EDDMapS Summit 2023
April 20, 2023 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm CDT
Hosted by the North American Invasive Species Management Association
Organized by University of Georgia – Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health
Sponsored by Montana Department of Agriculture, Invasive Species Centre, Utah Department of Agriculture and Food, Utah Weed Supervisors Association, Colorado Department of Agriculture, and University of Georgia – Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
EDDMapS (Early Detection and Distribution Mapping System) is a web-based mapping system for documenting invasive species and pest distribution. It is fast, easy to use, and doesn’t require Geographic Information Systems experience.
The University of Georgia – Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health in collaboration with its partner organizations is providing a comprehensive one-day training and update. This free summit is open to everyone from beginners to experienced users. The Summit will have presentations that cover EDDMapS’ smartphone apps, website, tools, and projects.
Attendees are required to complete EDDMapS 101 and 102 trainings prior to attending either live on the dates below or by watching the recordings.
Feb 24, 2023 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in Eastern Time
Mar 17, 2023 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in Eastern Time
It is recommended that participants complete the NAISMA Mapping Data Standards course prior to the Summit. This online course is free for NAISMA members.
Attendees are also encouraged to review the recordings from 2021 and 2021 Summits on NAISMA’s YouTube channel prior to this year’s event.