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Taylor Geospatial Institute Announces Inaugural Town Hall Meeting 

Taylor Geospatial Institute Announces Inaugural Town Hall Meeting 

ST. LOUIS – The Taylor Geospatial Institute invites the geospatial community to attend the consortium’s inaugural Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, May 22, 2024. The event will be held at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, one of the eight academic and research…

Who Do You Call When Your 15-Foot Dinosaur Needs a Doctor?

Who Do You Call When Your 15-Foot Dinosaur Needs a Doctor? 

by Bob Grant, Executive Director of Communications, Research Researchers at Saint Louis University and the Taylor Geospatial Institute are answering the call to ensure that future generations of visitors to the Saint Louis Science Center will be amazed by their…

TGI Debuts GeoAI Working Group With Kickoff Meeting

TGI Debuts GeoAI Working Group With Kickoff Meeting 

The Taylor Geospatial Institute’s GeoAI Working Group Launches with a Well-Attended Kickoff with activities scheduled throughout the year. Geospatial experts from academia, industry, and government gathered in St. Louis to mark the start of the new TGI Working Group,…

TGI Brief: Talking Sense to AI Image Retrieval

TGI Brief: Talking Sense to AI Image Retrieval 

by Bob Grant A TGI Fellow and research collaborators are embarking on a project to incorporate natural language and text prompts into AI image retrieval models to better aid investigators. Taylor Geospatial Institute Fellow Abby Stylianou, Ph.D., TGI Research Council…

A Geospatial Journey Marked by Courage: Nadine Alameh’s Story

A Geospatial Journey Marked by Courage: Nadine Alameh’s Story 

by Bob Grant Nadine Alameh is the inaugural executive director of the Taylor Geospatial Institute (TGI). Here, she reflects on key moments from her life that brought her to this new position and made her a world-renowned geospatial expert. Nadine Alameh, Ph.D., was a…