Announcements for Mississippi Geospatial Conference: The Second One

What: Second Annual Mississippi Geospatial Conference
When: October 16th & 17th, 2014
Where: Gulf Park Campus of University of Southern Mississippi in Long Beach
Who: Mississippi Geospatial Professionals and Enthusiasts
Why: Learning, Sharing, and Camaraderie
How much: $50 (Includes One year MAST membership)
Format: 15 minute presentations with 5 minutes for questions, vendor booths, poster display, one meal and snacks provided each day of the conference

Please register here as soon as possible as the conference is fast approaching

Posters and presentations will deal with any kind of geospatial projects or happenings in the state of Mississippi.  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 BY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10TH so we can create the schedule.

Also available will be a no-cost National Hydrography Dataset workshop:
Thursday morning, October 16 from 9:00 to 10:30

The NHD represents the surface waters of the country and is useful for hydrography modeling, hydro-related event tracking, and in making pretty maps. It is the hydrography layer shown in
the U.S. Geological Survey U.S. Topo maps.

This workshop will cover where to access the NHD, an explanation of the data model, the NHD stewardship program, and more.

Please RSVP to Dave Arnold, NHD Region Four Partner Support Point of Contact at or by phone at 573-465-0027


Woolpert is hosting a social event with co-host LIMU Gulf Coast Thursday evening:
October 16, 2014
6:00 PM – ?
704 Mills Avenue, Gulfport
Please see attached flyer for further details and RSVP information

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