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UC to Celebrate National GIS Day Nov. 15


The free event will feature talks by two geographic information systems experts discussing 'Discovering the World through GIS.'

Date: 11/6/2017 12:00:00 AM
By: Melissa Norris
Phone: (513) 556-1558

UC ingot   On Wednesday, Nov. 15, the University of Cincinnati McMicken College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Geography & GIS and the University of Cincinnati Libraries are pleased to host UC’s 2017 National GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day Celebration. Held in the Nippert Stadium West Pavilion North Lounge, the program details are:

11 a.m.-noon: “GIS in Local Governments – A Decision Making Framework” by Raj Chundur (Cincinnati Area GIS Administrator)
Noon-1 p.m.: Lunch
1-2 p.m.: “Crowd-sourcing the Smart City: Big Geosocial Media Data, Ethics and Urban Governance” by Dr. Zook (University of Kentucky)

The event is free and open to all.

Questions? E-mail Amy Koshoffer, science informationist, at ASKDATA@UC.EDU for more information.