2015 Agenda

Take a look at last's year agenda to get an idea of what you can expect to learn and hear from your peers at the upcoming 2016 Summit.

Thursday, October 22  
Time Presentation Presenter(s)
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Registration Check-In   
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Hosted Lunch  
12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Welcome – The Past, Present, and Future of GIS at Norfolk Southern   David A. Becker and Logan A. Moore, Norfolk Southern
 1:15 p.m.  - 2:00 p.m.   North American Rail Network (NARN) Update  Raquel Hunt, FRA
2:00 p.m.  - 2:30 p.m. Taking Visualization to a New Level John Tomack, CSX
 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  Break  
2:45 p.m. - 3:25 p.m. Asset Management - The Role of Risk Management in Asset Management Tom Wesp, DTS and Terry Bills, Esri
3:25 p.m. - 4:05 p.m. Mobile 360 Degree Imagery - Cost Effective Rail Asset Management and Network Eric McCuaig, Trimble    
4:05 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
It's Alive! The Making of Subdivision Schematics Jenni Moore, Bartlett & West
6:00 pm  Hosted Reception and Dinner (off-site) Einstein's 
Friday, October 23 
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Norfolk Southern - Track Chart Generation Leveraging GIS Joseph Bamert and James Shanton, Norfolk Southern
 9:00 a.m.  - 9:40 a.m.  ArcGIS Online at BNSF Railway Jennifer Buice, BNSF 
 9:40 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Localiza: Real-Time Traffic and Operation Management System for Railway Bishwa Pandey, IDOM
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m - 11:00 a.m
Working with Drone Data in ArcGIS Anthony Mason, Esri
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. AAR GIS Committee Update on Rail Industry Location Management Guylani Prevost, Abby Clark, Steve Hoye, Nicole Robbins and Ron Tsolis
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Hosted Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Track Data Change Management Nathan Otto and Tristan Worley, KCS
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. The Norfolk Southern PTC Baseline Production Process: Increasing Efficiency through Automation Subrahmanyam Muthukumar, Norfolk Southern
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. How Asset Awareness and Situation Management Tools Drive Operational Excellence at Rail Organizations Matt Miller, OSIsoft and Qognify

*Agenda is subject to change.

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