OFWIM News March 2016

Our spring newsletter is now online, packed with tips on ways to make an information manager’s job easier. Read the latest SQL Tool Tip … a review of free app IFTTT from our president Keith Hurley … and a feature on the Global Mapper software created by our 2015 conference sponsor, Blue Marble Geographics.

OFWIM members are always ready to embrace innovations in data collection and management, but at the same time, we’re mindful of our past. Check out the Wayback Machine on Page 3!

Notes From Our 2014 Conference


October 1 Field Trip to Wupatki Ruins
October 1 Field Trip to Wupatki Ruins

Approximately 60 members and guests attended our annual meeting in Flagstaff, Arizona. Attendees shared more than 40 posters and technical presentations, and we had fine weather for field trips to natural and historic sites. Highlights included a keynote presentation by Dr. Michael Shafer on possible new ways of powering wildlife tracking devices, and a banquet and astronomy session at the Lowell Observatory where Pluto was discovered in 1930. More information…