The keynote speaker for the 2016 UW-Madison Geospatial Summit will be Joseph Kerski of Esri.
Dr. Kerski is Esri’s Education Industry Curriculum Development Manager on the Education Team in Denver, Colorado. Before Esri he worked for many years as a geographer for the US Geological Survey and the US Census Bureau. He has a PhD in Geography from the University of Colorado.
At Esri Dr. Kerski fosters educational partnerships, conducts training in geospatial technologies, and creates curriculum and conducts research on spatial thinking and geospatial technologies.
A tentative title for his talk is: “Five Converging Trends: GIS&T on the World Stage.”
The Summit this year is on Tuesday April 19, 2016. Watch this space for more details.