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USM: Lightning Workshops

  • USM Woodbury Center 35 Bedford Street Portland, ME, 04101 United States (map)

11:45am - 12:15pm Firooza Pavri
Fire and Ice: mapping Icelands landscape from space with Dr. Firooza Pavri
This presentation focuses on the applications of satellite imaging technologies in mapping both anthropogenic and naturally occurring landscape shifts across Iceland.

12:15 - 12:45pm Tracy Michaud Stutzman
Tourism in Maine and Iceland: What we can learn from each other with Dr. Tracy Michaud Stutzman
This presentation will review the issues and opportunities surrounding tourism in both Maine and Iceland and discuss approaches, projects and resources from each place that could potentially help both create more sustainable tourism industries. On Monday 9/26 Dr. Rannveig Ólafsdóttir and Dr. Anna Dóra Sæþórsdóttirr of the University of Iceland will be joining in this presentation!

12:45‐ 1:15pm Matthew Bampton
The Geography of Iceland with Dr. Matthew Bampton
Join us for a quick tour of an interactive digital maps of the landscapes, politics, people and infrastructure of Iceland.

Earlier Event: October 5
Marine Technology and the North
Later Event: October 5
SHAKTOOLIK SOUNDWALK