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GIS-Pro 2017: THE Conference for GIS Professionals
October 23-26,  2017
Jacksonville, Florida
URISA and its local chapters are pleased to present GIS-Pro 2017 in JAX!  Join us for comprehensive education, networking, and professional development. 

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Tuesday, October 24 • 8:30am - 10:00am
Welcome & Keynote Address: Is it a bird, is it a plane, no it's a Drone! - AICP/CM Approved 1.5

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Join us as we kick off GIS-Pro 2017 in JAX!
Hear from URISA President, Tripp Corbin and GIS-Pro 2017 Conference Chair, Wendy Peloquin, in addition to a number of distinguished guests and organization leaders. 

Attendance at this session will offer: 1.5 AICP credits

Then, get ready for an amazing opening keynote address...
Is it a bird, is it a plane, no it's a Drone! 
Our opening Keynote will soar to new heights and cover some of the most topical things about Drones. Our expert panel will share their extensive knowledge from Academia, Public & Private Sector experiences. You will hear about the latest developments in research, deployment and legal issues. See where we are today and what the future will hold. Make sure your tray tables are secured, seats are in the upright position and you are ready for take-off.

avatar for Tripp Corbin, MCP, GISP

Tripp Corbin, MCP, GISP

Business Development Manager – GIS & Aerial, SAM, LLC
Tripp Corbin is the GIS and Aerial Business Development Manager for Survey and Mapping LLC. also known as SAM. With over 28 years of Surveying, Mapping and GIS experience, Mr. Corbin is recognized as an industry expert with a variety of geospatial solutions including Esri, Autodesk... Read More →
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Wendy Peloquin

Business Development Manager, Avineon
Wendy Peloquin, GISP is a Business Development Manager at Avineon with over 15 years of industry experience. She earned a B.S. in Geography and a Certificate in GIS from UGA and a Masters degree in GIS Administration from the UWF.  Wendy is an active member of URISA International... Read More →

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Charles Mondello

President, Property Drone Consortium
As the President of the Property Drone Consortium, Charles Mondello provides direction for the overall management, development and growth of the company. He is actively involved in all elements of the organization and focuses on shaping client requirements into viable corporate initiatives... Read More →
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John M. Robbins, Ph.D

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Coordinator/Associate Professor, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
John Robbins is an Associate Professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. His research interests include engineering and safety issues currently affecting the aviation community, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) applications, and extension/outreach curriculum... Read More →
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Kevin Pomfret

Partner, Williams Mullen Law Firm
Kevin Pomfret is a corporate partner at the Williams Mullen law firm and co-chair of the firm’s Unmanned Systems practice group and the Data Protection and Cybersecurity practice group. He is also the founder and Executive Director of the Centre for Spatial Law and Policy. He counsels... Read More →

Tuesday October 24, 2017 8:30am - 10:00am EDT
Grand 5-8, Second Level