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  • 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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Wednesday, October 2 • 8:30am - 10:00am
URISA Community Resilience Taskforce: Lessons Learned and Next Steps - AICP/CM Approved 1.5

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This panel will explore how GIS has been used to promote disaster resilience. Learn what data you need, what challenges you might expect when collecting and disseminating data, and what best practices you should employ. This is also a great opportunity to share your own experience with using GIS for disaster resilience with the task force.

  • Panelists:
    Kevin Mickey, GISP, CTT+, Director Professional Development and Geospatial Education, The Polis Center @ IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN
    Bradley Dean CFM, CE, Communications & Partnerships Specialist, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

    Shane Hubbard, Associate Researcher, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Theresa (Tari) Martin, GISP, Program Specialist, National Alliance for Public Safety GIS Foundation

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Kevin Mickey, GISP, CTT+

Director Professional Development and Geospatial Education, The Polis Center @ IUPUI
I am the current URISA Professional Education Committee Chair as well as Chair of the Community Resilience Task Force. At the conclusion of GIS-Pro 2019 I will assume the role of URISA President-Elect.I have nearly three decades of experience supporting GIS-related projects for federal... Read More →

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Bradley Dean CFM, CE

Communications & Partnerships Specialist, FEMA
I am a Communications and Partnership Specialist with FEMA’s Risk Management Directorate (RMD) leading the RMD’s partnership strategy, Resilient Nation Partnership Network while also supporting the Mitigation Framework Leadership Group (Secretariat and now Deputy Secretariat... Read More →
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Theresa (Tari) Martin, GISP

Director, National & Federal, National Alliance for Public Safety GIS Foundation
Theresa Martin, GISP is the Director of National and Federal Programs for the National Alliance for Public Safety GIS (NAPSG) Foundation, where she is responsible for managing a team of technologists in the development of technology solutions used by emergency managers and first responders... Read More →
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Shane Hubbard, Ph.D.

Research Scientist, Space Science and Engineering Center/University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dr. Hubbard is a research scientist at the Space Science and Engineering Center at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. His research in disaster science focuses on geospatial modeling approaches that improve decision making that leads to minimizing the impacts of severe storms... Read More →

Wednesday October 2, 2019 8:30am - 10:00am CDT
Salon 21, 1st Floor