Vasit Sagan sat down with HEC Media’s Dennis Riggs to discuss how his research lead to the development of the Saint Louis University Geospatial Institute. The Institute is addressing how it can support creating a pipeline of talent that will need to be recruited to support this booming industry.
Gateway Global is a STEM-based workforce education training and apprenticeship management organization for 16-24-year-olds. They train and credential young people and help them with stackable skills. They are the only organization in the US that is accredited to teach HS students in geospatial intelligence.
Project Lead for GeoFutures, Andrew Dearing, discusses the geospatial industry and St. Louis’ role in it. He discusses the GeoFutures initiative and what he hopes it will accomplish over the next ten years.