Plenary speakers are listed below. Please click the speaker image for their full bio.

Amanda Weigel

Science Research Associate

University of Alabama in Huntsville

Benjamin L. Preston

Senior Research Scientist

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Ellen Prager


Earth2Ocean, Inc

Jonathan Marino

Founding Director

MapStory Foundation

Lightning Talk Presenters

Sky Bristol, USGS
The Biogeographic Information System: experimentation in a new way of organizing and publishing scientific findings

Tripp Corbett, Christine White and Sudhir Shrestha, Esri
A tale about the tail: Science seeing the light of day through StoryMaps

Aaron Friesz, USGS
The Use of Jupyter Notebooks to Bridge the Gap between Users and Web Services

Jason Geer, weather.com
From Big Data to Better Decisions: How Weather Information is Making People Safer and Businesses Smarter

Nancy Hoebelheinrich, Knowledge Motifs
Where'd I see that data management training session again? Aha! It was on the ESIP DMT Clearinghouse!

Doug Newman, NASA
Search Relevancy 101

Shelley Stall, American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Researchers love data management. Huh?