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Monday
What When Where Track
Building Web and Mobile ArcGIS Server Applications with JavaScript (2 Days, $695) Eric Pimpler, Geospatial Training 8:00am - 5:00pm Abbot 1 Pre-Conference Training
Using Spatial Analyst with ArcGIS (2 Days, $695) John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS 8:00am - 5:00pm Abbot 2 Pre-Conference Training
Understanding and Using Python & ArcPy in ArcGIS (2 Days, $695) Bruce Kessler, Kessler GIS 8:00am - 5:00pm Vandevert Pre-Conference Training
Tuesday
What When Where Track
Working with Real-Time high precision GPS/GNSS in ESRI's mobile software - ArcPad and ArcGIS for Mobile (1 day, $350) Craig Greenwald, GeoMobile Innovations 8:00am - 5:00pm Links Gallery 727 Workshops
Hands on Lidar (4 Hours, $100) ESRI 8:00am - 12:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707 Workshops
ArcGIS Online “Unconference” (4 Hours, $100) Shane Clarke and Scott Moore, Esri 1:00pm - 5:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707 Workshops
Conference Registration 4:00pm - 7:00pm Fireside Gallery
Understanding Projections for ArcGIS (1.5 Hours, Free) John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS 6:00pm - 7:30pm Abbot 2 Evening Workshops
Mobile GIS or GPS Solution? (1 Hour, Free) Paul Ferro, Chris Wayne 6:00pm - 7:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707 Evening Workshops
Coincidentally: Working with Coincident Features in a Geodatabase (1 Hour, Free) Bruce Kessler, Kessler GIS 6:00pm - 7:00pm Vandevert Evening Workshops
Informal Social 7:00pm - 9:00pm Owl's Nest Bar
Wednesday
What When Where Track
Conference Registration 7:30am - 8:30am Fireside Gallery
Continental Breakfast 7:30am - 8:30am Homestead 1
Opening Plenary Session – Welcome by Chairs 8:30am - 9:00am Homestead
Opening Keynote Address Allen Carol 9:00am - 10:00am Homestead
Break 10:00am - 10:30am Homestead Lobby
ESRI Northwest Update and UC 2013 Highlights Nathalie Smith, Shane Clarke, and ESRI staff 10:30am - 12:00pm Homestead
Lunch 12:00pm - 1:00pm Homestead 1
Sharpen your GIS Skills with Web GIS - Part I Content and Configurable Resources Nathalie Smith & Scott Moore 1:30pm - 3:00pm Homestead ESRI Technical Session
Break 3:00pm - 3:30pm Homestead Lobby
Working with Linear Referencing and Routes for Streams John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS Services, Inc 3:30pm - 5:00pm Homestead 1 Workshops
Sharpen your GIS Skills with Web GIS - Part II Spatial Analysis Nathalie Smith & Scott Moore 3:30pm - 5:00pm Homestead 3 ESRI Technical Session
ESRI's Hands on Learning Lab 3:30pm - 5:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707
Vendor Hall Opens - Social & Light Dinner 5:00pm - 7:30pm Great Hall
Poster/Map Gallery Open for Viewing & Voting 6:00pm - 8:00pm Great Hall
ESRI Developer Meet-up! 7:30pm Hearth Room
Thursday
What When Where Track
Conference Registration 7:00am - 10:00am Fireside Gallery
Continental Breakfast 7:00am - 8:30am Great Hall
Vendor and Poster Area Open 7:00am - 1:30pm Great Hall
Walkability for a New City Hall Location Heidi Suna 8:30am - 9:00am Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
Putting GIS in People’s Pockets Frank Roberts 8:30am - 9:00am Homestead 2 Mobile GIS for the Enterprise
WebGIS and Climate Change - Things are heating up... Charlie Schrader-Patton 8:30am - 9:00am Homestead 3 Web Apps for GIS
ESRI's Hands on Learning Lab 8:30am - 10:00am Ponderosa Gallery 707
Making The Rounds: City of Kirkland Post-Disaster Vehicle Routing Mel Soares 9:00am - 9:30am Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
Using ArcGIS Mobile and Trimble Positions with ArcGIS Server 10.1 Jim Lahm 9:00am - 9:30am Homestead 2 Mobile GIS for the Enterprise
ODOT's TransGIS Web Mapping Application Framework Ryan R. Johnson, GISP 9:00am - 9:30am Homestead 3 Web Apps for GIS
A Constructive Criticism of the Parcel Editor Jonathan McDowell, GISP 9:30am - 10:00am Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
Culvert Inventory Effort Laura Wipper 9:30am - 10:00am Homestead 2 Mobile GIS or GPS Solution?
Beyond the Map Shad Campbell 9:30am - 10:00am Homestead 3 Web Apps for GIS
Break 10:00am - 10:30am Great Hall
Signs & the Toughbook Solution Jason Motley & Laura Hansen 10:30am - 11:00am Homestead 1 Collaborative Efforts
Return-on-Investment for Geographic Information Systems (ROI 4 GIS) Panel Discussion Bryant Ralston 10:30am - 12:00pm Homestead 2 How to Determine if You're Getting Return on Investment (ROI) From GIS
ArcGIS.com - What can Service Oriented Architecture do for you? Torrin Hultgren 10:30am - 11:00am Homestead 3 GIS in the Cloud
Remote Sensing in the Wildland-Urban Interface Derek McNamara, Alexander Maranghides, William Mell, Anthony Bova 10:30am - 11:00am Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
ESRI's Hands on Learning Lab 10:30am - 12:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707
Building Zoning Framework Gail M. Ewart, GISP; Robert Mansolillo 11:00am - 11:30am Homestead 1 Collaborative Efforts
Mapping Reinvented: How Progressive Governments are Unlocking the Power of Location Benjamin Webb, Matthew Nichols 11:00am - 11:30am Homestead 3 GIS in the Cloud
Development of a synthetic stream network using binary logistic regression Chris Snyder and Jeff Ricklefs 11:00am - 11:30am Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
.NET Add-Ins for ArcGIS Map Development David A. Howes 11:30am - 12:00pm Homestead 1 Data Presentation Cartography
Keeping up with the Times: the creation of a regional government API Ben Sainsbury 11:30am - 12:00pm Homestead 3 Local & Regional Government
Quantifying Watershed Susceptibility for Source Water Protection - A GIS Approach Jesse Manley 11:30am - 12:00pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
NWGIS Board Meeting 12:00pm - 1:30pm Fireside
Lunch 12:00pm - 1:00pm Great Hall
Introduction to Geodesign Special Interest Group Meeting Bryant Ralston 12:00pm - 1:30pm Landmark 1 Collaborative Efforts
Addressing Forum Ian Crawford, Zac Christensen, Michael Gurley 1:30pm - 3:00pm Homestead 1 Panel/Forum
3D GIS for high accuracy z-coordinate GPS data Darryl Sanchez 1:30pm - 2:00pm Homestead 2 Mobile GIS or GPS Solution?
ALPACA (Application for Local Planning and Community Access) Web Map Tool Lise Goss 1:30pm - 2:00pm Homestead 3 Web Apps for GIS
Geographic Education and Outreach Programs in the National Park Service Chris Wayne 1:30pm - 2:00pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
ESRI's Hands on Learning Lab 1:30pm - 3:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707
How to Collect The Best GPS Data Under Tree Canopy Jon Aschenbach 2:00pm - 2:30pm Homestead 2 Mobile GIS or GPS Solution?
Where's My Water? Using ArcGIS server, ArcGIS Online, Python scripting and SQL reporting to get the Water department and the Finance department in sync! Ann Stark, GISP 2:00pm - 2:30pm Homestead 3 Web Apps for GIS
Oregon’s Forest Restoration Treatment Needs Assessment: A LANDFIRE Based Departure Analysis Chris Zanger 2:00pm - 2:30pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
FACS-STIP Tool Laura Wipper & Laura Hansen 2:30pm - 3:00pm Homestead 2 Mobile GIS or GPS Solution?
IT & GIS Collaboration: Improving Productivity for GIS Staff Elizabeth Ohlmann 2:30pm - 3:00pm Homestead 3 GIS Implementation & Management
Oregon Wildfire GIS Support 2013 Emmor Nile + ODF GIS Staff 2:30pm - 3:00pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
Break 3:00pm - 3:30pm Homestead Lobby
GIS Centric Asset Management Juston Manville 3:30pm - 4:00pm Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
Creating Map Books with Data Driven Pages John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS Services, Inc 3:30pm - 5:00pm Homestead 2 Workshops
Esri: Going Open With GitHub Allan Laframboise 3:30pm - 4:00pm Homestead 3 Open Source Technology
What Is Changing in GIS Certification and Why You Should Become Certified Eric Bohard, GISP 3:30pm - 4:00pm Landmark Technical Certification Programs and Should You Get Certified?
Landscape-scale Assessments of Biodiversity for Informing Conservation Thomas Laxson 3:30pm - 4:00pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
ESRI's Hands on Learning Lab 3:30pm - 5:00pm Ponderosa Gallery 707
Integrating Multiple Data Sources for GIS Web Delivery Sam Young LS, GISP 4:00pm - 4:30pm Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
Supercharge your GIS reporting skills with SQL Reporting Services and Reportlab, a python plug‐in Ann Stark, GISP and Don Burdick, GISP, City of Bellingham, WA 4:00pm - 5:00pm Homestead 3 Python Toolboxes: Making the Transition from ModelBuilder
Our Superpower Is Scrum Joy Paulus 4:00pm - 4:30pm Landmark Collaborative Efforts
GIS Applications for Remediation of Military Munitions Sites Peter Hille, Bryan Hosford 4:00pm - 4:30pm Landmark 1 Natural Resources, Environmental Science & Conservation
Integration of Tabular and Spatial Data Using Microsoft SQL Server Matthew Gerbrandt 4:30pm - 5:00pm Homestead 1 Local & Regional Government
ROI 4 GIS: Best Practices, Lessons Learned, and Client Experiences Phill Thomas 4:30pm - 5:00pm Landmark How to Determine if You're Getting Return on Investment (ROI) From GIS
GIS on Fire - Brimstone IC Through the Eyes of an Old Rookie Gena Vincent 4:30pm - 5:00pm Landmark 1 Data Sharing & Standards
Poster Gallery Closes & Cocktail Hour 5:00pm - 6:00pm Great Hall Foyer
Dinner 6:00pm - 7:30pm Great Hall
Vendor Raffle at Evening Gala 6:45pm - 7:00pm Great Hall
Map Gallery Awards Steve Erickson, Allen Carroll 7:00pm - 7:15pm Great Hall
Evening Gala 7:30pm - 10:00pm Great Hall
Friday
What When Where Track
Continental Breakfast 7:00am - 8:30am Homestead 1
Closing Plenary Session 8:30am - 9:15am Homestead
Closing Keynote Address David DiBiase 9:15am - 10:00am Homestead
Break 10:00am - 10:30am Homestead Lobby
User Group Business Meeting and Raffle 10:30am - 12:00pm Homestead 2
Conference Adjourns 12:00pm
Meadow Golf Outing Mike McGuire 1:00pm
Mountain Bike Ride Blair Deaver, Mel Soares 1:00pm - 4:00pm Great Hall
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