Mr Joe Francica, Managing Director of Geospatial Industry Solutions at Pitney Bowes has confirmed to be a Plenary speaker at the Locate16 Conference, being held 12-14 April 2016 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Prior to joining Pitney Bowes, Mr Francica, was editor-in-chief of Directions Magazine (Illinois, USA) for 13 years and is one of the leading experts in Location Intelligence (LI); having published over 500 articles and contributed to three books on the topic.
He has served on the National Visiting Committee for the National Science Foundation funded GeoTech Center and supported the development of the Geospatial Technology Competency Model for the U.S. Department of Labor. Mr Francica began his career as a remote sensing geologist for the US Geological Survey and undertook image-processing research using Landsat data.
The Locate Conference is now in its 3rd year as the leading surveying and spatial industries event and is hosted by the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI), Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) and Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA).
For information on exhibiting or sponsorship at the Locate Conference, click here or contact Kim Hesse on 03 9999 3147 or Nicole Donald on 03 9999 3149.