Emergency Preparedness for GIS

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Title: Emergency Preparedness for GIS Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Half Day Time: 1:00pm – 5:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center Workshop Description: As GIS goes from being a silo technology in an organization to an integrated enterprise solution, there is a pressing need for cross training on the non-technical disciplines GIS staff is being asked […]

GIS and Next Generation 911

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Title: GIS and Next Generation 9-1-1 Instructor:  Sandi Stroud Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Half Day Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center Workshop Description: This workshop is aimed at the GIS professional who is currently supporting or may support their emergency communications division in the future. In a fully operational next generation 911 […]

Conference Workshop: Processing Lidar with Open Source Tools

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Title: Working with LDAR Data Using Open Source GIS Software Instructor:  Colin Gowens & Sara Yurman Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Full Day Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center Description:  This workshop will explore and describe LiDAR data structure, data available from recent and future Georgia LiDAR  acquisitions, software resources, and methodologies to […]

Rest In Peace Leonard Slote

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We were alerted yesterday that the mapping community lost a good guy  – Leonard Slote.  Leonard was struck and killed riding his bike west of Madison Georgia on July 23rd 2016 Leonard worked in the Greene County Building and Zoning Department as GIS director for the last 12 years. On July 25 the Greene County Board of Commissioners […]

Introduction to GNSS at the Georgia Geospatial Conference – Oct 3rd 2016

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Title: Introduction to GNSS Instructor:  Tripp Corbin Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Full Day Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center   Workshop Description: The use of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) has become pervasive in the GIS and Surveying communities, and with anyone who needs or collects data that has a geographic […]