Thursday, April 12, 2007

Partial list of presenters at the 5th Digital Earth Symposium

Golden Gate Bridge with the SF downtown area in the distance.
Digitally enhanced image. Source: Olympus Co., 2005

A partial list of the speakers :

John Garamendi, Lt. (Governor, State of California); Dr. Lu Yongxiang (President Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China); Dr. Berit Johne (Counselor for Science, Royal Norwegian Embassy);Dr. Tim Foresman (President, ICRSE, Baltimore, Maryland)Dr. Edgar Mitchell (Astronaut)Ambassador John McDonald (President, IMTD, Washington, DC)Dr. Doug Engelbart (Director, Bootstrap Alliance, Fremont, California)James H. Kuntsler (Author, Sarasota Springs, New York)Dr. Elisabet Sahtouris (Evolutionary Biologist, Author, Santa Barbara, California)Jack Dangermond (President, ESRI, Redlands, California)Michael T. Jones (CTO, Google Earth, Mountain View, California)Brig. General Peter Worden (Director, NASA Ames Research Center)Dr. Robert Corell (Director, Global Change, Heinz Center, Washington, DC)Dr. John Townshend (Chair, Geography, U of Maryland, College Park, Maryland)Professor Guo Huadong (Director, International Society for Digital Earth, Beijing, China)Steve Killelea (Chairman, Integrated Research, Sydney, Australia)Dr. Astrid Stuckelberger (Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva)Dr. Lee Schwartz (Geographer, US State Department)Lars Bromley (AAAS, Washington, DC)Native Nations Accepting Governance Challenge Yukon Chiefs* (Yukon River Inter-Tribal Watershed Council, Alaska)Governor Jim Geringer (ESRI, Wheatland, Wyoming)Councilman Richard Simpson (City of Auckland, New Zealand)Dr. John Francis (Planetwalk, Pt. Reyes, California)Dr. Hiromichi Fukui (Director, Digital Asian Network, Keio University, Japan)Prof. David Wortley (Director, Serious Games Institute, Coventry University, UK)Dr. Joseph Kerski (ESRI, Redlands, California)Frank Niepold (NOAA, Maryland)Dr. Michael Goodchild (NCGIA, U.C. Santa Barbara)Vice President Al Gore* (*working on it)Dr. Tetsuya Sato (Director, Earth Simulator, Tokyo, Japan)Vice Admiral Conrad C. Lautenbacher (Director, NOAA, Washington, DC)John Graham (Senior Developer, SDSU Visualization Center, San Diego)Bill Gail, Virtual Earth (Microsoft)Chuck Stein, GeoMatrix Tool Kit (GeoFusion)Dr. David Maquire, ArcGIS Explorer, Server and On-Line (VP ESRI)Dr. Pat Hogan, World Wind (NASA)Brian McClendon, Google Earth (Google Earth)Dr. Gabor Remetey – Fülöpp (Budapest, Hungary)Dr. Mike Liebhold (Senior Scientists, Institute for the Future, Palo Alto, California)Dr. Glen Lauder (New Zealand)PlanetWorkBioneers
HUNAGI representative is also in the ISDE International Steering Committee
The event venue will be the University of California at Berkeley

Forrás: Rebecca Sheranian, Digital Earth Internship February, 2007

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Newsblog of the Organiser Tim Foresman dr:



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