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GovLoop & Esri MeetUp: Maps on Apps - Washington, DC, Oct. 16th

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What if you could fight forest fires without leaving your desk? Join Esri, Blue Raster and World Resources Institute (WRI) for Maps on Apps Meetup in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, October 16th to share how to create online maps and mapping applications for your projects. GovLoop & Esri MeetUp: Maps on Apps Registration, Washington - Eventbrite

 

Hear how the Global Forest Watch Fires app combines real-time satellite data from NASA’s active fires system, high-resolution imagery, detailed land-use and concessions maps, text messaging alert system, wind direction and air quality data, to help users combat one of the most devastating threats to the environment, economy and public health.

GovLoop & Esri MeetUp: Maps on Apps Registration, Washington - Eventbrite

 

AGENDA:

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Registration and Networking

Mix and mingle with fellow DC-metro-area GIS and developer professionals while enjoying complimentary hors dʹoeuvres and beverages.

 

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Apps, Maps and Government

Susan Minnemeyer, GIS Manager, World Resources Institute

Adrienne Allegretti, Blue Raster

Learn about Global Forest Watch Fires, an online platform providing timely and reliable information on fire activity in Southeast Asia. It combines real-time satellite data from NASA’s active fires system, high-resolution imagery, detailed land-use and concessions maps, text messaging alert system, wind direction and air quality data, to help users combat one of the most devastating threats to the environment, economy and public health.

Esri Solutions Engineer

See how Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS provides a foundation for building intuitive, focused apps that run on many devices without writing any code.

 

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM: Networking & Kiosk Visits

Mix and mingle a little more with fellow DC-metro-area GIS and developer professionals while enjoying complimentary hors dʹoeuvres and beverages alongside hands-on kiosks showcasing the latest GIS mobile applications and uses.

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