It’s conference season and here’s another opportunity for a one day world wind tour. I’ll be moderating the future trends panel. Do note the accessible pricing.
The NYS GeoSpatial Summit will be held on June 9, 2006 from 8:30am - 5:00pm at the Tannery Pond Community Center in scenic North Creek, NY. The event is targeted for GIS professionals who want to look beyond the technical issues and hear what’s really shaping GIS in NYS and around the country.
Highlights of the day include:
- a 2 hour industry leaders panel in the morning to discuss future trends in the GIS industry. Confirmed panelists for this once in a career discussion include:
Michael Jones (Chief Technologist, Google Earth), Tom Barclay (Microsoft Virtual Earth Imagery Program manager), Dick Kaplan (CEO of Pictometry), Jay Benson (VP of Business Development for TeleAtlas), George Moon (Chief Technology Officer for MapInfo), Chris Capelli (National Sales Mgr for ESRI).
- presentation on the NYS GIS Coordination Program;
- presentation by Ian White (President of Urban Mapping, Inc.) on his unique perspective for bringing a new urban map to the consumer market;
- presentation by regional planning and growth expert, Todd Fabozzi, on national trends and issues in community planning;
- presentation by Ross Whaley (Chairman of the Adirondack Park Agency) on Adirondack issues and use of geospatial technology to support the efforts of the APA.
- breakfast, lunch, and afternoon break snacks are included so you can stay on-site and network with your peers and sponsors.
Date: Friday, June 9, 2006.
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Tannery Pond Community Center, North Creek, NY.
Registration fee: $50 ($75 after June 2)
Space is limited and registrations will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Sponsorship opportunities for the Summit are available.
For further information, to register, and/or become a sponsor visit the website.