DRAFT SCHEDULE FOR SIGGIS WORKSHOPS
El Conquistador Resort, Puerto Rico
Thursday, August 13, 2015

Location Analytics, GIS, and Spatial Big Data I: Conceptual Foundations

  1. Introduction to Workshop and Presenters
  2. Overview of Big Data and Analytics
  3. Geospatial backdrop and Location Analytics
  4. How and where do Big Data, Analytics, and GIS intersect? Tying Them Together
  5. Breakouts (small group discussions focused on academic concepts)
  6. Workshop Summary: Focus on “Takeaways” from Concepts of Big Data and Location Analytics

BREAK – COFFEE, AMCIS-SPONSORED

Location Analytics, GIS, and Spatial Big Data II: Applications, Opportunities, and Challenges

  1. Industry Keynote Presentation, Demo of leading location analytic solution, and Case Studies (TBA)
  2. Small breakout group discussions focused on location analytics software solutions.
  3. Workshop summary. Key takeaways.
  • What research questions have emerged?
  • What are the next steps?