Esri President Jack Dangermond to Talk about Infinite Scalability of Imagery Data at ASPRS IGTF 2017

Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced that the company's founder and president, Jack Dangermond, will be a keynote speaker at the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) Imaging & Geospatial Technology Forum (IGTF) 2017 annual conference, to be held March 12 through 16 at Marriott Waterfront, in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dangermond's talk will touch on the importance of The Science of Where and imagery data in meeting the challenges of a complex world in which location presents a common visual context for us all.

Esri will also host a booth and hands-on workshops, giving attendees a chance to work with Esri's Drone2Map for ArcGIS, which streamlines the creation of professional imagery data from drone-captured photography.


  • Jack Dangermond, Founder and President, Esri
  • Kurt Schwoppe, Head of Business Development, Esri
  • Steve Snow, Head of Mapping, Statistics, and Imagery, Esri


Esri Hands-On Workshops and Plenary Session Address

  • Sunday, March 12: 1:30 p.m.–5:45 p.m.: Drone2Map for ArcGIS Hands-On Workshop
  • Monday, March 13: 8:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.: Drone2Map for ArcGIS Hands-On Workshop
  • Tuesday, March 14: 8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.: Plenary Session Address


Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202


Sunday–Thursday, March 12–16, 2017


ASPRS Conference

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Published Thursday, March 9th, 2017

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