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Monday, August 18

Preconference Workshops
2:30 p.m. -
3:00 p.m.
Registration

3:00 p.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Concurrent Technical Sessions
  • Session 1:  Building Your Own Web Portal: Overview and Customizing Geoportal Server
  • Session 2:  Performing Web-Based Spatial Analysis with ArcGIS Online
  • Session 3:  Big Data Spatial Analytics for the Hadoop Framework

Tuesday, August 19

CyberGIS Beyond Software Integration
8:00 a.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Registration

8:30 a.m.
Welcome/Introductions
Jack Dangermond, Esri
Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8:45 a.m.
Keynote: GeoDesign and the Future of GIS
Jack Dangermond, Esri
9:30 a.m.
Keynote: How Cyberinfrastructure is Changing the Discovery Process
Amy Walton, National Science Foundation
10:15 a.m.
Break
10:30 a.m.
Plenary: State of CyberGIS
Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
11:15 a.m.
Scientific Frontiers and Applications
Chair: Dawn Wright, Esri
12:30 p.m.
Lunch
1:50 p.m.
Scientific Frontiers and Applications
2:45 p.m.
Innovation and Technologies: CyberGIS Gateway
Chair: E. Lynn Usery, U.S. Geological Survey
3:15 p.m.
Break
3:45 p.m.
Innovation and Technologies: CyberGIS Toolkit

Innovation and Technologies: Middleware and Services
4:45 p.m.
Panel: CyberGIS Beyond Software Integration
Chair:  Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mark Gahegan, University of Auckland
Serge Rey, Arizona State University
Dawn Wright, Esri
May Yuan, University of Texas at Dallas
6:00 p.m.
Reception and Demo Session
Chair: Steve Kopp, Esri

Wednesday, August 20

Research Symposium
8:00 a.m. -
5:00 p.m.
Registration

8:25 a.m.
Welcome
Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8:30 a.m.
Keynote: Geodesign with CyberGIS
Mike Goodchild, University of California, Santa Barbara
9:15 a.m.
Plenary Session: Insights
Chair: Budhendra Bhaduri, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
10:40 a.m.
Break
11:00 a.m.
Lightning Talks
Chair: Nancy Wilkins-Diehr, University of California, San Diego
  • Toward a New Programming Language to Lower the Barriers to Entry for CyberGIS – Eric Shook
  • Exploring Sustainable Systems Through Case Syntheses Using CyberGIS – Mu-Ning Wang and Timothy Nyerges
  • A Statistical Analysis and Geospatial Distribution of Soil Moisture in Texas – Gonzalo Espinoza, David Maidment, Irene García-Martí and Timothy Whiteaker
  • Computational Approaches to Exploring the Complexity of Spatial Aggregation – Ningchuan Xiao
  • Efficient Mapping of Large-Scale Moving Objects on a High Performance GIS – Hongchen Xu, Luo Chen, Ning Jing, Wei Xiong and Lu Liu
Noon
Lunch
1:15 p.m.
Plenary Session: Perspectives
Chair: Serge Rey, Arizona State University
2:15 p.m.
Panel: Synergies Between CyberGIS and Geodesign
Chair:  Tim Nyerges, University of Washington, Seattle
Clint Brown, Esri
Piotr Jankowski, San Diego State University
Naicong Li, University of Redlands
Robert Pahle, Arizona State University
3:30 p.m.
Break
3:45 p.m.
Lightning Talks
Chair: Anand Padmanabhan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
4:45 p.m.
Panel: CyberGIS Future Directions
Chair:  Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mike Goodchild, University of California, Santa Barbara
Tapani Sarjakoski, Finnish Geodetic Institute
Carol Song, Purdue University
E. Lynn Usery, U.S. Geological Survey
A-Xing Zhu, University of Wisconsin-Madison
6:00 p.m.
Reception and Poster Session
Chair: Steve Kopp, Esri

Thursday, August 21

CyberGIS Education and Internal Project Meeting
8:00 a.m. -
8:30 a.m.
Registration

8:25 a.m.
Introduction
8:30 a.m.
Plenary: Software and Education at NSF/ACI
Daniel S. Katz, National Science Foundation
Chair: Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
9:00 a.m.
Lightning Talks by CyberGIS Fellows
Chair: Anand Padmanabhan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
10:30 a.m.
Break
10:45 a.m.
Synthesis and Discussion
Chair: Michael Goodchild, University of California, Santa Barbara
Noon
Lunch
1:30 p.m.
Conference adjourns


Internal Project Meeting
1:30 p.m.
Technical Plans for Project Year 5 (presentations by Institution Leads)
Chair: Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
3:30 p.m.
Break
3:45 p.m.
Longer Term Plans: Where Are We & Where Do We Want to Be?
Chair: Shaowen Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign