Location Intelligence Conference
Xavier Lopez is Director of Product Management for Oracle's Spatial products group. For the past thirteen years, he has led Oracle’s efforts to incorporate spatial technologies across Oracle’s database, application server, and application business.
He has twenty years of experience in the area of GIS and spatial databases. He is currently focusing on high performance spatial computing and linked open data. He holds advanced degrees in engineering and planning from University of Maine, MIT, and the University of California, Davis. He is currently a member of the US National Geospatial Advisory Committee (NGAC). Xavier is past member of the Mapping Science Committee of the National Academy of Science that advises the nation on mapping activities.
Geospatial technologies are becoming an ever more critical component of the IT stack for meeting business decisions and for sharing information with stakeholders in a timely and meaningful fashion. Government and business are taking a variety of approaches to embracing geospatial technology in the enterprise ranging from custom solutions based on open source technologies through to the integration of commercial-off-the-shelf proprietary premium component technologies. In this session you'll hear from different perspectives on how government and business are embracing geospatial technologies within the enterprise.
May 22-23, 2012 - Washington, D.C.
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue