Social Outreach

Going Beyond the Physical Community: Jamaican GIS Projects Yield Practical Benefits.

Mar 24, 2016

Going Beyond the Physical Community By Parris Lyew-Ayee Jr., Mona GeoInformatics Ltd. and the University of the West Indies at Mona, Jamaica Jamaican GIS projects yield practical...

5 Years Since the 9.0 Magnitude Japan Earthquake

Mar 15, 2016

March 11, 2011 (five years ago), a mega earthquake hit the east of Japan with a magnitude of 9.0 on the Richter scale – the largest earthquake in recorded history to hit Japan....

Jamaica – Land of Wood and Water by Dr Parris Lyew-Ayee Jr

Mar 11, 2016

Jamaica – Land of Wood and Water By Dr Parris Lyew-Ayee Jr, Director, Mona GeoInformatics Institute, University of the West Indies. Dr Lyew-Ayee's article from the Grand Jamaica...


Mar 11, 2016

Congratulations to MGI Fellow, Daniel Coore on his promotion to the rank of Professor at the The University of the West Indies, Mona.DANIEL COORE PROMOTED TO THE RANK OF...

Flat Bridge Bypass Opened - Special JAMNAV Update Available Feb 12, 2016

Feb 10, 2016

  The Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) was granted VIP access to drive the entire length of the Angels to Linstead leg (Bog Walk/Flat Bridge Bypass) of the North-South Highway...

What we're doing now

  • UWI - Jamaica Tech Entrepreneur Support
  • Ballistic Analysis
  • Virtual Campus Updates
  • Cassava Location Modeling
  • CDML Launch for Coastal Research
  • Archaeology/Agriculture Co-relation Model
  • UWI Infrastructure Asset Mapping
  • Crash Mapping & Online Fatal Crash Map
  • Transportation Asset Mapping
  • Characterising Current Structure of Portland Bight
  • Real Estate Surveillance
  • UAV Photography and Mapping
  • Regional Climate Change Scenario Modelling
  • Classification of Fish Sanctuaries
  • Logistics - International Shipping
  • Mapping of Violence Related Injuries
  • Downtown Kingston 3D Visualization 
  • Future Jamaica Model Forecasting
  • High-Resolution Wind Velocity Modelling