Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Dr. Roger Tomlinson, Father of GIS, Dead at 80

Yesterday, it became publicly known that over this past weekend, Dr. Roger Tomlinson, the Father of GIS, passed away in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Prayers and thoughts are with the family and friends of this amazing individual who did much to change the world. Some insights about a life well spent can be found below:

(GIS Lounge, February 11, 2014)

(University Consortium for Geographic Information Science Fellow Award Biography)

Photo Credit: Jegan's ASCII & Wallpaper Blog

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