CMHRP Lidar Coordinator invited to be Keynote Speaker at the 2018 Ohio GIS Conference

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Xan Fredericks, Lidar Coordinator for the Coastal-Marine Hazards and Resources Program, was invited by the Ohio Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA), along with the County Engineers Association of Ohio (CEAO) and Ohio Geographically Referenced Information Program (OGRIP), to be the featured Keynote Speaker for the 2018 Ohio GIS Conference.

The keynote is titled “Why GIS Matters to the USGS Coastal-Marine Hazards and Resources Program” to compliment this year’s conference theme, “GIS Matters”.  The 2018 Ohio GIS Conference will be held September 24–26 at the Hyatt Regency in Columbus. The annual event typically has more than 400 professionals in attendance to learn about the newest trends of geospatial technology. To find out more about the conference, see the conference website.