Time Event
Exhibit Hall Hours: Monday 10a-5p, Tuesday 10a-5p, Wednesday 10a-3p
Training & Education Sessions (7:00a - 9:00a, Rooms 20-25)
  • To Download or Not to Download? – BAE Systems (Room 20)
  • Fast Prototyping of Big Data Analysis Algorithms for Geospatial Discovery and Insights Using Open Source Software and Cloud Computing Infrastructures – Descartes Labs (Room 21)
  • Accelerating API Availability with Microservices – CA Technologies (Room 23)
  • Leveraging Satellite & UAV Imagery – Safe Software (Room 24)
GEOINT 2018 Opening Ceremonies — Presentation of Colors and National Anthem (9:00a - 9:15a, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Welcome Remarks — The Honorable Jeffrey K. Harris, Chairman of the Board, USGIF (9:15a - 9:30a, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Keynote — The Honorable Joseph D. Kernan, USD(I) (9:45a - 10:15a, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Networking Break (10:15a - 10:45a)
Keynote — Sen. Marco Rubio, FL (tentative) (10:45a - 11:30a, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Keynote — Robert Cardillo Director, NGA (11:30a - 12:15p, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Lunch & Exhibit Hall (12:30p - 2:00p, East-West Halls, Tampa Convention Center)
Government Pavilion Stage (1:30p - 4:00p, Booth 117, West Hall, Tampa Convention Center)
  • 1330-1415 – Dr. Anthony Vinci, Chief Technology Officer, NGA
  • 1415-1445 – GSA and CIBORG (invited)
  • 1445-1515 – SOCOM and SOFWERX
  • 1515-1545 – Army GEOINT (invited)
  • 1545-1630 – Ellen Ardrey, Associate Director for Support, NGA
Lightning Talks (2:00p - 4:00p, Exhibit Hall)
Training & Education Sessions (2:00p - 4:00p, Rooms 20-25)
  • GEOINT Analysis of Big GEOINT Data within Virtual Desktop Environments – General Dynamics Information Technology (Room 20)
  • Leveraging Machine Learning Applications to Solve Big Data Challenges – Diffeo (Room 21)
  • Tools and Techniques for Cloud-based Exploitation of Geospatial Data – Hexagon U.S. Federal (Room 22)
  • Government Business 101 – National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (Room 23)
  • Geospatial Temporal Training – Tableau (Room 24)
Exhibit Hall Networking Reception (4:00p - 5:00p, East-West Halls, Tampa Convention Center)