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Thursday, April 7 • 10:20am - 10:50am
CANCELLED: GIS, Remote Sensing and Respecting Indigenous Participatory Spatial Sovereignty

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Geospatial sciences and technologies have the potential to empower Tribal Nations. At the same time they can also be used to aid in the "extraction" of precious resources including intellectual property and physical resources. This presentation will offer a theoretical framework and real world examples of how Indigenizing geospatial sciences maximizes benefit to indigenous communities and allows them to be full participants in the world of GIS and Remote Sensing.


Lisa Lone Fight

Lisa Lone Fight (enrolled citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara [MHA] Nation, Dripping Dirt Clan) serves as the Senior Science Advisor for the MHA Nation (Fort Berthold Reservation). She is an Indigenous and Geospatial scientist and her recent publications include, Keeping Native... Read More →

Thursday April 7, 2016 10:20am - 10:50am MDT
Montana/Alberta Room Heritage Inn

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