GeoWeek and GIS Day 2019

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If you plan to participate in the FSU Undergraduate Geospatial Poster Competition with a poster presentation, please make sure that you read the guidelines as well as register for the presentation using the registration form below.

FSU Geospatial Poster Competition Guidelines - For FSU Undergraduate Students



The Geospatial Science and GEOINT program in the Department of Intelligence Studies, Geospatial Science, Political Science, and History (Dept. ISGPH) at Fayetteville State University invites all FSU undergraduate students from all majors to present their geospatial research project that utilizes geospatial/map data in their quantatiative analyses (STEM) in the FSU Undergraduate Geospatial Poster Competition. Guidelines for the posters are below.

Who should attend this competition? All FSU undergraduate students from all majors.

Where to present your poster? The TV Lounge in the Rudolph Jones Student Center.

When to present your poster? The competitors must stand by their poster to present their poster to the judges at one of the two sessions on Friday (11/22/2019).

- Session 1: 11:00am - 1:00pm

- Session 2: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

What to present? Students should present any kind of research project that they have completed, which can be a class project that utilizes geospatial/map data in their quantatiative analyses (STEM). Please note that the reserearch project must be advised by an FSU faculty.

What is the size of the poster? The poster should be 36 x 48 in. Participants will attach their poster on a foam board placed on an easel in the student center. The foam board and easel will be lended by the Dept. ISGPH. Students must return the board and easel to the Dept. ISGPH when they are done by 5:00 pm on Friday (11/22).

How to participate?

Step 1: Register your poster abstract online in the form below by 11:59pm on Friday (11/15/2019).

Step 2: Make sure that you have your poster set up in the student lounge by 12:00pm on Friday (11/22/2019) for the judges.

Step 3: Be at your poster duirng either of the sessions listed above. You also should be present at 4:30pm - 5:00pm for the Award Ceremony in case you win the competition.

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