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April 6, 2010 @ 8:00 am - April 8, 2010 @ 5:00 pm

2010: State Library of SA, Adelaide

Tuesday 6 April, Treasures Wall,200-120
State Library of South Australia
5.00‐6.00pm Informal welcome drinks
Conference Registration available
Wednesday 7 April, Hetzel Lecture Theatre
8.00‐9.00am Conference Registration, Treasures Wall, State Library of South Australia
9.00am Welcome to Country and Welcome to the State Library Alan Smith: Director, State Library of South Australia
9.15am The Hon Dr John Bannon, AO: Keynote Address: (Public Session)
Highly Favoured by Nature? Mirageous South Australia
Dr Peter Hayman: Principal Scientist‐Climate Applications. Waite Research Precinct
What Can We Learn from Goyder’s Line of Reliable Rainfall in a Changing Climate?
11.00‐11.20am Morning tea
Dr Martin Woods: Curator of Maps, National Library of Australia
The National cartographic collection as a resource for climate analysis.
Mac Benoy: Australasian Meterological Association The Todd Weather‐map Digitisation Project
12.30‐1.30pm Lunch
1.30‐3.30pm Assoc Prof David Bruce, Paul Corcoran, and Daniel Cooper: University of South Australia.
The History and Reinstatement of Goyder’s line in South Australia
Kelly Henderson: Colonel Light’s Environmental Features for Adelaide
Dr Janis Sheldrick: 1855‐1865: Goyder’s long ride to Mapping reliable rainfall.
3.00‐3.30pm Afternoon tea
3.30‐ 5.00pm Matt Miles: Department of Environment and Heritage GIS for Climate Change: Maps and More
Graham de Hoedt: Climate Information Services, Bureau of Meteorology
Climate variability and temperature changes across Australia over the last 100 years
Maggie Patton: Map Librarian, Mitchell Library Sydney
Primary Evidence –rare surveys of Eastern Australia from the Sir William Dixon Collection

7.00pm, Conference Dinner. House of Chow, 82 Hutt Street Adelaide

Thursday 8 April, Hetzel Lecture Theatre
9.00‐9.15am Welcome: Martin Woods, ANZMapS President
9.15am Dr Rob Allan: Keynote Speaker (Public Session) ACRE Project Manager, Climate Monitoring
and Attribution Group, UK Meterological Office, Hadley Centre
The International ACRE initiative: Visualisations of Historical Weather Reconstructions
10.15‐10.45am Morning Tea
10.45‐12.15pm Dr Carl Menges: General Manager, Apogee Imaging International SAR for emergency mapping in Australia
Bill Syme: BMT WBM Pty Ltd. Integrated Flood Modelling and Mapping using GIS
Greg Scott: Geospatial and Earth Monitoring Division, Geoscience Australia
Climate Change Adaptation: New Spatial Challenges
12.15‐1.00pm Lunch
1.00‐1.45pm Adelaide Town Hall Visit
2.00‐3.45pm Dr Alan Forghani: Murray‐Darling Basin Authority (MDBA)
Application of Spatial Information Technologies to Support the Sustainable management of Water, Land and Other Environmental Resources across the Basin
Frank Urban: Australia’s Enigmatic Inland Sea‐ Past and Present
Greg Wood: Uncertain Sources: Rainfall rivers and national capital site selection
Formal Conference Close
3.45‐4.00pm Afternoon Tea
4pm ANZMapS Annual General Meeting
Friday 9 April, “Field Visits” to cartographic collections
9.10‐10.00am State Library of South Australia
10.00‐11.00am Royal Geographical Society of South Australia
11.00‐11.20am Morning Tea
11.30‐12.30pm South Australia State Records Office
Closed Session
1.30‐4.30pm National & State Libraries Association Workshop350-001
Mastering Maps: Survival tactics for managing map collections
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April 6, 2010 @ 8:00 am
April 8, 2010 @ 5:00 pm