The Indigenous Crop Biodiversity Festival 2016 is a unique and extraordinary event that will bring together participants from around the globe to experience a week of inspiring actions, workshops, site visits, special lectures, films, music, art, food and celebration around some of the most pressing conservation and sustainability issues of our time. The ICBF will
UHMC’s GIS Specialist, Sarah McLane Bryan, was just elected to the Hawaii Geographic Information Coordinating Council (HIGICC) Board of Directors. The HIGICC is a private non-profit organization consisting of members of Hawai'i's geospatial community. Their goal is to provide coordination of geospatial activities among a wide range of users in order to avoid duplication of
The USGS anticipates funding another round of projects through the USGS Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP). Public webinars to share details and answer questions on the release are now scheduled for: August 11, 2016 3:00 - 4:30 pm EST August 15, 2016 1:00 - 2:30 pm EST Notice of the
After over 30 years of hard work and contributions to GIS and mapping in Hawaii and the Pacific, Royce Jones is taking a break and will be spending more time with his already retired wife Judy. Royce has been our ESRI Representative for Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, CNMI, FSM, RMI and Palau! Date: Friday, August
This Executive Summary report explains our GIS Initiative innovations, industry networks, actionable insights and the outlook for GIS on Maui, based on a post-initiative survey conducted in the summer of 2016. Highlights include: - 82 Certificate of Competence in GIS in Ecosystem Management awarded statewide - 131 different employers engaging directly with students through the
Now that our GIS Initiative is done, we wanted to thank all of you who have given so much to our program and the success of our students. We hope that this short video portrays at least some of our immense gratitude to the over 130 companies who directly engaged with our students over the
Join us for our final GIS Showcase event, celebrating 2 years of the GIS in Ecosystem Management Certificate Statewide. Date: Monday May 9, 2016 Time: 5 - 8pm Location: Millhouse Restaurant, Maui Tropical Plantation FREE event for networking, new technology and to show-off our newest cohort of GIS graduates from UH Maui College!
Geodesign is a field of GIS and planning that combines GIS technology with community design methods in order to support healthier, smarter and more sustainable communities. Our GIS Educational Specialist, Sarah McLane Bryan, was sponsored by ESRI to attend the recent GeoDesign Summit, held at the ESRI headquarters in Redlands, California January 27-28, 2016. Over
Register Today! Visit www.EdVentureMaui.com to register online. Or Call Melanie Stephens at 808-984-3502 for more information. Click HERE to download this flyer as a PDF
The Certificate of Competence in GIS in Ecosystem Management at UHMC has a new instructor, and we are happy to introduce Dr. Ferdouz Cochran. Our current GIS Educational Specialist, Sarah McLane Bryan, sat down with her to learn more about her previous work and how she will be implementing the GIS program going forward. Mrs.