Geospatial Intelligence Workshop
What: The objective of this workshop is to provide a deeper understanding of how geospatial technology can support both the local and national intelligence community for fighting terrorism or assisting response efforts in the event of a natural disaster.In addition, it will serve as a networking opportunity to connect stakeholders with solution providers. Likewise, the intent is to illustrate the regional expertise among the technology companies undertaking GEOINT services and applications in the Huntsville and North Alabama regions. Finally, the workshop will bring together educators with the intent of identifying GEOINT tradecraft opportunities for curriculum development. The workshop will be held on August 14 at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville. The workshop will be held simultaneously with and adjacent to the Space and Missile Defense Symposium which annually draws 6000 attendees.
When: August 14, 2013
Where: Arena Pre-function Room, Von Braun Center, Huntsville, Alabama (See location diagram below)
Registration: Free. Click to button above to register. Only 75 tickets are available
TENTATIVE AGENDA8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Welcome address: Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle with additional messages from GEO Huntsville & Space and Missile Defense Committee Member
- USGIF Education Director, Dr. Max Baber
- Penn State's Professor of Practice for Geospatial Intelligence, Dr. Todd Bacastow
- Remote Sensing
- Persistent Surveillance
- Image analysis
2:30 - 3:00 Mission Requirements of Huntsville Intelligence Agencies
- Formation of GEOINT area working group
- Workforce development
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Location of GEOINT Workshop Meeting Room