Blue Marble Announces Presenters for its Upcoming User Conference Road Show

Hallowell, Maine – February 9, 2016 – Blue Marble Geographics ( is pleased to announce that the list of presenters for the company’s 2016 User Conference Road Show has been released. Representing a diverse cross-section of Global Mapper and Geographic Calculator users, these speakers exemplify and illustrate the use of Blue Marble’s geospatial technology in wide variety of applications.

Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation, visualization, and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software, energy, mining, civil engineering, surveying, and technology companies, as well as government agencies and academic institutions.

Motivated by the success of the 2015 user conference in Washington DC as well as previous events in Houston and Calgary, Blue Marble will be hosting a series of day-long conferences at venues throughout the U.S. and Canada in the month of March. As in the past, a significant portion of the agenda will be available for customers and users of Blue Marble products to share their experience and applications.

The list of locations and speakers for the 2016 Blue Marble User Conference are as follows:
Houston, TX (3/1): Tracy McLane, Bechtel; Tony Beach, BSP Engineers, Inc
Calgary, AB (3/10): Ron Chapple, Aerial Filmworks; Mike Haden, EnergyIQ
San Francisco, CA (3/15): Ron Chapple, Aerial Filmworks; Matthew Waterman, Bechtel
Pittsburgh, PA (3/22): Tracy McLane, Bechtel; Ron Chapple, Aerial Filmworks
Boston, MA (3/29); Jenn Kerry, Pictometry; Ron Chapple , Aerial Filmworks

For more information and presentation abstracts, visit

“We’re very excited to be hitting the road with our User Conference in March,” stated Patrick Cunningham, Blue Marble President. “As in the past, the highlight of each event will be the opportunity to hear first-hand how Blue Marble’s products are meeting the challenges of today’s geospatial industry. I’d like to thank our speakers for offering to share their experiences and success stories with our products.”

As well has hearing from Blue Marble users, conference attendees will have an opportunity to gain insight into current and future product plans; to pick up useful tips and tricks for optimizing the application of both Global Mapper and Geographic Calculator; and to participate in the ongoing collaborative development process by providing feedback and requests to the Blue Marble team.

For those planning to attend one of the BMUC Road Show events, registration is now open and space is limited. For more information, visit:

About Blue Marble Geographics
Blue Marble Geographics of Hallowell, Maine is a leading developer and provider of software products and services for highly accurate geospatial data conversion solutions. Blue Marble is known for their coordinate conversion and file format expertise and is the developer of the Geographic Calculator, GeoCalc SDK, Global Mapper, LiDAR Module for Global Mapper, and Global Mapper SDK. The company has been developing GIS software tools and solutions for over twenty years and currently serves hundreds of thousands of users worldwide.