GIS Day 2020

Discovering Flint's Spatial History - November 18, 2020

"Discovering Flint's Spatial History" webinar session as a part of UM-Flint's GIS Day 2020 on November 18, 2020. Dr. Dan Trepal, Post-Doctoral researcher at Michigan Tech University, discusses the Flint Archeological Spatial History (FLASH) project. The FLASH project provides a digital infrastructure to explore historical data and stories about Flint's past. WEBSITE Speakers include: Troy Rosencrants, GIS Center Manager, UM-Flint; Dr. Dan Trepal, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Michigan Tech University; Dr. Thomas Henthorn, Associate Professor of History, UM-Flint; Dr. Vickie Larsen, Associate Professor of English, UM-Flint; Dr. Beverley Smith, Associate Professor of Anthropology, UM-Flint.


Understanding the Potential of Opportunity Zones through Data - November 18, 2020

"Understanding the Potential of Opportunity Zones through Data" webinar session as a part of UM-Flint's GIS Day 2020 on November 18, 2020. This session is a series of presentations from various professionals about the use of GIS and data to understand the potential of Opportunity Zones. Speakers include: Troy Rosencrants, GIS Center Manager, UM-Flint; Brad Garmon, Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry, Department of Natural Resources, State of Michigan; Wendy Jean-Buhrer, City Manager, City of Grand Blanc; John Redwine, Project Manager, Michigan Economic Development Corporation.