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Wednesday, November 9 • 11:15am - 12:00pm
Initiating a GIS Program at Habitat for Humanity LIMITED

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Habitat for Humanity International will present the process they used to build its GIS program utilizing ESRI's ArcGIS platform. The Habitat team will describe the challenges encountered and solutions implemented in establishing their GIS program. The team will also show how they use and benefit from GIS in their daily activities.

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Renee Barron

Associate Director for Disaster Risk Reduction and Response, Habitat for Humanity International
Renee Barron currently serves as Habitat for Humanity International’s (HFHI) Associate Director for Disaster Risk Reduction and Response, responsible for US and Canada Field Operations. This position oversees disaster preparedness, daily hazard monitoring, initial emergency response... Read More →
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Melissa McNamara

Senior Research Analyst, ReStore Growth, HFHI
Melissa started with Habitat in 2002 as an AmeriCorps member serving two years with the St. Tammany West, LA affiliate and Habitat Charlotte, NC. Following AmeriCorps, Melissa went on to work as the Donations and Logistics Manager with the Charlotte ReStores helping to renovate one... Read More →
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Jack Orenstein

IT Enterprise Architect, GIS Program, Habitat for Humanity International
Jack Orenstein started with Habitat For Humanity International in 2009 and serves as IT Enterprise Architect. This position connects and align Habitat's business strategies, goals and objectives with a supporting IT technology strategy, for the purpose of enabling and empowering the... Read More →

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Think and plan geographically. As the market leader in geographic information systems (GIS), Esri technology is used in over 350,000 organizations worldwide. Use GIS to collect, manage, and analyze geographic information, helping you solve problems and make better decisions. www... Read More →

Wednesday November 9, 2016 11:15am - 12:00pm EST
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