If spots are open, ASPRS may include non-members.  Everyone is welcome to the social networking hour that follows the event:

Potomac Region Members – Join us for a Special Event!

USGS Developments in Land Remote Sensing, National Mapping, Disaster Response and Geographic Science

Gregory I. Snyder, Manager Lidar Program Development, Land Remote Sensing Program

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
1:00pm – 4:00pm

USGS National Center
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, Virginia 20192


GEOINT Community Week June 4-8, 2012

GEOINT Community Week
June 4-8, 2012
Mark your calendars for the return of GEOINT Community Week. Taking place in the Northern Virginia area, this event brings together the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities for a week of classified briefings, learning workshops, technology exhibits and networking opportunities. There is no other week of events in this area that allows you to see all that GEOINT Community Week has to offer.

Webinar: Geospatial Educator’s Roundtable-APRIL 10

Are you wondering if you could benefit from additional education to further your geospatial career? Or do you manage geospatial professionals who might want to update their skill set? Attend this webinar to better understand the opportunities for earning a degree or certificate in a specialized geospatial discipline. Learn how colleges and universities are preparing a new workforce for the many geospatial jobs that will be available.

This webinar will feature a roundtable of GIS educators who will address:

  • What is currently being offered, and how can it work for you?
    • Degrees and certificates
    • Online and on-site programs
    • Knowledge-base, skills and research focus
    • “Horizontal” technology approaches and vertical “application” approaches
    • Interdisciplinary opportunities
  • How do programs align with the Geospatial Technology Competency Model (GTCM)?
  • How can you use education to further your career, and what are the trends in job placement?

Speakers include:

  • Dr. Devon Cancilla, American Sentinel University
  • Dr. Cordula Robinson, Northeastern University
  • Steven  Hick, University of Denver
  • Dr. Anthony Robinson, Penn State University
  • Dr. Rich Schultz, Elmhurst College

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Geospatial Webinars


Tuesday, April 10th
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
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System Requirements
PC-based attendees
Required: Windows 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server

Macintosh-based attendees
Required: Mac OS X 10.5 or newer


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USGIF Scholarship Deadline APRIL 20

Attention ASPRS Student Members and Faculty

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) wants you to know about its 2012 Scholarship Program.

 Students studying geospatial intelligence or a related field are encouraged to submit their applications by the April 20 deadline.

Graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students can download applications here. Scholarship winners will be announced and recognized during the GEOINT 2012 Symposium on Oct. 8-11, in Orlando Fla.

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