[OSGeo BC] Fwd: Call for Papers - 6th Northern BC GIS Conference
Tyler Mitchell (OSGeo)
tmitchell at osgeo.org
Thu Jan 17 13:47:26 EST 2008
FYI - Anyone else on this list planning to attend or present here?
Anyone especially talking about open source?
Begin forwarded message:
> From: "Tanya Barrett" <tanya_barrett at telus.net>
> Date: January 14, 2008 7:52:11 PM PST (CA)
> Subject: Call for Papers - 6th Northern BC GIS Conference
> Reply-To: "Tanya Barrett" <tanya_barrett at telus.net>
> Announcing the sixth...
> Northern BC GIS Conference
> CALL FOR PAPERS
> June 4, 2008
> at the University of Northern British Columbia
> in conjunction with
> Forest and Resources Expo 2008
> USERS CONFERENCE
> You are invited June 4, 2008 to the sixth Northern BC GIS
> Conference. This conference will be held in conjunction with Forest
> and Resources Expo 2008 inPrince George, B.C. For the sixth time,
> there will be a GIS section at the Expo with GIS seminars,
> presentations and a users conference to be held on June 4 prior to
> the main Expo with extra vendor presentations during the Expo itself.
> These sessions will be organized by the Northern BC GIS User Group
> which consists of GIS and GPS users from the public and private
> sectors, education and interested individuals.
> CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
> The Northern BC GIS Conference wishes to invite you to participate
> in our conference by submitting papers, poster presentations or
> conducting workshops.
> PAPERS FOR PRESENTATION
> We are requesting papers for presentation at the 2008 GIS Users
> Conference. Knowledgeable users are applying GIS and related
> technologies in innovative ways and we would like to hear about it!
> Presentations should be planned to fit within a 30 minute time
> slot, including time for questions and discussion.
> POSTER SESSIONS
> Poster presentations provide "show and tell" and allow for one on
> one interaction. If you are interested in doing a poster
> presentation, please send us a brief description of your poster
> presentation with the space required to display it.
> We would like to offer a few workshops at our conference. If you
> are interested in offering a workshop, please provide a brief
> description of the details as well as the time and number of people
> required. The workshops will be offered the day before the
> conference (June 3rd) in the GIS Lab at UNBC.
> LETTERS OF INTEREST
> The conference committee will select presenters, posters and
> workshops from the abstracts submitted by March 2, 2008.
> The abstracts should be no more than 200 words and must include the
> title, author, affiliation, mailing
> address, e-mail address, phone and fax.
> Send your information to:
> Birthe P. Miller, c/o Ministry of Forests
> 2000 South Ospika Blvd., Prince George, B.C. V2N 4W5
> Phone: (250) 614-7434 Fax: (250) 614-7435
> E-mail: Birthe.Miller at gov.bc.ca
> For more information e-mail or contact one of the following
> committee members:
> Birthe P. Miller Birthe.Miller at gov.bc.ca or Tanya Barrett
> tanya_barrett at telus.net
> Please feel free to forward this email on to anyone you think would
> be interested!
> See you June 3 & 4th!
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