Monthly Archives:May 2019

Geospatial artificial intelligence: the technology standing on the shoulders of giants


The molding together of artificial intelligence (AI) and the geographic/GIS (geographic information systems) dimension creates geospatial artificial intelligence (GeoAI).Not just the technologies powering your Uber,there is an emerging role for GeoAI in health and healthcare as location is an integral part of both population and individual health.In aneditorialrecently published inInternational Journal of Health Geographics,Maged N. Kamel Boulos and colleagues discuss population-level GeoAI applications for public health and smart cities,and integration of GeoAI into precision medicine.

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