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From: Foulkes, Lucia <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Friday, October 26, 2018 9:12 AM
To: Lucia Foulkes <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Joint HIFLD/GeoPlatform Event on November 1-2, 2018


FGDC community, 


The upcoming Joint HIFLD/GeoPlatform Session is taking place next Thursday and Friday, November 1st – 2nd at USGS in Reston, VA. It is not too late to register and attend! An updated detailed agenda is attached.


Portions of the session will also be provided via webinar for remote attendees. Webinar and teleconference details will be provided to all registered attendees, so be sure to register online soon at the following link:




The 2-day meeting will be a collaborative event focused on “Driving Progress through Partnerships.”  The interactive meeting will also provide opportunities for the community to share feedback and build partnerships through collaboration and networking.


Event Details and Links:

·  When:  Thursday, November 1st & Friday, November 2nd

·  Location:  USGS National Center: 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston VA, 20192 (and portions via webinar/teleconference)


We look forward to seeing you in Reston, VA, in early November!







Lucia Foulkes

Interagency Coordinator

Federal Geographic Data Committee

U.S. Geological Survey

Department of the Interior

Work phone: (703) 648 4142