Spatial Concepts in GIS and Design

Agenda  |  Accommodations & Travel |  Participant List, Position Papers, and Presentations

Sunday, December 14, 2008
  ARRIVAL  
6:30 Informal gathering in the lobby at 6:30pm for those interested in dinner. Upham Hotel lobby
Monday, December 15, 2008
8:30 Welcome and introductions.
Background to the meeting and introduction to its goals.
Jack Dangermond, ESRI
Tom Fisher, University of Minnesota
Mike Goodchild, UCSB
10:00 Morning Break  
10:30 Plenary presentation on spatial concepts in GIS and design, followed by plenary discussion. Helen Couclelis, UCSB
Carl Steinitz, Harvard
12:00 Lunch Upham Hotel Garden
1:30 Two breakout sessions:
1) spatial concepts in GIS and 2) spatial concepts in design.
 
3:00 Afternoon Break  
3:30 Plenary presentation of results of breakout discussions
Reactions to the day's discussions.
Paul Longley, University College London
Fritz Steiner, University of Texas Austin
Sara Fabrikant, University of Zürich
4:30 Posters and demonstrations*
Wine and cheese reception
Upham Hotel lobby
6:30 Dinner; restaurant options:
Santa Barbara Restaurant Guide
 
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
8:30 Software and implementation issues
Presentations
Bill Miller, ESRI
Steve Ervin, Harvard
10:00 Morning Break  
10:30 Curriculum development issues
Retrospective and prospective issues. Presentations
Diana Sinton, University of Redlands
Karen Kemp, University of Redlands
Don Janelle, UCSB
12:00 Lunch Upham Hotel Garden
1:30 Breakout sessions  
3:00 Afternoon Break  
3:30 Plenary session
Reports from breakout discussions, goals and
objectives, mechanisms and next steps
 
5:00 Wine and cheese reception Upham Hotel lobby
6:00 Dinner Opal Restaurant
1325 State Street
Wednesday December 17, 2008
Departure or continued local activities
(wineries, whale watching, hike)
 
* Contributions welcome
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