SOURCE: AWhere, Inc

September 06, 2007 14:55 ET

John D. Corbett to Speak at NMSU on "Next Generation Mapping: Sharing and Utilizing Interactive Maps"

John D. Corbett Ph.D. to Speak at New Mexico State University Department of Plant & Environmental Sciences Lowenstein Lecture Series

GOLDEN, CO--(Marketwire - September 6, 2007) - AWhere, Inc (AWI) Co-founder and CEO, John D. Corbett, Ph.D., will be the guest speaker at Lowenstein Lecture Series held at the New Mexico State University Department of Plant & Environmental Sciences on September 6th. Corbett will speak on "Next Generation Mapping: Sharing and Utilizing Interactive Maps."

The Dr. Lowenstein Lecture Series is made possible through a gift from Bonnie and Bernard Lowenstein of Albuquerque, NM. The objective of the lecture series is to bring renowned scientists in Horticulture, Agriculture, Genetics, and Environmental Science to the NMSU to foster greater appreciation of new development in the fields.

"I'm honored to be involved in Dr. Lowenstein's Lecture Series and to contribute both my agricultural climatology experience and our enthusiasm for new uses of geovisualization in business and science." said Corbett.

About AWhere

AWhere is geovisual authoring software that creates maps from tabular data -- spreadsheets or databases -- and then mashes it up with data from weather and scientific studies, census and on-line mapping services, i.e. Virtual Earth™. AWhere features a short learning curve, an affordable price point, and easy team collaboration, as a user can map their data and then share the map along with all related data as an interactive My Maps™ with other members of the team. AWhere was designed for the non-specialist, who understood their data but did not have the tools to map and compare it with other weather, climate or soil data. www.awhere.com

About the Lowenstein Lecture Series

The series is made possible through a gift from Bonnie and Bernard Lowenstein of Albuquerque, NM . Objective of the lecture series is to bring renowned scientists in Horticulture, Agriculture, Genetics, and Environmental Science to the NMSU to foster greater appreciation of new development in the fields. http://cahe.nmsu.edu/academics/pes/lowenstein-lecture-serie.html

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