Long Island GIS 2019 Fall User Conference on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

Stony Brook University – Wang Center Theatre

It’s easy to register and best of all – it’s FREE!   CLICK here to Register … *Registration is required to attend

*There will be a poster session at the LIGIS User Conference. Bring your favorite poster to showcase in the lobby! (Maximum size is 3×4′)

Special Note: Guest parking is available in the BLACK and ORANGE parking areas on the map located in the SBU Parking link below. There are a limited number of metered parking spots at the parking garage next to the Wang Center. There is also a mobile app that provides live transit information: http://smarttransit.cewit.stonybrook.edu/smarttransit/ . For additional information about parking (including accessible parking for guests with disabilities), and a complete map of Stony Brook University Parking lots and garages, please visit  SBU Parking.

*Agenda to follow…

ATTENTION Potential Vendors/ Exhibitors: Please provide the following info:

Vendors should contact SBU DIRECTLY. If assistance is needed, please contact Christina Cabral (Tel. 631-632-6320). 

STEP 1: Purchase the vendor permit from FSA ($35) in advance. Vendors should submit the application directly to Cindy Saliba (cindy.saliba@stonybrook.edu), Faculty Student Association (Tel. 631-632 6430).

The vendor permit application deadline: November 6th

STEP 2: Once the permit is processed, rent a vendor table/power drop from the Wang Center directly via Liz Kerins (Tel. 631-632-1196). Vendors may either send the payment check before the event or bring the check on the event day. Wang Center accepts checks only (no cash or credit cards). Checks should be made payable to: STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY 900108

MAIL CHECK TO: Margaret Abbatiello, Charles B. Wang Center Suite 302, 100 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook, NY 11794-4044  (Tel. 631-632-6320)

The rental fee is as follows:

1) One Table and 2 chairs: $41.17

2) One Table and 2 chairs, with power drop: $58.82

Rental deadline: November 26th

*If vendors need further assistance, please contact Christina Cabral (Tel. 631-632-6320).


8:30 – 9:30
Registration and Networking

9:45 – 10:00
Introduction and Opening Remarks

10:00 – 10:30  GeoAI: Machine Learning meets ArcGIS – Gerard Aiken (ESRI)

10:30 – 11:00   Reality as a Service: Where Cloud-based Imagery Can Take GIS – Brett Clark (NEARMAP)

11:00 – 11:30  “Save the storefronts! The ground mapping of New York City storefronts for citywide policy and collaboration” – Jason Greenwald & Dan Langus (Live XYZ)

11:30 – 12:15    Municipal UAV Mapping Concepts and the Possible Associated Obstacles – Robert Hubbs (Town of Smithtown)

12:15 – 1:30 Lunch Break/ Networking

1:30 – 1:50    GeoTrivia and Poster Session winners announced

1:50 – 2:35  2020 Census at a Glance and how you can make a difference – Steven Collins (US Census)

2:35 – 3:00  What’s New from Trimble for GIS Mapping – Kara O’Neill (LK McLean Associates

3:00 – 3:15  Stony Brook University Student Lightning Talks

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