The 2015 NYGeoCon Committee is delighted to announce that Mike Byrne, one of the foremost geospatial minds in the country, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s NYGeoCon in Albany from October 28th-30th.

Mike is the ultimate “strategic” thinker who integrates the use of GIS into government business processes to achieve dramatic results.  He has worked in healthcare, IT, natural resources and infrastructure planning.  Along the way, he has been the Geographic Information Officer (GIO) for California, the GIO of the FCC (broadband mapping) and now is with the Technology and Innovation Division at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.  In 2014, he received the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America medal for innovative implementations of mapping at the FCC for the National Broadband Map, which was a groundbreaking Open Source project.

Whether you’re in government, education, or the private sector, this is an opportunity to learn from one of the most innovative GIS professionals in our country.  Don’t miss out!  Mark the dates on your calendar today!

For more about Mike please go to: http://nygeocon.org.