Sign up now for the annual NYC Arc User Group Symposium. It's free, fascinating, fun, and a rare opportunity to network with hundreds of local GIS users!
Matt Knutzen, Geospatial Librarian, the Lionel Pinchus and Princess Firyal map Division, the New York Public Library
8:00 AM Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM Keynote: Unbinding the Atlas: transforming NYPL collections
Matt Knutzen, Geospatial Librarian, the Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, the New York Public Library
10:00 AM Who’s Reading Your Map? Methods for Visualizing Knowledge
Chris Goranson, MGIS, GISP, Director, Parsons Institute for Information Mapping
10:30 AM Break
11:00 AM New York City Environmental Justice Alliance (NYC-EJA) Waterfront Justice Project
Juan Camilo Osorio, Policy Analyst , New York City Environmental Justice AllianceNatasha Dwyer, Graduate Research Assistant at NYC-EJA
11:30 AM GPS for travel research with ESRI technology
Timothy Michalowski, Abt SRBI, GIS Director & Dara Seidl, Abt SRBI, GIS Analyst
1:00 Lightning Talks
A View Over the Fence: GIS in the State of Connecticut
Thad J. Dymkowski, GISP, President, Connecticut GIS User Network
Geocoding Difficult Data
Danielle Hartman, GISP, Senior GIS Specialist, Halcrow / CH2MHill
One Story about a Map That Ended Up in Court
Tim Calabrese, Manager, Operations Analysis, Office of Pupil Transportation, NYC Department of Education
1:30 PM Health and Environmental Justice Riskscapes: Mapping Environmental Stressors in the South Bronx, New York City
Andrew Maroko, PhD, Assistant Professor, Lehman College / CUNY School of Public Health
2:00 PM Bridging the Gap: Creating a framework that enables GIS users to create and deploy web mapping applications without writing any code
Michael Porter, PhD, Sr Analyst, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
2:30 PM Break
3:00 PM GIS at NYC Economic Development Corporation
Jiin Wen, Vice President OF MIS, New York City Economic Development Corporation
3:30 PM A New Map for a Warming City: A Prototype Map of New York City's Rooftop Cooling Potential
Gordon Green, Research Associate, Center for the Advanced Research of Spatial Information, Hunter College / City University of New York
26 Federal Plaza (corner of Worth Street & Broadway), NY, NY, 6th Floor Conference center.
Registration and breakfast begin at 8:00 a.m. Keynote begins promptly at 9:00 a.m.
Please allow up to 30 minutes to get through building security.