Caliper Provides Free Geospatial Technology to Students in Higher Education.
Caliper Corporation is donating business mapping software Maptitude (www.MappingSoftware.com) for student use*. One-year student licenses are available upon request.
The skills learned by students of business geography and Geographical Information Science (GIS) are in high demand. The geospatial analytics market is expected to be worth $72.21 Billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 21.4% according to MarketsandMarkets. Jobs such as “market research analyst” or “operations research analyst” involve studying market conditions and choosing advantageous store locations and are rated by Kiplinger as top 10 careers for 2016, with an employment growth rate projected to exceed 100,000 added jobs per year.
The Maptitude mapping software team is proud to be able to support a program that benefits students in higher education, with the goal to help develop business professionals that can fully utilize and apply geospatial techniques. Maptitude is already widely used in business, including for delivery optimization, market/territory balancing, retail site analysis, and customer and demographic targeting.
* Single-user license; Available with USA, Canada, UK, or Australia Country Packages. Maptitude can be supplied without data for other countries. To qualify for this student discount, you must be enrolled in an accredited public or private university or college that grants degrees requiring not less than the equivalent of one year of full time study. The license is restricted to noncommercial uses; Licensee may not use the Product in sponsored research unless Licensee purchases a commercial license. Licensee agrees to return the Product to Caliper when Licensee ceases to be enrolled as a student. Proof of eligibility required. To be eligible for the discounted student license you must provide a copy of a document (School ID, Report Card, Transcript, or Tuition Bill) issued by the institution with your name, the institution name, and current date.