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2014 Indiana GIS Day & Conference

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - Save the Date

8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Indiana Government Center
South Conference Center

Register Here!

 

2014 AGENDA & PRESENTATIONS

 

Agenda

 

Flyer

 

 

 

8:00 am REGISTRATION IGCS Atrium
8:30 - 9:15 am WELCOME & PLENARY SESSION
Jim Sparks, State GIO Walt Gray, Indiana Geological Survey
EARTHQUAKES IN INDIANA, PAST AND FUTURE - PART TWO
IGCS Auditorium
8:30am-4:30 pm ESRI LEARNING LAB
60 minute sessions (pre-registration required)
Room 5
9:30 - 11:30 am

PRESENTATIONS
9:30 – 10:20 am A New Way to View and Search for Old Maps
David S. Nail, GISP - USGS

10:30 - 11:20 am Gary Sanitary District (Use of LiDAR)
Martin Brown - Gary Sanitary District GIS Manager

Conf. Room A
9:30 - 11:30 am

PRESENTATIONS
9:30 – 10:20 am Ortho/LiDAR Dataset (Part One) James “Chip” Campbell - INDOT

10:30 - 11:20 am Ortho/LiDAR Dataset (Part Two) James “Chip” Campbell - INDOT

Conf. Room C
9:30 - 11:30 am

PRESENTATIONS
9:30 – 10:20 am When GOOD Maps Go BAD (Cartography) - Part Deux EJ McNaughton - IDEM and Karen Brock - FSSA

10:30 - 11:20 am USGS Flood Inundation and Indiana Map Kavya Urs Beerval Ravichandra - Polis and Matt Rummel - CBBEL, Inc.

Rooms 1 & 2
9:30 - 11:30 am

PRESENTATIONS
9:30 – 10:20 am Cycling the Trace
Kevin Enright - Monroe County Surveyor

10:30 - 11:20 am GIS (Where do I Start)?/GIS 101 Jim Sparks - GIO State of Indiana

Room 6
11:30 - 12:30 pm LUNCH (on your own)  
1:00 - 3:00 pm

PRESENTATIONS
1:00 - 1:50 pm Food Deserts Karen Brock - FSSA

2:00 - 2:50 pm ArcGIS Editing Mike Martin - DNR

Conf. Room A
1:00 - 3:00 pm

PRESENTATIONS
1:00 - 1:50 pm ArcGIS is Doing What?? Open Forum on ALL Things GIS. Ask your toughest or most basic question. Stump the Chump!
Panel Discussion (Chris Walls - 39DN, Irv Goldblatt - IDEM , Matt Riggs, Polis)

2:00 - 2:50 pm Data, Data, Every Where… The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Modern Cartographer
Chris Walls - 39 Degrees North

Conf. Room C
1:00 - 3:00 pm

PRESENTATIONS
1:00 - 1:50 pm ArcGIS Online for the City of Greenwood
Tom Maggard - City of Greenwood

2:00 - 2:50 pm Arc GIS Online - Panel Discussion
(DNR, FSSA, IDEM, Esri and others)

Rooms 1 & 2
1:00 - 3:00 pm

PRESENTATIONS
1:00 - 1:50 pm Public Safety/The Northwest Indiana Public Safety Data Consortium
Joseph Ferrandino, Ph.D.- Indiana University-Northwest

2:00 - 2:50 pm How to GeoCode
Judy Delury - Dept of Health and Amanda O’Daniel - IOT

Room 6
3:00 - 3:30 pm CLOSING SESSION - FUTURE OF GIS (STATE & NATIONAL) Jim Sparks, State GIO & Phil Worrall, Executive Director - IGIC IGCS Auditorium

 

Want to learn more about GIS?

Geographic information systems (GIS) have become an integral tool in state agencies and local governments where they are used to support decisionmaking in the public interest.

Explore the innovative ways GIS is used to improve government operations. GIS has the unique capability to help explain large amounts of information via maps and graphics usinglocation information. Cross agency applications appear seamless when data is merged into a GIS. See the many new avenues for using this increasingly important technology.

GIS is used at the state to:

Issue permits
Plan transportation projects
Share information with the public
Study flooding
Prepare for and respond to emergencies
Understand environmental issues
Study water quality
Track health issues
Inventory assets
Understand public needs
Plan new programs
Promote economic development

Who should attend this conference?

Everyone who plans, manages, or performs activities similar to those above will benefit from attending this event. Presentations and resources are for all GIS users and pursuers of all levels!

For more information, contact:

Jim Sparks
Indiana Geographic Information Officer
Indiana Office of Technology
100 North Senate Ave.
N551 Government Center North
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Office: (317) 234-5889
gio@iot.in.gov

Amanda O'Daniel
Broadband Analyst
Indiana Office of Technology
100 North Senate Ave.
N551 Government Center North
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Office: (317) 234-4111
amodaniel@iot.in.gov