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Science Summit

July 16, 2024

Explore the world of science and the science of mapping

Attend the Science Summit

Working together to serve science and society

Attend the summit with your colleagues and peers to engage in scientific discussion and establish new connections. Learn about climate change, resilience strategies, and using geospatial technology for the benefit of our planet and communities.

Be inspired by real-world stories and new insights

Be inspired by real-world stories and new insights

Notable thought leaders delve into the science of mapping to illuminate efforts in climate adaptation, sustainability, geodesign of Earth's future, and other critical topics.

Network with colleagues and peers

Network with colleagues and peers

Benefit from conversations about the big issues in science today. Continue the conversation on Esri Community, where the GIS community connects and collaborates.

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Attend the Q&A

Attend the Q&A

Participate in an enlightening discussion during the audience question and answer session.

Join Dr. Dawn Wright and Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant for a book signing

Join Dr. Dawn Wright and Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant for a book signing

Additional details about the book signing will be available soon.

Event founder and moderator

Dr. Dawn Wright

Dawn Wright is chief scientist of Esri and professor of geography and oceanography at Oregon State University. She is the first African American woman to explore the seabed in a deep submersible.

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Keynote Speaker

Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant

Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant is a wildlife ecologist and the cohost of NBC’s newest original series “Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom Protecting the Wild”.

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To attend, you must be registered for the Esri User Conference (Esri UC). If you have already registered, you can add the Science Summit to your schedule.

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