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GeoEd '10 - Geospatial Education Conference

National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

GeoEd '10 - Geospatial Education Conference

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The National Geospatial Technology Center, Jefferson Community and Technical College, and the Kentucky Information Technology Center (KITCenter) in Partnership with Kentucky Geographic Alliance and University of Kentucky Tracy Farmer Institute for Sustainability and the Environment and advice from the Kentucky Division of Geographic Information, is proud to announce a regional one day conference to be held Wednesday, June 23, 2010 with pre-conference workshops scheduled for Monday, June 21 and Tuesday, June 22 on the Southwest campus of Jefferson Community and Technical College in Louisville, Kentucky. 

This second annual conference provides a regional and Kentucky perspective of geospatial education in the P-16 segment. Presentations by leaders and practitioners in the field will provide participants with an up-to-date view.


Plenary sessions and professional development tracks include the following topics:

-Educational initiatives in GIS, remote sensing and other geospatial fields

-What’s the outlook for P-16 geospatial careers in Kentucky and the region

-Current software development and applications for geospatial education


GeoEd '10 Conference Agenda



The following Geospatial pre-conference workshops will be held Monday, June 21st through Tuesday, June 22nd. To register for a workshop, click on the workshop name and it will open the registration page for that workshop event. 


Remote Sensing and GIS for the Green Decade – Instructor, Demetrio Zourarakis - June 21st (1 day)

CLOSED - Introduction to GIS – Instructor, Mike Rudibaugh - June 21st - June 22nd (2 days)

Intermediate GIS – Instructor, Vince DiNoto - June 21st- June 22nd (2 days)

Using a GPS Across the Curriculum – Instructor, Ross Allen - June 22nd (9:00 am-12:00 pm) (1/2 day)

GeoCaching - Instructor, Ross Allen - June 22nd (1:00 pm - 4:00 pm) (1/2 day)

All conference events and pre-conference workshops will be held on the Southwest campus of Jefferson Community and Technical College, approximately 9 miles from Louisville International Airport. 


Hotel reservations can be made at the Comfort Suites Hotel at 502-964-0740.  Ask for Donna Thompson and mention group#101155 for a discounted rate of $74 (+ taxes) per night.

Louisville is quite busy with many activities and fun things to do during this time.  Plan to arrive early and enjoy some of the wonderful things to see and do during your stay. Local attractions and a calendar of events can be found at www.gotolouisville.com.



For additional information requests, contact tammy.mccollum@kctcs.edu





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1000 Community College Drive
Louisville, KY 40272

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

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National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence

“Empowering Colleges: Expanding the Geospatial Workforce”

 The GeoTECH Center:

  •  Is developing a Community of Practice
  •  Has a set of Model Courses
  •  Can provide Mentoring for new or existing  programs
  •  Offers professional development workshops at no cost
  •  Is updating the Geospatial Technology Competency Model (GTCM)
  •  Provides a national geospatial program locator map
  •  Presents Educator Awards
  •  Maintains a geospatial calendar of events
  •  Has a dynamic website with geospatial information at http://geotechcenter.org
  •  Has developed a Curriculum Aligned to Workforce Needs


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