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FCSM Geospatial Interest Group (GIG) Workshop

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2 Massachusetts Ave NE

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Janet Norwood Conference Center

Washington, DC 20212

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The Federal Committee on Statistical Methodology (FCSM) Geospatial Interest Group (GIG) is proud to sponsor a one-day workshop focusing on geospatial analysis, data and statistics.

Come join us for a day of interactive demonstrations, discussions and activities. The morning will focus on geospatial methods, tools and analysis used in disaster and disruption response. The afternoon will be devoted to open innovation, citizen engagement, crowdsourcing and statistical use of non-survey data.

An option for remote attendance is available, just select the remote ticket when you register. Connection information for remote attendees will be sent closer to the time of the event.

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8:30AM Welcome

Part I Geospatial Analysis for Disasters and Disruptions

8:45AM Advances in Geospatial Methods and Analysis Used in Disaster and Disruption Response

10:00AM Break and Networking

10:30AM Hands On Disaster Apps and Tools - Two 25 minute on demos of apps from different agencies

11:30AM Group Activities – Developing Cross Sector Geospatial Analytical Solutions

12:00PM Lunch

Part II Statistical Quality for Non-Survey Data

1:00PM Open Innovation: Engaging Citizens in Science in a Changing World

2:00PM Crowdsourcing and Non Survey Data Lightning Presentations

3:00PM Break and Networking

3:15 PM Presentation on FCSM Problem of Statistical Quality for Non-Survey Data – Rolf Schmitt, BTS

3:30 PM What Does Statistical Quality for Non-Survey Data Look Like in the Geospatial Space

4:00PM Report Out and Wrap Up

Questions?

Wendy Martinez, Bureau of Labor Statistics - Martinez.Wendy@bls.gov

Darius Singpurwalla, National Science Foundation - dsingpur@nsf.gov

Ed Strocko, Bureau of Transportation Statistics - ed.strocko@dot.gov

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Janet Norwood Conference Center

Washington, DC 20212

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