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Dr Lyew-Ayee for Keynote Address to Princess Anne

Oct 01, 2015

Dr Parris Lyew-Ayee is scheduled to deliver the Keynote Address for the Closing Ceremony of the Canada-Caribbean Emerging Leaders' Dialogue this Friday, October 2nd, 2015, at the Pegasus Hotel in Kingston. This address marks another milestone in the visit of HRH The Princess Royal, Princess Anne,...

The MGI-Developed GK General Insurance Online Launched

Aug 05, 2015

MGI recently developed the newest GraceKennedy General Insurance product – GKG Online. MGI’s Software Development arm paved the way for the most innovative development in the insurance industry in Jamaica in recent times by not only developing ‪‎GKG Online‬ but also designing the portal as well....

Fatal Crash Map - Crash Hotspots Online

Jun 29, 2015

On June 25, 2015, the Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI), in collaboration with the Traffic Division of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the National Road Safety Council (NRSC), launched an online Fatal-Crash Map showing the distribution of fatal crashes in the country over the last six...

New JAMNAV Update - JAMNAV 3D Version 4.0 - June 2015

Jun 29, 2015

JAMNAV 3D v 4.0 - List of Updates   Web: www.monagis.com  /  Tel: (876) 977-3160-2 Over 200 individual brand new updates included in this release. **Over 130 brand new road names added in this update** **Stop Lights Alert – Get an ALERT as you approach Traffic Lights across Jamaica **JAMZONE...

"Building on River Banks is Extremely Dangerous"

Jun 11, 2015

Dr. Parris Lyew Ayee, Director at the Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) at the University of the West Indies, Mona recently spoke to The Gleaner about the dangers of building on river banks. The full article is as follows..... Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller's instructions that persons...

Annotto Bay and Morant Point At Risk Of Devastation

May 08, 2015

Published by the Jamaica Gleaner on May 8, 2015 http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20150508/annotto-bay-mor.... Dr. Ava Maxam, Deputy Director at Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) and Dr. Kioshi Mishiro oceanographer from Japan who also works at MGI spoke to the Gleaner about sea...

Conference- Climate Friendly Parks Workshop

Apr 27, 2015

MGI’s Dr. Ava Maxam’s presentation on Vulnerable Coastlines at the Climate Friendly Parks Workshop on April 14 in Runaway Bay. This workshop was put on by the Discovery Bay Marine Lab and the US Department of the Interior. The presentation addressed the Implications of Sea Level Rise (SLR) in...

Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) brightens Sigma Run 2015

Feb 25, 2015

The annual Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run for charity was held on Sunday February 22, 2015, in Kingston. This year the Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) partnered with the Jamaica Automobile Association (JAA) in Sigma Run 2015. The MGI and JAA collaboration was a big success and it was very useful...

Pedestrians More Likely to be Killed in Crashes!

Feb 25, 2015

Dr Parris Lyew-Ayee, director of the Mona GeoInformatics Institute, has suggested that pedestrians in Jamaica are most likely to be killed by crashes caused by them. When analysed, data provided by the police also revealed that speeding is most likely to kill pedestrians and motorcyclists. Read...

eKatalyxt Magazine - Leveraging Technology for Growth by Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee

Feb 02, 2015

“Technology can do three main things for your business: increase revenues and profits, reduce costs, and increase compliance for business operations.” In January 2015, Mona GeoInformatics Institute’s (MGI) Director, Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee Jr wrote an article entitled Leveraging Technology for Growth...

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