Matthews Professor of Sociology, Anthropology & Demography (Courtesy Geography, and School of International Affairs) Director, Graduate...

2/22 2pm
2018 Los Angeles GeoSpatial Summit

The 2018 LA Geospatial Summit will feature: · a keynote address by Jeff Jonas, Founder & Chief Scientist of Senzing; · panels by industry experts; and ·...

2/23 8:30am
SSI Spring 2018 Brown Bag Speaker Series “Exploratory Analysis of Inter-City Human Activity Interactions for Shrinking Cities in Northeast China with flowAMOEBA”

Northeast China (or Dongbei) provinces, including Liaoning, Jilin, and Heilongjiang, have topped the chart in the number of “shrinking cities”, which...

3/27 12:30pm
SSI Spring 2018 Brown Bag Speaker Series “Age-Friendly LA: A USC Provost’s Wicked Problems Practicum”

A USC faculty team from the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, Sol Price School of Public Policy, Keck School of Medicine, and Dornsife Spatial Sciences...

4/17 12:30pm

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