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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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Wednesday, October 25 • 10:30am - 12:00pm
GISP Alphabet Soup: BOK/KSA/SME - Part I

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Looking at the Body of Knowledge and focusing on specific key subject areas (KSA’s), subject matter experts will provide a fundamental overview of the knowledge areas. This will not be an in-depth dive into the mechanics of each KSA but will assist attendees in understanding the basic KSAs and where to gain further knowledge on these subject areas.

  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM - Conceptual Foundations
    Gary Kent, Integrated Services Director, The Schneider Corporation, Indianapolis, IN
  • 11:00 – 11:30 - Cartography & Visualization
    Xan Fredericks, GISP, Cartographer/Lidar Coordinator, US Geological Survey, Saint Petersburg, FL
  • 11:30 – Noon - GIS Design Aspects & Data Modeling
    Justyna Grinholc, GISP, GIS Specialist III, Fulton County, Atlanta, GA


Martin Roche, GISP, CEcD

CEO, GeoPlanning Services LLC
GISP, CEcD, GeoPlanning Services, Orlando, FL

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Xan Fredericks, GISP

National Map Liaison, US Geological Survey
Xan Fredericks, GISP, is the National Map Liaison to Florida, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands for the USGS National Geospatial Program. She is also a member of the USGS Geospatial Information Response Team and serves as the Chair of the USGS Lidar User Group. Xan works to help... Read More →
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Justyna Grinholc

Sr. Program Project Manager, Fulton County Government
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Gary Kent

Integrated Services Director, The Schneider Corporation
Gary Kent is in his 35th year with The Schneider Corporation, a surveying, GIS and consulting engineering firm based in Indianapolis, and with offices in North Carolina, Florida, Texas and Iowa. He has been chair of both the ALTA and NSPS committees on the ALTA/ACSM (now NSPS) Standards... Read More →

Wednesday October 25, 2017 10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
St Johns, Third Level