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GEOGRAPHY AND GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGY

Lakeland Community College is proud to be hosting our eighth annual GIS Day.  This annual celebration of geographic information systems will be held Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 9 a.m.—2 p.m. in Lakeland's HIVE and H-building

Those joining us for the event will have the chance to view presentations highlighting the use of geospatial technologies in industry, speak with area geospatial professionals, take part in hands-on activities such as a humanitarian map-a-thon and our interactive AR sandbox, and watch drone/sUAS demonstrations.

GIS Day Presenters and Schedule of Events

Download the GIS Day detailed schedule of events flyer.

  • 9:30 a.m. | Room H-005/008
    Geointelligence:
    Dr. Shawana P. Johnson, GISP - Global Marketing Insights, Inc.
  • 10 a.m. | Room H-116
    Moses Tree:
    Roy Larick - Bluestone Heights
  • 10:30 a.m. | Room H-005/008
    Cultural Resources Predictive Models:
    Jessica Wobig - Jacobs
  • 11 a.m. | Room H-116
    Effects of Human Activity on Land:
    Melissa Dopirak - AmeriCorps/Lakeland Community College student
  • 11:30 a.m. | Room H-005/008
    Using drone remote sensing to identify invasive plants in aquatic and wetland ecosystems:
    Dr. Colin Brooks - Michigan Technical Research Institute
  • 11:45 a.m. | Room H-116
    American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing:
    John Antalovich
  • 12:15 p.m | Room H-005/008
    Open Source Data:
    Will Skora - Cleveland Public Library
  • 12:30 p.m. | Room H-116
    The Why of Where: Spatial Thinking, Geography and GIS:
    Mark Guizlo - Lakeland Community College instructor
  • 1 p.m. | Room H-005/008
    GIS Nuts and Bolts
    : John Woodard
  • 1:30 p.m. | Room H-116
    Historical Maps:
    Lake County Historical Society

 

Joining us as exhibitors will be:
  • Environmental Organization
    • Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District
  • Professional Organizations
    • American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
    • North Coast Drone Alliance (NORCODA)
  • Government Organizations
    • Geauga County Planning Commission
    • Lake County GIS Department
    • Lake County General Health District
    • Lake County Planning Commission
    • Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District
  • Nonprofit Organization
    • Greater Cleveland Food Bank
  • Private Organizations
    • CT Consultants
    • Global Marketing Insights, Inc.
    • Kucera International
    • Preformed Line Products
  • Educational Organization
    • Lakeland Community College

This event is FREE and open to the public.

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