South Coast GIS User Group - Coos & Curry County

SCUG is a forum for the geographic information services industry on the south Oregon coast. SCUG meets quarterly, at the Spring and Fall equinoxes and the Summer and Winter solstices. Meetings are open to the public. 

Upcoming Events

(for more information call John, 541-888-5558 ext. 129.)

Symposium By the Sea

October 6, 2017

9 AM - 4:30 PM

At the Florence Events Center 

715 Quince Street, Florence, Oregon 

(See the map for location)

From Field to Table - Stories In Mapping

Keynote address: Beyond Technology: Finding the Story 

Pat Kight, science communicator and journalist


AM The story of a place: Sharing an effective narrative through creative presentation of geographic data (Brendan Ward, Conservation Biology Institute, Corvallis) ~ Mapping the Dead: A Proof-of-Concept for Building Mobile-Friendly Web Mapping Capacity in a Tribal Environment (Jen Martin, Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Indians, Siletz) ~ Introduction to Story Map in ArcGIS Online (John Sharrard, ESRI, Canby)


PM Mobile GIS Solutions (Melissa Crane, Lane County Technology Services, Eugene) ~ Mapping the Environment: Habitat Classification using Trimble products and services in the South Slough Reserve (Kyle Marenger, South Slough Reserve, Charleston) ~ Centimeter accurate GPS/GNSS receivers with Collector on your Smart Phone (Richard Ash, GEOMobile Innovations, Corvallis) ~ Wrap Up: Panel discussion and QA with all of the presenters

Post-symposium no-host happy hour at Mo’s Restaurant on the waterfront.

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South Coast GIS Users Group

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