The Sky’s the Limit

From agriculture and energy to construction and communications, airborne imagery is taking off in myriad industries—and lifting GEOINT to new heights

Assurance for Insurance

Insurance companies use aerial imagery for risk mitigation as well as post-disaster response

Colliding in Climate City

Entrepreneurship and innovation meet in Asheville, N.C., a powerhouse of government, military, and academic climate experts

Locating the Blockchain

The technology that gave the world cryptocurrency is poised to deliver a new capability powered by GEOINT: cryptolocation


U.S. national security interests in the Arctic heighten as ice melt transitions the region from a state of isolation to one of increasing access

The Changing Nature of GIS

With geospatial information becoming more and more ubiquitous, what is the future of GIS as a term—and as a profession?

An Open Frontier

Embracing an open community approach will enable a new generation of GEOINT

Is Open-Source Software Secure?

Visibility of code compels good security hygiene

Open Source in the Intelligence Community

Being smarter, faster, and more agile is how you maintain your global advantage

A Promising Future for the GEOINT Profession

USGIF awards highest annual scholarship amount to date to 28 exceptionally qualified students