Fall Virtual Meeting

October 12th-16th, 2020

Welcome to the Fall Virtual Meeting Page! Register for this FREE event at this link or click on the Registration link to the right.

Below is a summary of the agenda and higlights for each day. Detailed agendas with abstracts and speaker bios if you’d like more information on a particular day are located on the sidebar to the right.

Monday, October 12th

State & Federal Agency Day – 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Monday includes a “Doodle While You Listen” contest! Submit your doodle on the topic that will be announced at the 1:00 Kick-off to the Slack Fall Virtual Event Channel by 2 PM. You’ll have a chance to win a prize during the 2:30 break!

  • 10:30-12:00 – Redistricting Special Interest Group hosted by the Legislative Technology Services Bureau (LTSB)
  • 1:00-1:15 – Fall Virtual Kick-Off and Virtual Scavenger Hunt Begins
  • 1:15-1:45 – Using Geospatial Data to Drive Broadband Expansion
  • 1:45-2:00 – Digital Compliance Screening Tools
  • 2:00-2:30 – ArcGIS Enterprise Implementation at WisDOT
  • 2:45-3:30 – Federal Agency GIS Updates: NRCS, USGS & Forest Service
  • 3:30-5:00 – SAGIC Special Interest Group

Tuesday, October 13th

Land Records Day – 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

  • 9:00 – 11:00 – WI Real Property Lister Association (WRPLA) Business Meeting
  • 11:00-1200 – Real Property Lister Panel Discussion
  • 12:30-1:00 – Let’s Taco Bout It -Informal Lunch Chat
  • 1:00-1:45 – Register of Deeds vs COVID-19
  • 1:45-2:30 – Easements: Unlike the Mortal Jellyfish, They Don’t Live Forever
  • 2:45-3:30 – What’s New in ArcGIS Pro 2.6 Editing
  • 3:30-4:30 – LION Meeting
  • 7:00 – Virtual Paint Night Social

Wednesday, October 14th

Professional Development Day – 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

  • 9:00 – 11:00 – WI Land Information Council (WLIC) Meeting
  • 12:30-1:00 – Confabulation Smorgasboard -Informal Lunch Chat
  • 1:00-2:00 – Geospatial Strategy
  • 2:00-2:30 – Github : An Open Source Platform for the Modern World
  • 2:45-3:30 – Better by Design: Making Your Work Stand Out
  • 3:30-4:30 – Equity Advocates presents: GIS Careers Panel Discussion

Thursday, October 15th

Municipal & Apps Day – 11:00 AM to 4:30 PM

  • 11:00-12:00 – Educators in GIS Network (EiGN)
  • 12:30-1:00 – Where’s My Stapler? – Informal Lunch Chat
  • 1:00-2:00 – Raising the Roof on Facility Mapping with ArcGIS Indoors
  • 2:00-2:30 – Extend ArcGIS in the Field with RFID for Asset Management
  • 2:45-3:30 – Esri’s Utility Network: Lessons Learned, What to Expect
  • 3:30-4:30 – Special Interest Group – Municipal Users Group (MUGG)
  • 4:30-??? – Happy Hour with the WLIA Board
  • 7:00 – Virtual Game Night Social

Friday, October 16th

The Friday Wrap – 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM

  • 8:00-9:00 – Early Bird Special – Breakfast Social with Equity Advocates
  • 9:00-9:45 – NG911: Through the Lens of a GIS Professional
  • 9:45-10:15 – Cloud 101: Taking ArcGIS to the Cloud
  • 10:15-10:45 – Shift Your GIS Enterprise to the Geospatial Cloud
  • 10:45-11:15 – Empowering Local Government & Communities with ArcGIS Hub
  • 11:15 – Wrap-up and Virtual Scavenger Hunt Winners Announced
  • 11:30 – WLIA Board meeting

If you have ideas or would like to volunteer to help plan, contact Fall Chair Lauree Aulik at aulikl@platteville.org or (608) 348-9741 ext. 2231.