RDX 2004 Presentations by Sessions
Presentations arranged alphabetically by session and title

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Breakout Sessions
(Wednesday, Oct. 27, 10:30 am - noon)
Case Studies: Great Lakes management
Data exchange policies
Decision support systems I
Regional exchange of monitoring data

Breakout Sessions
(Thursday, Oct. 28, 8:30-10:00 am)
Decision support systems II
Distributed web mapping applications
Ecosystem observing
Federal, state/provincial web portals


Brainstorm Sessions
(Wednesday, Oct. 27, 3:30-5:00 pm)
Environmental applications
Opportunities for binational economic development
Opportunities for education
Protection of public health

Geographic Focus
(Thursday, Oct. 28, 1:00-2:30 pm)
Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
Lake Huron
Lake Michigan
Lake Superior

Breakout Sessions (Wednesday, Oct. 27, 10:30 am - noon)
Case Studies: Great Lakes management
Moderator: Ian Gillespie, Environment Canada

Data exchange policies
Moderator: Vincent Tao, York University

Decision support systems I
Moderator: Brian Huberty, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

Regional exchange of monitoring data
Moderator: Pranas Pranckevicius, U.S. EPA Great Lakes National Program Office
Introduction (PDF 163k)


Breakout Sessions (Thursday, October 28, 8:30-10:00 am)
Decision support systems II
Moderator: Justin Booth, Michigan State University

Distributed web mapping applications
Moderator: Greg Buehler, Open Geospatial Consortium

Ecosystem observing
Moderator: David Schwab, NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory

Federal, state or provincial web portals
Moderator: Eric Swanson, Center for Geographic Information, State of Michigan


Brainstorm Sessions (Wednesday, Oct. 27, 3:30-5:00 pm)
Environmental applications
Moderator: Gail Krantzberg, International Joint Commission, Great Lakes Regional Office

Opportunities for binational economic development
Moderator: Jennifer Day, International Joint Commission, Great Lakes Regional Office

Opportunities for education
Moderator: Michaela Zint, University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources and Environment

Protection of public health
Moderator: Joan Rose, Michigan State University

Geographic Focus (Thursday, Oct. 28, 1:00-2:30 pm)
Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
Moderator: Ian Parrish, Ontario Ministry of Environment (invited)

Lake Huron
Moderator: James Schardt, USEPA

Lake Michigan
Moderator: David Hart, University of Wisconsin-Madison Sea Grant Institute

Lake Superior
Moderator: Valerie Brady, University of Minnesota-Duluth, Natural Resources Research Institute



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Western & Eastern Great Lakes Regions & Central New York