Time Event
Exhibit Hall Hours: Monday 10a-5p, Tuesday 10a-5p, Wednesday 10a-3p
Training & Education Sessions (7:00a - 9:00a, Rooms 20-25)
  • Out of Context Analytics – Peraton/Cabin Digital (Room 20)
  • Data Translation & QA/QC Scripts for Ground-Warfighter Geospatial Data Model (GGDM) Implementation – Army Geospatial Center (Room 21)
  • Data Science and Machine Learning – IBM (Room 22)
  • Setting up and Testing NSG and DGIWG Profiles – Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) (Room 23)
  • The World in Your Hands in 2 Hours – Thermopylae Sciences + Technology) (Room 24)
  • Recent Advances in Deep Learning: Fusing Overhead and Ground-Level Views for Remote Sensing – University of Kentucky; UC Berkeley’s International Computer Science Institute (Room 25)
Master of Ceremonies (9:00a - 9:15a, Ballroom A-C, Tampa Convention Center)
Keynote — Betty Sapp, Director, NRO (invited) (9:15a - 9:45a)
Keynote — LTG Robert P. Ashley Jr., Director, DIA (invited) (9:45a - 10:15a)
Networking Break (10:15a - 10:45a)
Keynote — Gen. Joseph L. Votel, CENTCOM (invited) (10:45a - 11:30a)
Panel — The Future of Commercial Remote Sensing: Driving Data to Decisions (11:30a - 12:30p, 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 – Dustin Gard-Weiss, Associate Director for Enterprise, NGA
  • 1415-1445 – Dr. Joseph F. Fontanella Director, U.S. Army Geospatial Center
  • 1445-1515 – Dr. Troy E. Meink, Director, GEOINT Directorate, NRO (invited)
  • 1515-1545 – Terrence V. Busch, Chief Data Officer, DIA (invited)
  • 1545-1630 – Maj. Gen. Linda R. Urrutia-Varhall, Associate Director for Operations, NGA
Lightning Talks (2:00p - 4:00p, Exhibit Hall)
Training & Education Sessions (2:00p - 4:00p, Rooms 20-25)
  • Analysis Training on Activity Based Intelligence (ABI), Structured Observation Management (SOM), and Analytic Modeling – National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (Room 20)
  • Integrating Artificial Intelligence with Foundation Intelligence for Actionable Intelligence – Esri (Room 21)
  • The First Big Data Problem and the Current Big Data Problem for Geospatial Analysis – Johns Hopkins University (Room 22)
  • The Five Habits of the Master Thinker: A Practical GEOINT Exercise – Pherson Associates (Room 23)
  • Distant Vision: The Story of Synthetic Aperture Radar and its Remarkable Spatial Resolution – TomAger (Room 24)
  • The State of LiDAR: The Professional Guide to Commercial LiDAR Technologies – Woolpert (Room 25)
Exhibit Hall Networking Reception (4:00p - 5:00p, East-West Halls, Tampa Convention Center)