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Pre-Conference Training   view training descriptions
Monday, October 12 – Tuesday, October 13
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Introduction to Spatial Analyst for ArcGIS  John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS 2 Days, $595
Fireside
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Introduction to ArcGIS Server  ESRI CLASS IS FULL
Homestead 2
8:00 am – 5:00 pm ArcGIS Desktop III - GIS Workflows & Analysis  Ken Juengling, Geospatial Training and Consulting, Inc. 2 Days, $595
Landmark 1
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Powering Your Geodatabase and ModelBuilder for Management/Analysis  Bruce Kessler, Kessler GIS 2 Days, $595
Landmark 2
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Two Day ArcPad Bootcamp  Craig Greenwald, GeoMobile Innovations 2 Days, $595
Homestead 3
Evening Workshops   view workshop descriptions
Tuesday, October 13
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Understanding Projections for ArcGIS  John Schaeffer, Juniper GIS 1.5 Hours, Free
Landmark 1
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Setting Up ArcPad 8 to Work with a Trimble Geo  Jim Lahm, EDS 1.5 Hours, Free
Homestead 3
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Open Source Web Mapping Apps: Up and Running  Andres Ferrate, Cartosoft 2 Hours, CLASS FULL
Homestead 2
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm Managing a GIS  Bruce Kessler, Kessler GIS 3.5 Hours, $95
Landmark 2
Conference Schedule Tuesday, October 13
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Conference Registration Fireside Gallery
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Informal Social Owl's Nest Bar
Wednesday, October 14
7:30 am – 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Homestead Lobby
7:30 am – 5:00 pm Conference Registration Registration Booth Fireside Gallery
8:30 am – 9:00 am Opening Plenary Session – Welcome by Chairs Homestead
9:00 am – 10:00 am Keynote Address  Aileen Buckley Homestead
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break Homestead Lobby
10:30 am – 12:00 pm ESRI Northwest Update and UC 2009 Highlights  Nathalie Smith and Marty Balikov Homestead
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch  
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

ESRI Technical Sessions

 
  Homestead 1
  Homestead 2
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Break Homestead Lobby
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm ESRI Technical Sessions  
  Homestead 1
  Homestead 2
5:00 pm Vendor Hall Opens Map/Web Presentation Gallery Great Hall
6:00-8:00 pm Vendor Social & Dinner Great Hall
7:30 pm Vendor Raffle Great Hall
8:00 pm Stargazing Party Sunriver Nature Center
  Sunriver Village Bar Hop  
Thursday, October 15
7:00 am – 8:30 am Breakfast Homestead Lobby
7:00 am – 10:00 am Conference Registration

Fireside Gallery

7:00 am – 1:30 pm

Vendor and Poster Area Open

ESRI Doctor's Office Hours

Great Hall
8:30 am – 10:00 am User Presentations, Forums & Workshops

You decide! Vote on the presentations you would like to see! Top-Rated Sessions

 

Heritage
Landmark
Homestead 2
Homestead 3
Homestead 1

 

10:00 am – 10:30 am Break Homestead Lobby
10:30 am – 12:00 pm User Presentations, Forums & Workshops

You decide! Vote on the presentations you would like to see! Top-Rated Sessions

 

Heritage
Homestead 1
Homestead 2
Homestead 3
Landmark

 

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

 Lunch
 

The Oregon ArcGIS Server SIG Meeting

Great Hall
 

Landmark 1

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Board Meeting Fireside
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm User Presentations, Forums & Workshops

You decide! Vote on the presentations you would like to see! Top-Rated Sessions

 

Heritage
Landmark
Homestead 2
 
Homestead 3

Fireside Room in Great Hall

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Break Homestead Lobby
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm User Presentations, Forums & Workshops

You decide! Vote on the presentations you would like to see! Top-Rated Sessions

 

Homestead 1
Heritage
Homestead 3
Landmark

Homestead 2

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Poster Gallery Closes & Bluegrass Cocktail Hour with the Prairie Rockets begins Great Hall Foyer
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Dinner Great Hall
7:30 pm – ? Evening Gala with Central Oregon's
own legendary Moon Mountain Ramblers
Great Hall
Friday, October 16
7:00 am – 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Homestead Lobby
8:30 am – 9:15 am Closing Plenary SessionKen Kato, Infographics Lab Homestead
9:15 am – 10:00 am Closing Keynote Address – From Spatial Thinking to GISscience – Helping to Build the 21st Century Geospatial Workforce Homestead
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break Homestead Lobby
10:30 am – 12:00 pm User Group Business Meeting and Raffle Homestead 2
12:00 pm Conference Adjourns  
1:00 pm Mountain Bike Ride contact Blair 'the bike man' Deaver  
1:00 pm

Meadows Golf Outing (now only $49)

contact Mike McGuire