The PSU Geospatial Information Society student group and PSU Department of Geography will host its third one-day cartography symposium on Tuesday, November 3, in the Smith Memorial Student Union on the PSU campus. We had a full day of presentations, including a keynote address by Jim Meacham of the University of Oregon InfoGraphics Lab.
If you have not already received an evite to register for the event, please send an email to PortlandCartography2015@gmail.com.
Keynote address by Jim Meacham, U of O Infographics Lab:
Going Deep: Representing the Complexities of Wildlife Migration
Sona Andrews — PSU Provost
The Language of Maps
Francesca Berrini — Artist
Aileen Buckley — ESRI
What’s Trending with Web GIS
Adam Wilbert — CartoGaia
From paper map to slippy map: Leveraging map tiles to present large paper documents online
Chris Grant, David Banis, and Don Pettit — PSU Geography and Oregon DEQ
Standardized Symbologies for the Oregon Incident Response Information System
Nicholas Martinelli — Terraseer
Grant Humphries — TriMet
Approaches to Designing a Production Quality Transit Map
Lightning Talks — PSU, PCC, and U of O students
The event will also include a map gallery where students and cartographic professionals from all around the region can display examples of their work.
We also plan to have a lunchtime discussion panel on the Art and Science of teaching cartography.
Tuesday, Nov 3rd - All Day
Smith Memorial Student Union