Esri Canada User Conferences

Esri Canada User Conference - Vancouver 2017


Detailed Agenda

7:30am – 8:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:30am – 8:35am Opening Remarks
8:35am – 10:00am A Vision for ArcGIS
10:00am – 10:30am Morning Break
10:30am – 11:45am ArcGIS in Action
11:45am – 12:00pm GIS in Action Within Education
Student Presentation
12:00pm – 12:15pm Esri Canada Award of Excellence.
12:15pm – 1:15pm Luncheon
1:15pm – 1:40pm Concurrent Customer Presentations
1:15pm – 4:00pm Education Track
1:15pm – 4:00pm Transportation Track
1:45pm – 2:30pm Concurrent Technical Sessions
2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
2:45pm – 3:10pm Concurrent Customer Presentations
3:15pm – 4:00pm Concurrent Technical Sessions
4:00pm – 5:00pm Reception


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

Field Trip Data Collection for Geographic Inquiry with Survey123 - Craig Brumwell, Teacher; Annabel Turner, Sofia Warrington, Miriam Mivasair, Michelle Cruickshank, Students - Kitsilano Secondary School

User Presentations

Go with the Flow: A Python Approach to Uni-directional Flushing - Sean Fadum, GIS Analyst/Administrator, Urban Systems Ltd.

Leveraging Esri's Story Maps in Commercial Real Estate - Naz Ali, National GIS Manager, CBRE Limited

Modelling Volcanic Mudflows with ArcGIS Pro and Network Analyst - Mike Price, Engineering Geologist, GIS Analyst, Entrada/San Juan, Inc.

Normalizing Emergency Response - Adam Chadwick, GIS Manager, City of Kamloops

ParcelMap BC is Fully Operational: FAQs and What’s Next? - Brian Greening, Director, ParcelMap BC Operations, LTSA/LandSure

Provincial Wildfire Response Portal - Gurdeep Singh, Portfolio Manager, Business Innovation and Emergency Response, GeoBC

Using GIS to Respond to the 2017 BC Wildfires - Robert Schultz, Geomatics Coordinator, RCMP; Heidi Lee, Geomatics Technologist, RCMP

Wildlife Habitat Analysis of North Baffin Island Caribou Herd - Matt Power, GIS Manager, Senior Technologist, EDI Environmental Dynamics Inc.


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

Managing a Road Network with GIS-based Linear Referencing - Arif Rafiq, Industry Manager, Transportation

GIS in Higher Education

A Spatial Analysis of Green Equity in 10 US Cities - Lorien Nesbitt, PhD Candidate, University of British Columbia

An Evaluation of High-Resolution Land Cover and Land Use Classification Accuracy by Thematic, Spatial, and Classification Parameters - Alex Smith, PhD Student, Simon Fraser University; Dr. Derek Robinson, Associate Professor, University of Waterloo

Climate Change, Land Use Change, and Cryptococcus gattii: Exploring the Factors Behind the 1999 Vancouver Island Outbreak - Emily Acheson, PhD Candidate, University of British Columbia

Integrating GIS and 3D Tools for Interactive Community-Based Urban Design - Dr. Jonathan Salter, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia; Dr. Kellogg Booth, Professor Emeritus, University of British Columbia

Self-Organizing Map Method for Spatial Mineral Identification and Mapping - Cong Cao, Masters Student, Simon Fraser University; Dr. Takeshi Tsuji, Professor, Kyushu University

Spatial Analysis and 3D Environment - Dr. Suzana Dragicevic, Professor, Simon Fraser University; Kendra Munn, Student, Simon Fraser University

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 - Mark Ho, Technical Solutions Specialist

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

Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro - Christina Xing, Technical Solutions Specialist; Nathan Enge, Technical Solutions Specialist


Thu, Nov. 9, 2017, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacific Time
Thu, Nov. 9, 2017, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Pacific Time
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Vancouver Convention Centre (West Building)
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver BC V6C 0C3

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