WESTON ROUNDTABLE: Big Data in Environmental Monitoring


Date: Thursday, September 14
Time: 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Speaker: Lea Shanley, Ph.D., Executive Co-Director, South Big Data Innovation HubUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Location: 1153 Mechanical Engineering, 1513 University Ave.

Dr. Shanley, trained as a geospatial data scientist and policy expert, focuses on big data, civic technology, open innovation, and public-private partnerships to advance research and development to address societal challenges.

She has expertise in geospatial technology, remote sensing, participatory mapping, volunteer geographic information, and information policy, and extensive experience applying these tools and methods for emergency management, coastal and land use planning, natural resource management, renewable energy site assessment, and agriculture.

For more information:
Contact George Allez
Call 890-2517
Visit http://nelson.wisc.edu/sage/weston-roundtable/