Rhiza CEO to be Keynote Speaker at Carnegie Mellon Event

Josh Knauer, Rhiza’s CEO, will be the keynote speaker at a Carnegie Mellon University event that is intended to help inspire students and alumni to build their careers by featuring alumni “who have successfully and interestingly navigated their way forward.” The event is titled Under Construction: Building Your Future and happens this Saturday, February 23rd. Read more about the event.

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Rhiza CEO, Josh Knauer, to Keynote Canadian GIS Conference

Rhiza’s CEO, Josh Knauer, will be giving the keynote address at the GeoTec 2011 Conference in Vancouver, Canada on September 29, 2011. Josh will speak about emerging technologies and how they are changing the way organizations are using maps and data for decision making. If you’d like to meet with Josh while he’s in Vancouver, please let us know.

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Rhiza/Google Booth Presentation at AFCEA Homeland Security Conference @signalmag #afcea

Rhiza CEO, Josh Knauer, will be giving two presentations at the AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association) Homeland Security Conference at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center in Washington, DC. Both presentations will take place in Booth #611 (Google/Onix Networking Booth) in the Atrium Exhibit Area. 10:30am – Booth #611 – Go Get Your Data: Learn how to effectively…

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Josh Knauer’s Keynote Address at Premier Canadian GIS Conference

Last week, Rhiza Labs’ CEO, Josh Knauer, was the keynote speaker at the GeoTec Conference in Toronto, the premier GIS (Geographic Information Systems) conference in Canada hosted by GeoWorld Magazine. The title of Josh’s talk was, “Embracing the Future of Geospatial Data Collection and Sharing” and you can see a review of the talk here.

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Rhiza Labs CEO to Speak at NTEN Conference in Atlanta

Josh Knauer, CEO of Rhiza Labs, will be speaking later this week at the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference 2010 in Atlanta. Josh’s session is called People Powered Data. Here’s an overview of the session: People Powered Data – [213] It’s clear that good decisions are predicated on good data. But gathering this data and translating it into action remain key…

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“Innovate to Survive”: MAYA’s Mick McManus on Wall Street Journal Online

Many organizations are making technology decisions as reactions to 2009’s economic malaise. Instead, tech firms, energy companies, and even hospitals should proactively design two years ahead with the economy’s future turnaround in mind, says Mick McManus, CEO of Rhiza’s parent company MAYA Design. Learn more in this online feature for the Wall Street Journal (also featured in MITSloan):

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Transparency Camp ’09: Community-Level Transparency Efforts, & Designing for Transparency

On February 28, 2009, Rhiza Labs CTO Michael Higgins and CEO Josh Knauer presented at Transparency Camp ’09 on creating public information systems that support truly public decision-making. Josh focused on community-level transparency efforts; Mike focused on incorporating transparency into the design process. View Mike’s presentation, and notes from Josh’s, below:

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