Interdisciplinary Workshop on Geospatial Computing

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The workshop will take place 9am – 5pm, November 20 and 21, at The MUSEUM in Downtown Kitchener.

Schedule of Events

Day 1- November 20

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:00 Keynote Address: Andrew Davidson AAFC
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-10:45 Bahram Gharabaghi UoG
10:45-11:15 Martin Sykora Loughborough University
11:15-11:45 Dan Gillis UoG
11:45-1:00 Lunch & networking
1:00-1:30 Tarmo Remmel York
1:30-2:00 Jennifer Baltzer WLU
2:00-2:15 GSTS Sponsored Break
2:15-2:45 Matthew Tenney McGill
2:45-3:15 Steve Grise Vertex3
3:15-4:00 Research partnerships across sectors and disciplines, presentation and discussion NSERC
4:00-5:00 Wrap-up and Networking / Install Party! (for python tutorial on Friday)

Day 2 – November 21

9:00-10:15 MS2Discovery Keynote: Carson Farmer; Geospatial data in Python CUNY
10:15-10:35 Break
10:35-12:00 MS2Discovery Keynote: Carson Farmer; Geospatial data in Python CUNY
12:00-1:00 Lunch & networking
1:00-1:30 Nicole Rabe  OMAFRA
1:30-3:00 Krista Amolins; ArcGIS Javascript API for web map customization ESRI Canada
3:00-3:30 Richard Worsfold OCE
3:30-6:00 ESRI Canada Sponsored Reception: posters, industry product demos, and networking session

Note: lunch and light refreshments will be provided