Intergraph Mapping and Geospatial Solutions announced the third annual Intergraph Best Practices Awards for educators and Intergraph Poster Competition for students. The worldwide competitions recognize projects and programs based on Intergraph’s geospatial technology, including GeoMedia, GeoMedia Professional, GeoMedia WebMap, GeoMedia WebMap Professional, G/Technology, MGE or the IntelliWhere or Z/I Imaging suite of products. Students are encouraged to display their creativity and innovative use of GIS software and geospatial technology in the classroom by entering a poster in the competition. Educators are asked to submit entries that demonstrate practical training and application of GIS-related programs in the classroom. Complete competition guidelines and entry forms may be accessed at .
The Intergraph Poster Competition is targeted at students currently enrolled in institutions of higher education, including community colleges, universities, post-graduate and distance learning programs. The Intergraph Best Practices Awards is comprised of two distinct categories. One is a higher education classification that includes community colleges, universities, post-graduate and distance learning programs. A separate classification consists of kindergarten through 12, primary, and secondary schools. Educators receiving these awards will be asked to present their entries at GeoSpatial World 2004 and will receive cash awards for first, second, and third place. In addition, the winning entries will be published on the Intergraph Education Web page and included in the education section of Global Link.