Rhiza Presentation at the URISA National Conference: The Future of Participatory GIS

Josh Knauer, CEO of Rhiza Labs, was invited as a featured speaker at the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) 2008 Annual Conference in New Orleans. The topic of the day at the conference was “Creating Collaborative Communities of Practice: Assessing the Impacts of Public Participation Work” and Josh presented Rhiza’s work with the Conservation Biology Institute (CBI) using…

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Tides Center Talk: Emerging Technologies in Community Information Sharing, April 17, San Francisco, CA

If data exists and is being collected, then why isn’t my community using it„ Lack of data sharing is a common problem across communities, and is preventing effective communication and growth. This talk will discuss case studies of how cutting edge technology is being used by non-profits from the social services sector to the conservation science field to improve service…

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