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Jamaica recognizes the return of our Eisenhower Fellow

May 28, 2014

The Gleaner recently published an article recognizing Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee's return to Jamaica, following his 7 week journey as Jamaica's 2014 Eisenhower Fellow.  " Dr Parris Lyew-Ayee Jr has returned to Jamaica following a seven-week programme in the United States to investigate ways to improve...

Jamaica's Eisenhower Fellow Returns

May 26, 2014

Jamaica's 2014 Eisenhower Fellow has returned with a greater appreciation of the 'World Perspective' and is focused on developing the MGI culture.  Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee has immediately begun implementing the concept of a 'NEW' MGI as he continues to impart the experiences from his fellowship.  ...

Jamaica in Perspective (Land Area Comparison)

May 21, 2014

This map was done by MGI's creative department and shows selective Caribbean countries based on their comparative sizes. With an area of just under 11,000 square km  and a population of 2.8 million people, Jamaica is at the centre of the Caribbean in many ways. In what ways do you think Jamaica is...

FIVE10 GIS Treasure Hunt (RECAP)

May 15, 2014

On May 10, 2014 MGI hosted its first Five10 promotional event for the year, the ' MGI GIS Treasure Hunt '    The inaugural event was a success and a special thanks to all participants, MGI staff and our sponsors, especially Stewarts Auto Sales, Jamaica Automobile Association (JAA), Jamaica...

Tracking Jamaica's 2014 Eisenhower Fellow

May 03, 2014

Jamaica's 2014 Eisenhower Fellow, Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee continues his journey and MGI continues to track his progress.  Areas which Dr. Lyew-Ayee has visited, along with his future destinations will be included and updated throughout his fellowship. The following locations have been mapped and can...

Five10 Edition of JAMNAV now available

May 02, 2014

The #Five10 edition of JAMNAV is now here. The most roads ever The Most POIs ever The most accurate ever The most affordable ever call (876) 977-3160-2 for more details

Update on Jamaica's Eisenhower Fellow - Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee

Apr 04, 2014

As MGI's Director Dr. Parris Lyew-Ayee, continues his journey in the United States of America as Jamaica's Eisenhower Fellow, we want to share the experience of the fellowship and the relationship building as a global network.  Latest Updates on the 2014 Eisenhower Fellowship: http://www.efworld....

Mobay City Run

Apr 04, 2014

The Mona GeoInformatics Institute (MGI) recently designed the 'Mobay City Run' road maps.  Details for the event and course routes can be viewed at http://www.mobaycityrun.com/the-race.html The event is scheduled to take place on Sunday (May 18, 2014) in Montego Bay, St. James, commencing at the...

3D Printing Comes To Jamaica

Mar 21, 2014

An article written by Richard Browne (Business Reporter) was recently published by the Jamaica Gleaner, outlining the concept of 3D printing technology. The article explained that the concept has now "reached Jamaica, courtesy of Pear Tree Press Limited" which intends to use the technology to...

MGI featured on AOAV

Mar 07, 2014

A PICTURE OF VIOLENCE An article written by "Henry Dodd" was published on the AOAV (Action On Armed Violence) website, introducing the "Mapping Arms Data Visualization App" which was developed by the Peace Research Institute Oslo and the Igarape Institute.      The article also featured one of...

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