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UCGIS 2011 Winter Meeting

The 2011 UCGIS Winter Meeting will feature a “Place-based Geospatial Summit” with special involvement from the Departments of Homeland Security and Housing and Urban Development, and participation from Department of Interior and Environmental Protection Agency, plus others as well.

Over the two day meeting  at the Washington Doubletree Hotel, speakers, panels, discussions and workgroups will focus on

  1. Geospatial Work-force Development
  2. Place-based Geospatial Extension
  3. Placed-based NSF/NIH Research Initiative
  4. National Network of Regional GIS Nodes

Additional sessions will include updates on various national projects related to CyberGIS, the GIS Body of Knowledge, website development and other key initiatives. Participants will join in important discussions of UCGIS issues in committees and the regular UCGIS Council Meeting.
Note for your calendar:  The UCGIS 2011 Summer Assembly will be held in Boulder Colorado, on June 22 & 23, 2011

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Doubletree Hotel
1515 Rhode Island Avenue, NW
United States
Washington US