National Security Seminar

2017 National Security Seminar


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7:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:00am Welcome & Introduction
Neil Spooner, Director, National Capital Region - Esri Canada
8:10am Overview of Esri's Geospatial Technology for National Security
Pierre Bilodeau, Industry Manager, Defence & Security - Esri Canada
Renee Bernstein, Solutions Engineer - Esri
8:45am Military Tools, Defence Templates and Esri Data Content
Garnet Hunter, Defence Account Manager - Esri Canada
Renee Bernstein, Solutions Engineer - Esri
9:15am Activity Based Intelligence (ABI) – A Journey to Intelligence Integration
Ben Conklin, Defense Intelligence & National Security Industry Manager - Esri
10:00am Break
10:30am Vricon Satellite Imagery 3D Data Suite for Intelligence Analysis
Erik Winther, Sales Director - Vricon
11:00am Improved Imagery Capabilities for the ArcGIS Platform
Chris Patterson, Imagery Product Manager - Esri Canada
11:30am Esri Imagery Solutions for Drones & Full Motion Video (FMV)
Chris Patterson, Imagery Product Manager - Esri Canada
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm ArcGIS Solutions for Operational Awareness and Safe Communities
Jeff Hughes, Account Manager - Esri Canada
Renee Bernstein, Solutions Engineer - Esri
1:30pm Federal Government Operations Centers Interconnectivity Portal (OCIP)
Peter Hoy, Senior Program Officer, Operations Division - Govt. Operations Centre
Adam Bodnar, Lead Developer, Public Safety - Esri Canada
2:00pm Esri’s Disaster Response Program and Fort McMurray Wildfires
Dave Hamilton, Industry Manager, Public Safety - Esri Canada
2:30pm Break
2:45pm Visualizing Geospatial Graph Data with KeyLines SDK
Dave Ormondroyd, Sales Executive - Idiom Analytics
3:15pm Summary & Closing Remarks
Pierre Bilodeau, Industry Manager, Defence & Security - Esri Canada
Online registration is now closed.  You may register onsite.
GIS software plays an increasingly important role in security and national defence.  GIS solutions provide you with the tools to unlock and reveal meaningful patterns in your geospatial data and provide the intelligence support you need for mission success. 

Attend this full day seminar and discover innovative developments with the world’s leading GIS platform, ArcGIS, and learn how to enhance data discovery, improve collaboration and make faster and more informed decisions

Why attend?

  • Learn how Esri technology can support your missions through a wide range of desktop, mobile and web applications
  • Discover how to integrate other data sources, improve situational awareness and support your daily operations
  • See what’s new in the ArcGIS 10.5 release, which transforms enterprise GIS and allows you to deploy a complete Web GIS in your own infrastructure.

Who should attend?

  • Professionals in the defence, security and public safety sectors.
  • Managers, operational users, technical specialists and IT staff from the military, security and intelligence communities 
  • System integrators, business partners and GIS developers

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn, network and connect. We look forward to seeing you.


Wed, Apr. 12, 2017
Delivery Language
Public Safety
Defence & National Security

The Westin Ottawa
Rideau Centre, 11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa ON K1N 9H4