Esri Canada User Conferences

Esri Canada User Conference - Halifax 2017


Detailed Agenda

Tuesday, November 14

11:30am – 12:30pm Lunch (Pre-paid attendees only)
11:30am - 1:00pm Registration
1:00pm - 1:10pm Opening Remarks
1:10pm – 2:30pm A Vision for ArcGIS
2:30pm – 3:00pm Break
3:00pm – 4:15pm ArcGIS in Action
4:15pm – 4:30pm GIS in Action Within Education
Student Presentation
4:30pm – 4:45pm Esri Canada Award of Excellence
4:45pm – 6:00pm Reception
6:00pm – 8:30pm Dinner & Entertainment


Wednesday, November 15

7:30am – 8:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:30am – 9:15am Technical Sessions
8:30am – 11:45am Transportation Track
9:20am – 12:15pm Education Track
9:20am – 9:45am User Presentations
9:50am – 10:35am Technical Sessions
10:35am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 11:25am User Presentations
11:30am – 12:15pm Technical Sessions


A Vision for ArcGIS - Alex Miller, President, Mike Gregotski, Team Lead, Sector Solutions, Christina Xing, Technical Solutions Specialist -Esri Canada

ArcGIS in Action - Chris North, Director, Industry Solutions, Mark Ho, Technical Solutions Specialist, Sue Enyedy-Goldner, Technical Solutions Specialist - Esri Canada

Analyzing Human and Environmental interactions using GIS - Bruce Miller, Teacher; Kiera Doyle, Alex Conrad, Becca Clark, Campbell Hart, Sophie Blondin, Students - Cape Breton Highlands Education Centre and Academy

User Presentations

Bringing Situational Awareness to Halifax - Paul Shaffelburg, Business Relationship Manager and GIS Strategic Lead, Halifax Regional Municipality; Frans Sanders, Project Manager, Halifax Regional Municipality

Evolution - Halifax's Journey Towards Enterprise GIS - Paul Shaffelburg, Business Relationship Manager and GIS Strategic Lead, Halifax Regional Municipality

How Eastlink is Leveraging Location - Andy Arsenault, Director of Outside Plant Engineering, EastLink

The Power of Data: Collection and Availability - Rob Lunn, GIS Coordinator, City of Fredericton; Elaine Schifke, GIS Technician, City of Fredericton


GIS for Transit Planning - Arif Rafiq, Industry Manager, Transportation

Logistics and Routing in GIS - Arif Rafiq, Industry Manager, Transportation

Transportation Centreline Updates Present Issues, Future Potentials - Dan MacDonald, GIS-T Manager, PEI Transportation Infrastructure and Energy

GIS in Higher Education

Esri Web AppBuilder for Rediscovering the Journey of an Abandoned Child - Rajesh Tamilmani, Research Assistant, University of New Brunswick

From Knowledge to Data: The Challenges of Documenting Traditional Knowledge - Dr. Claudio Aporta, Associate Professor and Director of the Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University

Impact of Weighting on Predicting Radon (Rn) Exposure in Nova Scotia - Mark Bennett, Masters Student, Dalhousie University; Dr. Daniel Rainham, Associate Professor, Dalhousie University

Integrating ArcGIS Pro and Web Mapping in the Cartography Curriculum - Monica Lloyd, Faculty, Nova Scotia Community College

MAPANNAPOLIS.CA: Integrating ArcGIS Online into a Not-for-Profit Community Asset Mapping Project - Heather LeBlanc, Project Manager, The Age Advantage Association; Ed Symons, Faculty, Nova Scotia Community College

Virtually Teaching - Kathleen Stewart, Faculty, Nova Scotia Community College

Esri Canada Technical Presentations

ArcGIS Apps for the Mobile Worker - Sue Enyedy-Goldner, Technical Solutions Specialist

Developing Cross-platform Native Apps with AppStudio for ArcGIS - Matt English, Technology Lead, Technology Strategy

Engaging your Community with Open Data in the ArcGIS Hub - Lauren Wilson, Technical Solutions Specialist

Geospatial Analytics: Intelligence for the Data Specialist - Paul Voegtle, Product Specialist - Location Analytics, Industry Solutions

Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro - Mike Gregotski, Team Lead, Sector Solutions, Technical Solutions Specialist


Tue, Nov. 14 - Wed, Nov. 15, 2017 Atlantic Time
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World Trade & Convention Centre
1800 Argyle St
Halifax NS B3J 3N8

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