2013 GIS Day

2013 GIS Day

Balloon Launch and Mapping Demonstration
  • Date:
    Wednesday, November 20, 2013
  • Time:
    1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
  • Campus:
    University Park Campus
  • Venue:
    Alumni Park
  • Cost:
    Free
  • Phone:
    (213) 740-6532
  • Email:

Summary:

Join faculty and student of SCCI 301: Maps and Spatial Reasoning as they engage in aerial mapping technology.

Description:

Join students and faculty in SSCI 301: Maps and Spatial Reasoning as they launch a weather balloon with an infrared camera to demonstrate aerial mapping technology.  Students and faculty of the USC Dornsife Spatial Sciences Institute will show the powerful potential of spatial data, as it was used to form response plans after Hurricane Katrina and the BP Gulf Coast oil spill. 

1:00-1:30 p.m.

Alumni Park along Hellman Way (across from VKC)

 

  • Master of Liberal Studies
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • Mark Taper Hall, THH 355
  • University of Southern California
  • Los Angeles, California 90089-0355