GEOINT Community Week

USGIF’s GEOINT Community Week brings together the defense, intelligence, homeland security, and geospatial communities at-large for a week of briefings, educational sessions, workshops, technology exhibits and networking opportunities.

USGIF Small Satellite Workshop

Monday, Nov. 16 – Tuesday, Nov. 17 at NCE, Springfield, VA

Join USGIF and its SmallSat Working Group for a two-day agenda discussing critical issues and opportunities in the SmallSat community. This event will facilitate government, industry and academia information exchange and collaboration as well as sharpen industry understanding of unmet needs thereby ensuring smarter IR&D investments. The first day is unclassified, while the second day is classified.

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Geospatial & Remote Sensing Law Workshop

Wednesday, Nov. 18 at General Dynamics Information Technology, Springfield, VA

This program, composed of three panels, will discuss the existing licensing regime in the U.S., the proposed changes, and the impact the changes are likely to have on the U.S. commercial remote sensing industry. Lawyers, policymakers, and businesses and government agencies that collect and use commercial remote sensing data will benefit from this program.

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Wednesday, Nov. 18

GIS Day is a global event that provides an international forum for users of GIS technology to demonstrate real-world applications that are making a difference in our society. USGIF will be participating in George Mason University’s Department of Geography and Geoinformation Science GIS Day at the Center for the Arts on the Fairfax, Va., campus..

NGA Tech Showcase East

Wednesday, Nov. 18 at NCE, Springfield, VA

USGIF’s NGA Tech Showcase East is a full-day classified event that offers attendees the opportunity to listen to briefings and see demos inside and around NGA’s facilities and workspaces. Attendees will learn what challenges NGA is working on, what business opportunities are coming, and how your company can help NGA accomplish its mission.

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YPG Third Thursday

Thursday, Nov. 19 in Northern Virginia, St. Louis & Tampa

Unlike other YPG events, this was more of an informal, drop-in gathering. But serves as another way for young GEOINT professionals to grow their network by way of good old-fashioned conversation.

Geography 2050: Exploring Our Future in an Urbanized World

Thursday, Nov. 19 – Friday, Nov. 20 at Columbia University, New York City

USGIF is partnering with the American Geographical Society for their annual fall symposium in New York City. Join other thought leaders from academia, industry, government, and the social sector who care about the future geography of our cities.

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