Esri's National GIS Executive Forum

June 25 - July 1, 2016 | Hilton San Diego Bayfront Hotel

Agenda at a Glance


Saturday, June 25

  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

    Registration and Continental Breakfast

    Aqua Foyer
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

    Welcome and Introductions

    Aqua EF
  • 9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

    Keynote Session – Colin Bray, CEO, Ordnance Survey Ireland

    Aqua EF
  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

    Keynote Session – Margaret Cusack, Director of Real Estate and Tax Services, Cook County, IL, USA

    Aqua EF
  • 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

    Hosted Coffee/Tea Break

    Aqua Foyer
  • 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Panel Discussion with Keynote Speakers

    Aqua EF
  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    Hosted Lunch

    Aqua Terrace
  • 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

    Esri Keynote – Mark Cygan, Esri

    Aqua EF
  • 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Jim Herries, Esri

    Aqua EF
  • 1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Olav Petter Aarrestad, Kartverket – Norwegian Mapping Authority

    Aqua EF
  • 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    Keynote – Tim Trainor, Chief of the Geography Division, US Census Bureau

    Aqua EF
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Hosted Coffee/Tea Break

    Aqua Foyer
  • 3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Steven Ramage, what3words

    Aqua EF
  • 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Justin Antonipillai, Commerce Department

    Aqua EF
  • 3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Brian Cross, Director of Professional Services, Esri

    Aqua EF
  • 3:50 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Esri Presentation

    Aqua EF
  • 3:50 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Future Directions in National GIS Discussion

    Aqua EF
  • 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

    Hosted Social

    Elevation Room, 30th Floor

Sunday, June 26

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

    Continental Breakfast

    Aqua Foyer
  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

    Keynote – Mick Cory, Secretary General, EuroGeographics

    Aqua EF
  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

    Panel Discussion – Trends and Challenges

    Aqua EF
  • 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

    Hosted Coffee/Tea Break

    Aqua Foyer
  • 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Round Tables and Discussion

    Aqua EF
  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

    Hosted Lunch

    Aqua Terrace
  • 1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

    Lightning Talk – Helena Gutiérrez, Colombia Land Administration Project

    Aqua EF
  • 1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    National GIS User Community Vision

    Aqua EF
  • 1:45 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.

    National GIS User Community Discussion

    Aqua EF
  • 2:50 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Closing Remarks

    Aqua EF
  • 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

    Walk to Manchester Hyatt for Imaging and Mapping Forum

    Manchester Hyatt
  • 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Imaging and Mapping Forum Panel Discussion

    Manchester Hyatt
  • 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

    Imaging and Mapping Social

    Manchester Hyatt – 4th Floor Terrace

Monday, June 27

  • 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Plenary Session

    San Diego Convention Center
  • 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

    Map Gallery Opening and Evening Reception

    San Diego Convention Center

Tuesday, June 28

  • 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Map Gallery and Special Displays

    San Diego Convention Center
  • 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Paper Sessions and Technical Workshops

    San Diego Convention Center
  • 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Esri Showcase and GIS Solutions

    San Diego Convention Center

Wednesday, June 29

  • 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Map Gallery and Special Displays

    San Diego Convention Center
  • 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

    Paper Sessions and Technical Workshops

    San Diego Convention Center
  • 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Esri Showcase and GIS Solutions

    San Diego Convention Center