Dear all,


Attached details of free one day VISTA seminar jointly organised by
GRACE, University of Nottingham  and UK Water
Industry Research Limited (UKWIR)


This would be of  interest to local authorities, mapping companies,
utility companies etc. 


More details and registration information at  


Places are strictly limited on a first come first serve basis.


Best wishes,




Dr Suchith Anand
Centre for Geospatial Science
Sir Clive Granger Building
University of Nottingham
Tel: (0)115 846 8408


From: Bhatia Paul [mailto:[log in to unmask]] 
Sent: 13 May 2009 13:08
To: Suchith Anand; Stella Fuller


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VISTA Seminar, June 11th 2009
A free one-day seminar

Using satellite navigation technology linked to existing asset records
to produce 3-D images of utilities' underground assets.

Find out: 

*	How satellite technology can be more widely applied to allow
buried asset information to be collected more quickly, easily and
accurately from the field. 
*	What technology has been developed to integrate and access any
buried asset records in a uniform way

Sessions include: 

*	Developing better ways to collect buried asset data 
*	Developing better ways to display data 
*	Interactive demonstrations and workshops 
*	VISTA - the future

VISTA is a project jointly funded by the British Government and
industry, set up to develop improved technology to collect and exchange
buried asset records.

This one-day seminar will feature an interactive workshop with VISTA
Project Outputs and hands-on demonstrations of technologies developed

- Speakers from National Joint Utilities Group (NJUG), National
Underground Assets Group (NUAG), UKWIR and GRACE - 

Register on-line <>

When and where is VISTA? 

11th June 2009 
10.00am - 4.00pm 
(lunch included)

Sir Colin Campbell Building, University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus 

Who should attend?

Utilities - water, power, gas companies, Local Authorities, highways
contractors, consultants engaged in street works and records management.
Associated supply chain companies, staff, supervisors and managers
involved in the preparation, dissemination and use of buried asset
records and in the application of the Traffic Management Act.


Anyone interested in exhibiting at the event, should contact Gemma Patel
<mailto:[log in to unmask]>  on +44 (0) 1509 265890.

You have received this email because you have had previous contact with
GRACE or the University of Nottingham. 

GRACE, IESSG Building, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD

tel: +44 (0) 1509 265890
fax: +44 (0) 8707 060941
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web: <> 

Copyright (C) 2009 GRACE All rights reserved.




Paul Singh Bhatia

General Manager, GRACE

t:   0115 823 2332

f:   0115 823 2330

m: 07825 753 940 








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