Astrium partners with information and analytics specialist IHS to support GEOINT community

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· Astrium Services and IHS – the leading source of information, insight and analytics – have signed a partnership agreement to leverage satellite imagery for open source intelligence

 

· Astrium Services will provide satellite imagery and GO Monitor service access to IHS, supporting delivery of reliable news, insight and analysis in defence and security

 

31 October 2013 – Astrium, the world’s second ranking space company, announced that the GEO-Information activities of Astrium Services have entered into a partnership agreement with IHS, the leading global source of defence and security information, to deliver satellite imagery and services for intelligence analysis and reporting.

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‘RUN TO YAS’ TRAVEL WRITER ANNOUNCED

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Picture caption: 28 year old Geordie Barrie set to ride in YMC’s Mercedes Benz SLS AMG Gullwing as the Run To Yas Travel Writer

 

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Picture caption: The Run To Yas will end at Yas Marina Circuit on Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend ( 1 – 3 November)

28-year-old Briton will join Yas Marina Circuit on the trip of a lifetime

 

The worldwide search for the ‘Run To Yas’ travel writer launched by Yas Marina Circuit and Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) is over. Following an online search that drew entries from over 100 people from countries as far away as Australia and Guatemala, 28-year-old Geordie Barrie from London, England was awarded the coveted assignment.

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‘Full Steam Ahead’ nominated at TIGA Games Industry Awards 2013

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‘Full Steam Ahead’, the game developed by Brunel’s ss Great Britain, the Science Museum and Aardman Animations has been given the nod at the TIGA Game Industry Awards 2013 with three nominations: ‘Best Game with a Purpose’, ‘Best Game Design’ and ‘Game of the Year’.

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The Kydd Kit: Spread the Word!

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The Kydd Kit
Spread the word!

The Kydd Kit: Spread the Word!
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Would you like to help ‘spread the word’ about the Kydd series? We’ve put together a great KYDD Kit – a special selection of Stockwin memorabilia: some to keep for yourself, others to hand out to ‘spread the word.’ You can pass them on to friends, bookshops, your local library – wherever you’d like to recommend the adventures of Tom Kydd.

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Vanessa Brady, President of SBID, wins prestigious Women in the City Award for Built Environment endorsed by RIBA and WiBSE

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Accountancy – Joanna Santinon, Ernst & Young
Built Environment – Vanessa Brady, Society of British & International Design
Facilities Management – Katy Dowding, Skanska Facilities Services
Financial Services – Joanna Thornell, Coutts
Insurance Services – Sarah Turvill, Willis International
Legal Services – Rosemary Martin, Vodafone Group PLC
Medicine/Healthcare – Prof Lesley Regan, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, St Mary’s Hospital
Technology – Maggie Buggie, Capgemini
Woman of Achievement Award Category Finalists 2013

Vanessa Brady, President of the Society of British and International Design (SBID) won the Built Environment Category for the 2013 Women in the City Woman of Achievement Award announced at the Celebration Evening hosted by Bryan Cave LLP, in London on Thursday, 24th October .

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Thames Valley History Festival to run from 1-17 November 2013

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From British Intelligence during the Napoleonic Wars to the untold history of the Polish Resistance during World War II

London, 15th October 2013: The Thames Valley History Festival, the first national cultural celebration of 2,500 years of British history, will run from 1st to 17th November in the historic towns of Eton and Windsor. Each of the 40 events will take place in a venue of historic interest in Windsor and Eton, and will range from lectures, panel conversations, Q&A sessions, to historical tours, photographic walks and much more.

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‘Full Steam Ahead’ nominated at TIGA Games Industry Awards 2013

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‘Full Steam Ahead’, the game developed by Brunel’s ss Great Britain, the Science Museum and Aardman Animations has been given the nod at the TIGA Game Industry Awards 2013 with three nominations: ‘Best Game with a Purpose’, ‘Best Game Design’ and ‘Game of the Year’.

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