The GeoTech World: What’s Happening Across Sectors?

Dr. Shawana P. Johnson, GISP, Featured Speaker at Multiple GeoTech Events

Shawana Johnson PhotoCleveland, Ohio, 2 November 2020 – Dr. Shawana Johnson, GISP, president of Global Marketing Insights, will be giving presentations on current trends in the Geospatial Technology industry at multiple virtual events throughout the month of November. Please register or sign into each event at the links below.

November 10, 2020 – Dr. Johnson, GISP will be the featured guest speaker, discussing “How to keep a Geospatial Start up Relevant through the Years”, at The Veale Institute of Entrepreneurship at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH during a free virtual ENTREPRENEURSHIP Series; Tuesday, November 10th from 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern Time.  Dr. Johnson, will be interviewed by a student intern majoring in Technology Marketing Bradley Schneider, Case Western Reserve University – Class of 2021,B.S. in Marketing, B.A. in Acting, Contact: 864-884-9384, LinkedIn

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November 12, 2020 – Dr. Johnson, GISP is the President of The American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Eastern Great Lakes Region (ASPRS EGLR), and will be moderating and hosting a free virtual meeting “Technology Impacts: What’s Next in Mapping?”.   The meeting will be held live, on Thursday, November 12, from 1-4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.  Attendees can join via the following Zoom link:  Attend and Register to learn more about the benefits of ASPRS now by clicking here.

Professionals from various segments of the mapping industry will share their knowledge and experience with representatives from Sanborn, Allvision, CivicMapper, and L3Harris Technologies, the United States Geological Survey, US Army Corps of Engineers, Michigan Tech Research Institute and the Pennsylvania Mapping Geographic Consortium.  In addition, ASPRS leaders from both the National and Eastern Great Lakes Regional Boards will also be in attendance.

November 16, 2020 – Dr. Johnson, GISP #ASCENDSPACE  is a speaker at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), ASCEND 2020 TECHPRES-01, Building and Sustaining the Space Economy Segment; on  November 16, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EASTERN STANDARD TIME (EST/GMT-5), presenting: Commercial Space Sensor Access via Geospatial Cloud Analytics Platform Market Research: Government Sector; Register for the full AIAA ASCEND 2020 and access 100 + scientists and space technology leaders: .

About GMI and Dr. Johnson
Dr. Shawana P. Johnson, GISP, is the CEO of Global Marketing Insights, Inc. (GMI) with a twenty plus years’ experience in the development and implementation of strategic business, sales, marketing plans completed with in-depth customized research across the geospatial technology government and commercial communities. Dr. Johnson is a well-known speaker and personae associated with the start-up of the original global commercial remote sensing community.

Global Marketing Insights, Inc.
8803 Brecksville Rd. Ste. 306.
Cleveland, OH 44141,
Shawana.johnson4 – Skype

About Veale Institute for Entrepreneurship, Case Western Reserve University
The Veale Institute for Entrepreneurship at Case Western Reserve University catalyzes entrepreneurial ideas through education and training, accelerates venture creation, and connects people in a transformative way. Educational opportunities focused on entrepreneurship are readily available for students looking to explore their interests. Veale’s mission is to ensure that all CWRU students, no matter their major, have the access and resources they need to foster their entrepreneurial mindset.

Founded in 1934, the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) is a scientific association serving thousands of professional members around the world. Its mission is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS) and supporting technologies.

About EGLR
The Eastern Great Lakes Region (EGLR) of ASPRS is an active group of highly professional government, academic, private sector and interested parties from the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, the state of Ohio, and western Pennsylvania who are dedicated to advancing knowledge, skills, and capabilities in applying mapping sciences and information management techniques within the region. The EGLR-ASPRS is home to many leading Sustaining Members of the Society, highly respected academic institutions with tremendous technological expertise, and dedicated governmental organizations that rely upon photogrammetry and remote sensing.

For additional information contact Dr. Shawana P. Johnson, GISP and Current Regional President ASPRS EGLR at

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About AIAA
AIAA is the world’s largest aerospace technical society. With nearly 30000 individual members from 85 countries, and 95 corporate members, AIAA is the world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. Created in 1963 by the merger of the two great aerospace societies of the day, the American Rocket Society (founded in 1930 as the American Interplanetary Society), and the Institute of the Aerospace Sciences (established in 1933 as the Institute of the Aeronautical Sciences), AIAA carries forth a proud tradition of more than 80 years of aerospace leadership.