The Potomac Region of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing is pleased to announce the 16th annual GeoTech: The Premiere Mid-Atlantic Imagery and Geospatial Conference, exploring “Geospatial Infrastructure: Looking to the Future” on October 5-6, 2009. The two-day event features a day of Workshops led by experts and a day of Technical Sessions. Co-hosted by the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), GeoTech 2009 will be held at NOAA’s Auditorium and Science Center in Silver Spring, MD.
The GeoTech 2009 Conference will provide workshops covering Terrain Mapping, Fundamentals of Automated Feature Extraction (AFE), Accessing and Processing Public Domain Landsat Data, and An Overview of Airborne and Terrestrial Data Sources for Disaster Response. The Technical Program will include sessions on Coastal Mapping Applications, Sensors and Systems, and Spotlight on Emerging Issues.
Mr. Ernie Reith, Deputy Director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s (NGA) InnoVision Directorate, will give the Keynote address.
Continuing Education Credits will be offered for those professionals requiring recertification.
Representatives from the Geospatial industry will be on-hand to exhibit their latest tools and offerings.
Details, registration, and contact info are available at: http://www.asprspotomac.org/geotech09/. On-line registration ends Noon EST 2nd October 2009.