The Center for Geospatial Information Science (CGIS) celebrated its inauguration with two invited talks and an Open House and reception on Wednesday, November 1st. Professors Hanan Samet (Computer Science, University of Maryland) and Harvey Miller (Geography, Ohio State University) gave the invited talks as part of this event. The Open House included demonstrations and poster talks on a wide range of research topics involving members of the CGIS.
BSOS and the University of Maryland campus gathered for the unveiling of the new Center space in Lefrak Hall. Photos from the special inauguration event showcasing both the CGIS research and education efforts in the field of geospatial information science capture the excitement of the day.