Session List

Track Key :
 General and Plenary Sessions Track 1: Case Studies - GIS Implementation and Integration in Government
 Track 2: GIS Technologies and Trends
Tuesday, September 13, 2011
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Opening Keynote: GIS to the Rescue: The Critical Role of Geospatial Technology in Disaster Response

Michael Byrne, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Russ Johnson, Esri

9:15 am - 10:30 am
Keynote Panel: Why GIS, Why Now?: Doing More with Less

Tom Conry, Fairfax County

Jerry Johnston, PhD, US Environmental Protection Agency

Michael Ratcliffe, US Census Bureau

10:45 am - 11:45 am
Open Source GIS Support to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Response

Brandon Haynie, Major (US Army), PhD, GIS Professional, Geocent

Guy Thomas, US Coast Guard

10:45 am - 11:45 am
Case Study: How DHS & DoT Designed Successful User Experiences for Decision-Making Support

Jeff Friedland, St. Clair County, MI

Richard Whisner, IDV Solutions

Jon Dale, Dept. of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate

11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Luncheon Keynote: Mapping the Future

Mark DeMulder, United States Geological Survey

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Integrating and Sharing Data: Lessons Learned from the EPA

Lisa Jenkins, Environmental Protection Agency

David G Smith, Environmental Protection Agency

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
GIS To Go For Less

Tom Tricot, PhD, GISP, City of High Point, NC

James Vogl, City of High Point, NC

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Integrating GIS into the Enterprise Technology Mix

Jeff Stovall, City of Charlotte

Stephen Lowe, USDA

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm
Next Generation 9-1-1

Erik Johnson, NREMT-P, CPM, DC Fire & EMS Department

Steve Souder, Fairfax County, VA 9-1-1/Dept. of Public Safety Communications

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Closing Keynote: Putting the Power of GEOINT in Your Hands

Letitia Long, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Professional Development Workshop: The Successful GIS Professional

Twyla McDermott, City of Charlotte (NC)

Ariel Katz, Fire Fighter/Paramedic, American University