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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.

Moderators
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Tripp Corbin, GISP

President, eGIS Associates, Inc.
Tripp Corbin has over 20 years of GIS, Surveying and mapping experience. He is a recognized expert in the field of geospatial technology. As a GIS Certified Professional and CompTIA Certified trainer, he teaches GIS classes and workshops throughout the US and Canada. Tripp is an... Read More →
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Wendy Peloquin, GISP

Account Manager, Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISinc)
Wendy Peloquin, GISP is an Account Manager at GISinc supporting State and Local Governments and is based out of Jacksonville, FL. She is a graduate of The University of Georgia with a B.S. in Geography and a Certificate in Geographic Information Science (GIS).

Speakers
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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. He guides research, marketing, finance and all activities of the corporation. The... 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 development and implementation. John holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Geology from the University of Florida... 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 businesses and government agencies on the policy and legal issues that impact the collection, use, storage and distribution of geospatial information, such as licensing, privacy and data protection, data quality and liability and regulatory matters. Mr. Pomfret regularly speaks on around the globe on these issues and has presented to committees of the United Nations and the U.S. House of... Read More →


Tuesday October 24, 2017 8:30am - 10:00am
Grand 4/5

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