Conference Schedule

Friday, October 11, 2019

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM  Registration (Lobby of Oread Hotel)

Field Trips (gather outside lobby of Oread Hotel 15 minutes prior to departure to meet trip leader):

  • 10:00-4:00 Kansas City – Dr. Kirk McClure, KU Dept. of Urban Planning
  • 1:00-4:00 Haskell Indian Nations University and Wakarusa Wetlands – Dr. Jay Johnson, KU Dept. of Geography and Atmospheric Science


  • 2:00-4:00 Cloud-based Geospatial Analysis using Google Earth Engine – Dr. Xingong Li, KU Dept. of Geography and Atmospheric Science (Lindley Hall 403)

5:00-7:00 PM  Welcome Reception (9th Floor Terrace of the Oread Hotel, weather permitting)

Saturday, October 12, 2019

8:30-12:00  Registration Desk Open (Lobby of Oread Hotel)     

9:00-10:20        Posters and Concurrent Paper Sessions                 

10:20-10:40     Coffee Break

10:40-12:00     Posters and Concurrent Paper Sessions

12:00-1:30       Lunch (on your own)

1:30-2:50        Concurrent Paper Sessions    

3:10-5:00        GeoBowl (Kansas Union, Level 6: English and Pine rooms)

5:20-6:20         GPRM AAG Business Meeting

6:30-8:00         Banquet and Awards Dinner (Hancock Ballroom, Oread Hotel)

  • Welcome: Dr. Chris Brown, KU Vice-Provost for Faculty Development
  • Presentation of Student Awards
  • Keynote Address: Dr. Amy Lobben, University of Oregon, AAG VP-Elect
    • “Accessible Geography”