2017 Northeast Ohio GIS Symposium

August 31, 2017 - August 31, 2017

The Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland | 300 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113

Join colleagues from the Midwest who focus on utilizing Information Technology, GIS and Geospatial technologies, delivering practical solutions and developing new and innovative technologies.

​The 2017 Northeast Ohio GIS Symposium on August 31 is the fifth annual program in a series focused on facilitating collaboration and innovation between industry, government and academia.

Don’t miss your chance to glean insight from our in-house GIS experts who share their expertise as industry thought leaders:

10:00 – 10:30 am | Room 3

ArcGIS Online: Have You Used it Yet?

Mike Cousins, GISP, our GIS Manager, expands upon his presentation from last year’s conference and will show new examples of innovative work we have been implementing with many of our municipal clients.

Operations Dashboard, Survey 123, Collector for ArcGIS, Workforce for ArcGIS, and Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS are all tools that we use daily. Come see some examples of AGO in action and ask any questions you may have!

10:40 – 11:10 am | Room 1

UAVs for the Masses

A discussion by Ray Lillibridge, Survey Technical Specialist, will cover UAVs from their creation to current technology. Ray will also cover initial uses of UAVs, current and proposed legislation, as well as the FAA’s Part 107 requirements.

The bulk of this discussion will detail actual projects and case studies. In this area, the discussions will address the different methodology used for flights, the many different software packages for processing data, including DatuSurvey and Drone2Map, and a review of the results of the flights.

Ray will address upcoming technology and future uses – including a Q&A session.

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