GIS-Pro 2013 has ended
GIS Pro 2013: URISA’s 51st Annual Conference for GIS Professionals.  The conference will take place at the Rhode Island Convention Center which is connected directly by a skywalk to our Headquarters’ Hotel, the Omni Providence (previously the Westin Providence)  http://www.urisa.org/gispro2013

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Danielle Ayan GISP

As a Senior Research Scientist and GIS Professional, Danielle has established and is directing the  Program, a Strategic Initiative of the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI). In addition, Danielle is point for the GTRI Oil & Gas Research Strategy and has established and is managing an immersive, cross-disciplinary “Applied GeoTechnologies Lab” at GTRI. Danielle's contributions over the past 10+ years at Georgia Tech also include authoring a State Bill and Chairing the resulting statewide council (O.C.G.A § 12-5-9 (b)(3) – accomplishing the 2-year mandate in 6-months with 88% county participation; co-managing the Georgia GIS Clearinghouse for 7-years; writing dozens of technical (and often cross-functional) proposals; procuring and accomplishing 24 funded projects totaling over $1.7 million dollars; organizing multiple international and statewide GIS-related conferences; offering over 66 professional presentations, including legislative and Keynote addresses; engaging and supervising students and fellow researchers; and creating/teaching Continuing Education classes. Danielle remains continuously engaged in industry organizations, having held many leadership positions with the National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC) where she received an "Outstanding Service Award," the legislatively enacted Georgia Geospatial Advisory Council (GGAC), the Georgia GIS Coordinating Committee (GISCC), the Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership (IGEL), URISA International and Georgia Urban Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) which was awarded "International Chapter of the Year" during her Presidency. Danielle holds M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in Geology, minor in GIS & Remote Sensing, a Georgia Tech Institute of Project Management Program certificate and is a 2012 graduate of the Institute for Georgia Environmental Leadership (IGEL) Program.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, September 17

2:00pm EDT


My Moderators Sessions

Tuesday, September 17

10:30am EDT