Agenda

Youth Summit on Geospatial Technologies - A Samsung Science Program

Associated with 4-H Maps and Apps National Youth Science Day, October 9, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

  • 12:00–4:00 pm: Check-in – National 4-H Youth Conference Center
  • 4:00–5:00 pm: Introductions, Ice Breakers and Teambuilding Activities 
    Chad Ripberger, Summit Coordinator, National 4-H Council/Rutgers University
  • 5:00-5:30 pm: Overview of Summit Objectives and Agenda
  • 5:30–6:00 pm: Geospatial Evaluation Pre-Survey 
    Christy Fitzpatrick, 4-H Geospatial Consultant
  • 6:00-7:00 pm: Summit Kick-Off Dinner 
    Featuring guest speaker Air Force Major; National Coordination Office for Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing
    • GPS Modernization Featured video by U.S. Air Force
     
  • 7:00-8:00 pm: Group #1 - What is your Latitude and Longitude?
    • How GPS Receivers Work – An Introduction to Trilateration
      Kjrsten Abel-Ruch, 4-H Program Coordinator, Kansas State University; Christy Fitzpatrick; Shannon White, State 4-H Science Youth Dev Specialist, University of Missouri Extension
    • Group #2 - NASA/USGS Adopt a Pixel Project
      Chip Malone, State 4-H Program Specialist, Cornell University Cooperative Extension, Jim Kahler, National Program Leader, 4-H National Headquarters, NIFA, USDA
     
  • 8:00-9:00 pm: Rotate Groups and Repeat Above Sessions
  • 11:00 pm: In Rooms and Lights Out

Thursday, September 26, 2013

  • 7:30-8:30 am: Breakfast – Clover Café
  • 8:30 am - 12:00 pm:
    • Group #1 – Field Trip (Christy Fitzpatrick, Kjrsten Abel-Ruch)
      • GPS Briefing
        National Coordination Office for Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, & Timing
      • Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There
        Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
      • Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division
       
    • Group #2 – 4-H Center (Chad Ripberger, Shannon White, Jim Kahler, Chip Malone)
      • A. The National Map and The National Map Corps Project
        USGS Staff
      • B. Compasses and Basic Orienteering
        Shannon White and Jim Kahler
       
    • 12:00-1:00 pm: Lunch – Clover Café
    • 1:00-4:30 pm:
      • Group #2 – Field Trip (Christy Fitzpatrick, Kjrsten Abel-Ruch)
        • GPS Briefing
          National Coordination Office for Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, & Timing
        • Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There
          Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
        • Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division
         
      • Group #1 – 4-H Center (Chad Ripberger, Shannon White, Jim Kahler, Chip Malone)
        • A. The National Map and The National Map Corps Project
          USGS Staff
        • B. Compasses and Basic Orienteering
          Shannon White and Jim Kahler
         
      • 6:00-7:00 pm: Dinner – Clover Café
      • 7:00-8:00 pm: Geospatial Career Panel and Roundtable Discussions
      • 11:00 pm: In Rooms and Lights Out
       
     

Friday, September 27, 2013

  • 7:30-8:30 am: Breakfast – Clover Café
  • 8:30 am: Morning Meeting
  • 8:45-10:15 am: Geospatial Workshop A | BC | D | E | F  
  • 10:30 am–12:00 pm: Geospatial Workshop A | BC | D | E | F  
  • 12:00-1:00 pm: Lunch – Clover Café
  • 1:15-2:45 pm: Geospatial Workshop A | BC | D | E | F  
  • 3:00-4:30 pm: Geospatial Workshop A | BC | D | E | F  
  • 6:00-7:00 pm: Dinner and Showcase 4-H Center Map from Workshop B – Clover Café
  • 7:00–11:00 pm: Night Tour of Washington, D.C. and Data Collection for Story Maps
    Charlie Fitzpatrick, Christy Fitzpatrick, Kjrsten Abel-Ruch, Claire Dixon, Shannon White
  • 11:30 pm: In Rooms and Lights Out

Saturday, September 28, 2013

  • 7:30-8:30 am: Breakfast – Clover Café
  • 8:30 am: Morning Meeting
  • 8:45-10:15 am:
    • Group #1 - Create Story Maps of Last Night’s Tour of Washington, D.C.
      Charlie Fitzpatrick and Kjrsten Abel-Ruch
    • Group #2 – Maps and Apps National Youth Science Day
      Christy Fitzpatrick and Claire Dixon
     
  • 10:30-12:00 pm:
    • Group #2 - Create Story Maps of Last Night’s Tour of Washington, D.C.
    • Group #1 – Maps and Apps National Youth Science Day
     
  • 12:00-1:00 pm: Lunch and Map Gallery – Clover Café, Tennessee
  • 1:00-2:00 pm: Community Projects Showcase, GIS Leadership Team Teenagers
  • 2:00-3:00 pm: Planning for Community Projects - Identifying Partners and Resources
  • 3:00-4:30 pm: Best Practices for Teens as Teachers Projects
  • 4:30-5:30 pm: Preparation for Teachbacks – Partners, Lessons, Materials
    • Maps and Apps
    • What is your Latitude and Longitude?
    • How GPS Receivers Work – An Introduction to Trilateration
    • NASA/USGS Adopt a Pixel Project
    • The National Map and The National Map Corps Project
    • Where in the World–Latitude and Longitude on the Ground
    • Compasses and Basic Orienteering
    • Geocaching 101
    • Community Applications of GIS
     
  • 5:30-6:30 pm: Dinner – Clover Café
  • 11:00 pm: In Rooms and Lights Out

Sunday, September 29, 2013

  • 7:30-8:00 am: Breakfast – Clover Café
  • 8:00 am: Morning Meeting
  • 8:15–10:30 am: Teachbacks
  • 10:30-11:00 am: Evaluation, Post Survey
  • 11:00-11:30 am: Closing Session
  • 11:30 am: Adjourn