Join us this September for the first-ever National Imagery Summit!  An invited audience of U.S. Government leaders and technical experts will dialogue with State, local, and tribal users of land imagery to discuss technology trends, related policy and operational challenges, and future programmatic directions.

Hear from U.S. Geological Survey Director Jim Reilly, Resources for the Future Vice President Ann Bartuska, University of Colorado Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences Director Waleed Abdalati, and a host of leading government experts in the use of land imagery.

At the Summit, an invited audience of U.S., State, and local Government leaders and technical experts will dialogue on technology trends, related policy and operational challenges, and future programmatic directions. Participating organizations include the Departments of Agriculture (USDA)Commerce (DOC)Defense (DOD)Homeland Security (DHS)Interior (DOI)General Services Administration (GSA), National Aeronautics and Space Association (NASA), National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), and numerous others. Together, Summit participants will seek to chart a path forward to better serve the land-imaging needs of Federal, State and local users.

This event is Government-only. Attendance is free, but space is limited, so register today! Participation in this event is by invitation-only. If you have not received a formal invitation from our event sponsors via Eventbrite, please Contact the Organizer to request an invitation.

The current agenda for the September 20-21, 2018 Summit is shown below. Please click the following link to access a detailed agenda: 2018 NATIONAL IMAGERY SUMMIT AGENDA.

Click here for general Summit information (location, parking, suggested arrival time, etc).

Updated on September 13, 2018
Imagery Theme

Community Type: NGDA

Sponsor: FGDC

Sponsor Email: NGDATeam@fgdc.gov

Theme Lead Agency: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farm Production and Conservation (FPAC) and U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey

Theme Lead: John Mootz, FPAC and Gregory Snyder, USGS