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Welcome to the event site for GIS-Pro 2019 in New Orleans! 
Use this site to design your agenda, review presentations in-depth, and network with your peers.
Start reviewing the comprehensive workshop and training opportunities, the keynote addresses, professional development and networking events, and the abundance of concurrent breakout sessions in several focused program tracks:

  • GIS Leadership & Management
  • Community Resiliency and Sustainability 
  • Social Justice and Equity Implications of GIS
  • GIS Supporting Health and Human Services
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Geospatial Technology Innovations
  • Inspiring the Future of GIS and Education

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Monday, September 30 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Calling All Young Professionals: Career Panel Honest Talk

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For young, entry-level, or emerging pros, it’s daunting to see job descriptions that require an increasing number of certifications, skills, and areas of expertise. Are all of these emerging technologies and competency expectations necessary, or are employers looking for a GIS unicorn? How do I know what skills will enhance my career and give me a competitive edge in the workplace? Participate in an interactive presentation and discussion to explore the options.

Calling All Young Professionals: Career Panel Honest Talk
Kevin Volz, GISP, Operations Lead, Evari GIS Consulting, San Diego, CA
Christina Brunsvold, GIS Specialist, California Energy Commission, Sacramento, CA
Rachel Rodriguez, GISP, Senior GIS Analyst/ CAMS Coordinator, Los Angeles County

Moderators
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Susan Kamei

Managing Director, USC Spatial Sciences Institute
As Managing Director of the University of Southern California Spatial Sciences Institute, Susan Kamei oversees the strategic initiatives and operations of the Institute's academic and research programs. Her expertise in higher education administration includes collaborative and life-long... Read More →

Speakers
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Kevin Volz, GISP

Director of Operations, Evari GIS Consulting
GIS, Management, GISP, Python, Spatial Analysis, Automation, Efficiency, Value, Leadership
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Christina Brunsvold

GIS Specialist, California Energy Commission
Christina Brunsvold is a GIS Specialist for the California Energy Commission in the GIS Services and Cartography Unit and a recent graduate from the University of Southern California with a Master’s in Geographic Information Science and Technology. In 2018, Christina was selected... Read More →
avatar for Rachel Rodriguez, GISP

Rachel Rodriguez, GISP

Sr. GIS Analyst, Los Angeles County



Monday September 30, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Salon 19, 1st Floor