MGC4 Agenda and Campus Map

The agenda for the Fourth Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference is attached below.  Festivities begin this Thursday at noon!

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The campus map is attached below.  The FEC is number 5 on the map, and the closest parking is Lot D.

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Ballot for Upcoming Election at MGC4

Below is a sample of the ballot that will be used for the election at the Mississippi Geospatial next week.  There is still time to register!  Click here to register if you have not yet done so.

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Fourth Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference: Registration Open

Registration is now OPEN for the Fourth Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference!

Please register early so we can count you in! You have the option to be sent an invoice which can be paid later, or pay with a check at the conference.

When: October 20 and 21 (Thursday and Friday)

Where: Gulf Park Campus of University of Southern Mississippi in Long Beach, FEC Auditorium

Who: Mississippi Geospatial Professionals, Students, and Enthusiasts

Why: Learning, Sharing, and Camaraderie

Cost: $50 (Includes One year MAST membership)

Format: 15 minute presentations with 5 minutes for questions, sponsor booths, poster display, one meal and snacks provided each day of the conference

Sponsors: $250 for a sponsor booth, includes 4 registrations (extras can be donated to students). Contact Karen Clark (karen.clark@dmr.ms.gov) to become a sponsor.

Contact David Holt (david.h.holt@usm.edu) with a title and abstract if you wish to contribute a presentation or poster.

MAST Meeting, Friday, August 12 in Hattiesburg

Where:

Hattiesburg Train Depot, Community Room
308 Newman Rd, Hattiesburg, MS

When:

12:30 p.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m.
Friday 12th of August

Agenda:

– General MAST business
– Presentation “Addressing” by Jim Steil, MARIS

Pizza and drinks will be provided

RSVP to:

Emma Strong
MAST Secretary
estrong@smpdd.com

MAST Meeting June 10 in Biloxi

Where:

MS Department of Marine Resources Auditorium

When:

12:30 pm until approximately 2:00 pm
Friday 10th of June 2016

Agenda:

– Mississippi Geospatial Conference Planning
– Speaker: Karen Clark “Translating Point Clouds to 3D Printed Models”
– Speaker: Robert Gruba, Demonstrating the Esri S-57 Tool – Used to display and manipulate Electronic Nautical Chart (ENC) Vectors

Pizza and drinks will be provided

RSVP to:

Emma Strong
MAST Secretary
estrong@smpdd.com

MAST Meeting April 8 in Jackson

Where:

Central Mississippi Planning and Development District (CMPDD) Conference Room
1170 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS

When:

12:30 p.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m.
Friday 8th of April

Agenda:

– General MAST business
– Conference planning discussion
– Open Discussion
– Speaker: ​CMPDD will present their work Web Mapping

Pizza and drinks will be provided

RSVP to:

Emma Strong
MAST Secretary
estrong@smpdd.com

MAST Meeting Friday, December 11 in Biloxi

Where:

Biloxi Community Development Auditorium
676 Dr MLK Jr Blvd, Biloxi

When:

12:30 p.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m.
Friday 11th of December

Agenda:

– Speaker: Amanda Russell from MS 811 to discuss their new mobile app
– General MAST business
– Discussions on changes to bylaws to split Secretary-Treasurer positions, could lead to nominations and elections for next meeting
– Comments and feedback regarding conference in October

RSVP to:

Emma Strong
MAST Secretary and Treasurer
estrong@smpdd.com

Third Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference

We are looking forward to seeing all those who are able to attend the conference this week!

What: Third Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference: This Time It’s Spatial
When: October 22nd & 23rd, 2015
Where: Auditorium in FEC Building (Campus map available here)
Who: Mississippi Geospatial Professionals, Students, and Enthusiasts
Why: Learning, Sharing, and Camaraderie
Format: 15 minute presentations with 5 minutes for questions, sponsor booths, poster display, one meal and snacks provided each day of the conference

See the Agenda Here

Announcement: Third Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference

What: Third Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference: This Time It’s Spatial
When: October 22nd & 23rd, 2015
Where: Gulf Park Campus of University of Southern Mississippi in Long Beach, Science Building Will now be held in Auditorium in FEC
Who: Mississippi Geospatial Professionals, Students, and Enthusiasts
Why: Learning, Sharing, and Camaraderie
How much: $50 (Includes One year MAST membership)
Format: 15 minute presentations with 5 minutes for questions, sponsor booths, poster display, one meal and snacks provided each day of the conference
Sponsors: $250 for a vendor booth, includes 4 registrations (extras can be donated to students, contact David Holt about any unused registrations you would like to donate to students). Contact Karen Clark and see the registration page to become a sponsor.

Register now!

To Present: Posters and presentations will deal with any kind of geospatial projects or happenings in the state of Mississippi (Students welcome!).  To present at the conference, send an e-mail with your name, your title and affiliation, your project title, a short abstract, and whether you are submitting a poster or a presentation to David Holt at  david.h.holt@usm.edu

MAST Meeting August 2015 in Gulfport

We look forward to seeing you at the next MAST Meeting!

Where:
Harrison County EOC Conference Room
1801 23rd Ave Gulfport, MS

When:
12:30 p.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m.
Friday 14 August

Agenda:
– General MAST business
– Mississippi Geospatial Conference Planning

Pizza and drinks will be provided.

RSVP to:
Emma Strong
MAST Secretary and Treasurer
estrong@gulfport-ms.gov