Tuesday, September 25, 2007

GIS DAY 2007 - Celebration of all things GIS in and around Asheville

Start planning now to come see what's going with GIS in and around Asheville on Friday, November 9th. The event is being held at the AB Tech Asheville campus and promises to be exciting. Thanks to all the sponsors and demonstrators who are making this happen. They include:
  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College – GIS Certificate Program
  • Buncombe County - GIS Department
  • City of Asheville – GIS Department
  • ESRI - Scott Wolter (Charlotte Office)
  • FGDC / GeoMaxim – Linda Wayne
  • NC Center for Geographic Information and Analysis
  • Renaissance Computing Institute (RENCI)
  • Resource Data Inc. - Neil Thomas
  • UNC Asheville - National Environmental Modeling and Analysis Center (NEMAC)

We'll have presentations of all the latest internet-based GIS applications from the City and County, the NC CGIA will be on hand talking about state level GIS coordination, Linda Wayne from GeoMaxim and FGDC will be talking standards and the National Spatial Data Infrastructure and cross-organizational geospatial collaboration, ESRI will be represented by Scott Wolter, Neil Thomas will be here showing some of his exciting work at Resource Data Inc., NEMAC will be here with the GeoDome and RENCI emergency response van and much much more.

WHEN? Friday, November 9th, 2007. 9:00am - 2:00pm

WHERE? AB TECH Asheville Campus - Balsam Building

WHAT? Open House event with lots of demonstrations. Come drop in or stay all day!

More information - see http://gis.esri.com/gisday/detail.cfm?id=9093