The conference keynote: should geospatial conference organizers spend time that might be more valuably used for a single speaker to address all of the attendees? If they chose to have one or more keynote speakers, who should they chose? What make a good keynote presenter and presentation? How do organizers find them?
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Image: DNI Clapper was one of many keynoters at the GEOINT 2013* Symposium last week. Courtesy USGIF.
Schedule | State of the Map US 2014
AAG Program (Large PDF)
Keith Masback, CEO of USGIF, Talks 2013* GEOINT Symposium, "Operationalizing Intelligence for Global Missions" - WashingtonExec
The Age of Context
Tim O’Reilly, Web 2.0 and Geospatial - All Points Blog
When rescue and recovery crews make their way through communities devastated by hurricanes, tornados and wildfires, what they need are maps to help them get around safely. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ writer Dr. JoAnne Castagna is looking forward to an uneventful hurricane season, but in case it’s not, USACE is prepared!