Welcome to the event site for URISA’s 2019 Caribbean GIS Conference in Trinidad! 
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Start reviewing the comprehensive workshop and training opportunities, the keynote addresses, professional development and networking events, and the abundance of concurrent breakout sessions in several focused program tracks:
  • Environmental Applications using Geospatial Technologies
  • Managing How Humans Impact the Community
  • Technological Advances in GIS
  • Governance, Education and the Future of GIS
  • Business Intelligence

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Wednesday, November 20 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Coastal and Marine

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The marine environment is the Caribbean’s prime tourist asset as well as a biodiversity hotspot, but is also subject to change and industrial activity.  This session looks at how GIS is monitoring coastal erosion and mineral mapping.  

  • Assessing Awareness and Response to Coastal Erosion in Two Coastal Communities
    Kellyann Pursue, Student, University of Trinidad and Tobago, Chaguaramas, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Managing and Sharing Offshore Marine Minerals Data
    Alexa Ramirez, eGIS Project Manager, QSI, St Petersburg, Florida - United States

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Quincy Crooks

Land Information Officer, Land Management Department


Kellyann Pursue

Student, University of Trinidad and Tobago
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Alexa Ramirez GISP PMP

eGIS Project Manager, Quantum Spatial
Alexa holds a B.S. in Earth and Ocean Science from Duke University and an M.S. in Geological Oceanography from the University of South Florida. She is a GIS Professional with 11 years of experience with her current company, Quantum Spatial, where she has honed her GIS and remote sensing... Read More →

Wednesday November 20, 2019 1:30pm - 2:30pm AST