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Wednesday, September 10 • 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Demographic Data for the Community

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Learn methods of utilizing GIS to better understand your community.  This session includes guidelines for improving the reliability of economic data from the American Community Survey (ACS), methods to properly allocate community resources, and the challenges of mapping registered sex offenders (RSO).

  • Locating Distressed Areas in a Community: A Look at Forsyth County, NC
    Jason Clodfelter, CMS, GISP, MapForsyth (Forsyth County, NC), Winston-Salem, NC
  • The Geospatial Challenges of Geocoding Registered Sex Offenders
    Mark Leipnik, Sam Houston State University, Department of Geography, Huntsville, TX\
  • Racially and Socioeconomically Disparate Impacts of Relocating the Hamilton County, Ohio Board of Elections
    Mark Salling, GISP, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
Earn 1.5 AICP Credits by attending this session

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Warren Kron, GISP

GIS Manager, City-Parish Department of Information Services
Warren Kron is the GIS Coordinator for the Planning Commission at the City of Baton Rouge and Parish of East Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His 15 years of public practice in the GIS and planning professions include development of the Parishwide GIS Program, leading an enterprise address management initiative, designing Web applications, watershed planning, improving landscape ordinances, and urban design. He earned a bachelor's degree of landscape... Read More →

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Jason Clodfelter, CMS, GISP

GIS Analyst, MapForsyth
Jason Clodfelter currently serves as GIS Analyst for MapForsyth City-County Geographic Information Office in Winston-Salem, NC. Prior to this position, he worked as Sr. GIS Technician for Forsyth County Tax Administration where his responsibilities included parcel mapping, street centerline maintenance, mapping of use-value program properties and GIS analysis of sales and assessment data. Prior to his employment with Forsyth County, Jason... Read More →

Mark Leipnik

Mark Leipnik is a Professor of Geography since 1996. He is the author of two books, over 100 articles, and papers on GIS applications.
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Mark Salling, PhD, GISP

Research Fellow, Cleveland State University
Mark Salling is a Senior Fellow in the Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University. He holds a Ph.D. in Geography from Kent State University, an M.A. in Geography from the University of Cincinnati, and is a certified Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Professional (GISP). Dr. Salling has published papers on redistricting and voting rights, GIS, public participation GIS, residential mobility, computer applications... Read More →

Wednesday September 10, 2014 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Grand Ballroom B

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