Join Us for the First UIowa GISpalooza

Thursday, April 25, 2013 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Event Location: 
University of Iowa Capital Center
Conference Center, UCC 2520D
Iowa City, IA 52252

From arts and humanities to the sciences—who has geospatial data to share on campus, where is GIS being used, and how can you learn what this important technology can contribute to your own area of research?
10:00 Welcome from Dan Reed, Vice President for Research and Economic Development
10:15 -11:30 Lightning round talks on mapping applications on climate change, neolithic Portugal, flooding in Iowa, campus maps and tracking Cambuses, historical Johnson County and more
11:30-12:30 Affinity group discussions and demonstrations
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch (on your own or with other GIS fans)
1:30-2:10  UI institutional activities supporting GIS
2:10-3:00 Presentation by ESRI on the latest developments with ArcGIS mapping software
Sponsored by | The Office of the Vice President for Research |The University of Iowa Libraries | ITS Research Services| Department of Geography | Digital Studio for Public Humanities | Obermann Center for Advanced Studies  | EPSCoR