Events & Tradeshows
January – April 2014
The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 93rd Annual Meeting will be held in Washington, D.C. at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Omni Shoreham, and Washington Hilton hotels. The information-packed program will attract nearly 12,000 transportation professionals from around the world to Washington, D.C., January 12-16, 2014. The TRB Annual Meeting program covers all transportation modes, with more than 4,500 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops addressing topics of interest to all attendees—policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions.
DistribuTECH is the utility industry’s leading annual transmission and distribution event, covering automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment, commercial and industrial energy management technology and water utility technology.
Conference sessions will focus on business, management, marketing, technical and workforce issues. These sessions are unlike any offered by other associations or in other geosaptial conferences. The program is designed by and for private geospatial firm principals, owners, partners, and senior professional executives. In today’s economy, partnering with other firms is crucial to business success. MAPPS is the place to be to foster those partnerships. It is an investment in business development and planning the future of your firm. Where else can you have quality time with some 100 top professionals – the decision makers – in the geospatial community’s leading firms? It is a MAPPS tradition to include exciting social events, a chance to experience all that Torrey Pines/La Jolla/San Diego has to offer, and numerous networking opportunities, all in a professional, yet family-friendly environment.
The International LiDAR Mapping Forum [ILMF] is a three-day technical conference and exhibition focused on airborne, terrestrial and bathymetric LiDAR, with a particular emphasis on mobile mapping systems.
Presentation: Enhanced Depth Measurement from Airborne Bathymetric Lidar Systems in Shallow and Turbid Water
SME’s Annual Meeting is the best opportunity to develop and sharpen your professional skills and knowledge. Technical presentations will feature new horizons and new challenges facing the minerals industry. Networking with 5,000+ professionals is priceless. The Exhibit will feature over 700 companies exhibiting state-of-the-art products and services that you won’t want to miss.
- World’s largest event for marine science and ocean technology
- 520 international exhibitors
- Attend agenda-setting conferences
- Network with 8,000 peers from 75 countries.
Optech Lidar Mapping Suite: A Single Workflow for the Automatic Calibration and Accuracy Validation of both Airborne and Mobile Lidar Data
This session will discuss the new features of Optech LMS Lidar Mapping Suite and demonstrate the most efficient practices for processing and qualifying lidar data. LMS 2.4.1 has several new features including quality control for accuracy and density, a 3D shapefile viewer, and control point reporting. These improvements will be discussed along with best practices for efficiently and consistently achieving accurate outputs for airborne and mobile sensors.
Room: Sampson, 1st Floor, Suite Tower