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Mapping the Future of Agriculture: The Human Dimension of International Crop Monitoring

Event Date: 
Jan 15, 2020
8:00 am to 5:30 pm EST
United States Geological Survey


Join the World-Wide Human Geography Data (WWHGD) for the Mapping the Future of Agriculture: The Human Dimension of International Crop Monitoring event at USGS in Reston, VA. In-person registration opens at 7:30 AM Eastern Time and the event will begin promptly at 8 AM Eastern Time on Wednesday, January 15, 2020.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Latest Web Mapping Systems for Monitoring Agriculture 
  • Incorporating New Technology into Decision Making
  • The Use of Machine Learning in Agriculture
  • Open Data and Citizen Science
  • Modeling for Agriculture

For those attending in-person, logistic and accommodation information can be found here.

If you are attending via webinar, access will be available through the following Adobe Connect link: https://wwhgd.adobeconnect.com/mappingagriculture/.

Audio will now be available via the Adobe Connect interface. If you have issues hearing the audio through your computer, please use the following telephone dial-in: (877) 885-1087; Conference code 1108011981. If you still cannot access the audio with the dial in, or if you experience any other technical difficulties on the day of the event, please reach out to Kevin Kurtz (kurtz_kevin@bah.com) or Alex Hatoum (ahatoum@ihs-i.com).

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Reston (or virtually) next week!


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