Speaker Series

    As GIS and spatial decision-making become more prevalent, business professionals in various sectors are discovering new applications and benefits of GIS, as well as strengthening mainstream applications. Our speakers - both academic researchers and industry practitioners - come from diverse backgrounds with significant expertise and experience in geotechnology.


    Tuesday, January 26, 2016 
    Wednesday, January 27, 2016 6-7:30 p.m. 
    **Please note the date change above**
    Casa Loma Room, University of Redlands Main Campus

    On Demand Cities
    Dr. Thomas Fisher, Professor in the School of Architecture, Dayton Hudson Chair in Urban Design at the University of Minnesota and Director of the Metropolitan Design Center at the College of Design

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    Register for this event no later than January 18, 2016 by contacting Karen Kraker at 909-748-8769 or


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    Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis Lecture Series 2015-2016 Academic Year
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    2015-2016 Speaker Series

    Wednesday, December 2, 2015 Noon -1 p.m.
    Hall of Letters Room 100, University of Redlands Main Campus

    Spatial, Temporal, and Socioeconomic Characteristics in Crowd-sourced Geographic Information
    Linna Li, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, California State University Long Beach

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    Thursday, October 1, 2015 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
    Hall of Letters 100, University of Redlands Main Campus 

    Sleepwalking into the Future? A World without Spatial Thinking 
    Speaker: Joseph Kerski, Ph.D., GISP, ESRI and the University of Denver

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    Wednesday, November 18, 2015 (GIS Day)  6-7:30 p.m.
    Orton Center, University of Redlands Main Campus

    West Marine’s Transition to a Waterlife Outfitter: The Role of Location Intelligence
    Dr. Lawrence Joseph, Research Manager, West Marine

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