|Tuesday, December 6|
|8:15 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.||Registration & Information Booth|
|9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.||Plenary Session|
|11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.||
Challenges and Opportunities for Online, Media and Imprecise Textual Geocoding
This session focuses on the challenges and opportunities involved in geocoding non-standard textual data such as Twitter messages for use in real-time situation monitoring and response.
International and Industry Perspectives
This session focuses on the challenges faced when applying geocoding techniques on a global scale and offers recipes for success as well as remaining challenges to be addressed.
Building a 21st Century International Geocoding Capability
The Diverse Nature of Geocoding and Location Intelligence for a Global Insurance Broker
|12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.||Hosted Lunch|
|1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.||
Quality Measures and Impacts
This session focuses on methods to assess and improve the quality of geocoded data as well as understand the implications of geocode quality on health-related spatial analyses.
Data Management and Analysis
This session focuses on topics related to the inclusion, construction, and utilization of innovative data sources and techniques to leverage local, regional, national, and global scale data in the geocoding process.
|3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||
Geocoding in Health Science
This session focuses on the use of geocoded data in health-related research including methods to deal with incompletely geocoded data and assessments of the impact of geocode quality within health science research.
Space & Time Applications
This session focuses on techniques and data sources for producing and including a temporal axis in geocoded data for use in understanding and predicting space-time trends and events.
|5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.||Evening Reception & EXPO|
|Wednesday, December 7|
|8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.||Registration & Information Booth|
|9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.||Plenary Session (continued)|
|11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.||Lightning Talks|
|12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.||Hosted Lunch|
|1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.||Topic Breakout Sessions|
|3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.||Topic Breakout Sessions Report Summaries|
|4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Panel – Future Geocoding Research and Applications|
|5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.||Closing and Awards|