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NLT Redraws the Borders and Boundaries on the Map of the GIS Industry

New Light Technologies is redrawing the borders and boundaries of what is possible on the map of the GIS landscape. We don’t think about merely doing a great job on the task assigned. We’re also intent on developing sustainable architectures and systems that will sustain a customer’s analytical and geospatial visualization capacities going forward. NLT […]

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NLT is at Esri FedUC!

NLT is at Esri FedUC today! Stop by our booth in the Small Business Zone to mingle with our team, or better yet, check out our talks throughout the day to hear about how our company is out there, revolutionizing the GIS landscape everyday! ~Living Atlas: An Introduction~Brooke Hatcher and Ran Goldblatt Brooke Hatcher and […]

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NLT and General Assembly Expand Their Partnership in Training Tomorrow’s Data Scientists

After a successful first run on one campus, New Light Technologies (NLT) and General Assembly (GA) are expanding their partnership to ten of GA’s campuses. This partnership involves the next generation of data scientists tackling problems in the field of disaster response and management. GA is a school that focuses on developing its students’ technical […]

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Innovations in satellite measurements for development

Why satellite data innovations matter The desire of human beings to “think spatially” to understand how people and objects are organized in space has not changed much since Eratosthenes—the Greek astronomer best known as the “father of Geography”—first used the term “Geographika” around 250 BC. Centuries later, our understanding of economic geography is being propelled […]

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NLT Sponsors the National Geospatial Preparedness Summit #NGPS2018

New Light Technologies (NLT) is in Boulder, CO, this week, proudly sponsoring and presenting at the National Geospatial Preparedness Summit, organized by the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation. Attendees are coming from all corners of the emergency management community. The goal of today is to share first-hand stories and technical experience in […]

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NLT Celebrates Giving Tuesday By Supporting SOME.org and VETSports #GivingTuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday. To honor the spirit of the day, NLT has made a charitable donation to its longstanding friends in the community: SOME.org and VETsports.org. SOME (So Others Might Eat) is a D.C.-based non-profit that helps the poor and homeless living in the nation’s capital. They work to provide for daily needs of […]

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NLT Supports Bi-Coastal GIS Day Events

New Light Technologies (NLT) brings its celebration of the innovative promise GIS brings to all corners of the country. From Florida to California, NLT staff were engaged with GIS professionals on the ground in cultivating their mapping technology skills and educating the community on new, cutting-edge geospatial tools rolling out onto the field today. As […]

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NLT Proudly Sponsors Next Week’s Geo4Dev Conference

New Light Technologies (NLT) is proud to be a primary sponsor and supporter of the second annual Geo4Dev Conference organized by The Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) in UC Berkeley, CA, this year. This one-day symposium will focus on improving the global humanitarian response to climate- and conflict-driven migration. GIS professionals nationwide will travel […]

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NLT Once Again A Sponsor of SOME.org Charity Turkey Trot

As it has been for many years, NLT is once again a proud to be a platinum sponsor of the 17th annual Turkey Trot, hosted by So Others Might Eat (SOME). On Thanksgiving Day, thousands of people will run in a charitable 5k race to benefit the more than 10,000 people facing poverty, hunger and […]

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