See link to register for this upcoming workshop: GeoPlatform Workshop 2017 Leveraging Mission Efficiencies for Event Driven Collaboration 24-25 October Hosted by: The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency & Department of Interior The purpose of this workshop is to reintroduce the Geospatial Platform (GeoPlatform) and share the GeoPlatform.gov updates and improvements to the community of data stewards who produce and use governmental, academic, private, and public data to inform national and regional issues. There will be presentations on interagency and multi partner event coordination; Homeland Infrastructure Foundation Level Data (HIFLD) Overview & Data Strategy; community partnerships; leveraging mission efficiencies; as well as programmatic concerns and constraints. Objectives of the Workshop: * Enhance the ability to leverage mission efficiencies for interagency collaboration and event driven solutions * Enhance Information Sharing capabilities of the Federal Government by encouraging dynamic geospatial data sharing through the web-service capabilities facilitated and promoted by the GeoPlatform * Enable community feedback to identify improvements for the GeoPlatform * Encourage dialogue with the community on barriers to event driven collaboration, identify challenges and discuss solutions A detailed agenda will be published in the coming weeks. Free Registration for the event is now open at https://wwhgd.org/GP_2017. We are working to make this event as interactive as possible and we encourage you to attend in-person. Location: U.S. Geological Survey, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA, with adjacent Visitor parking. ID is required to gain entry to the facility. Food & Drink: There is an on-site Cafeteria available for breakfast and lunch. Meeting Attire: Business Casual For additional information or questions, please contact: Katie Zezima at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>, Gwyneth Holt at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or Terri Ryan at [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> Please pass this invitation along to anyone who might be interested, and we look forward to seeing you in Reston!