Jeff Essic served as the Program Committee chair for the 2019 NC GIS Conference that was held in Winston-Salem, February 27-March 1. This annual conference covers a broad range of GIS topics and is attended by people from government, academic, and commercial sectors. This year the conference had 696 attendees and featured 130 presentations and panels delivered by 150 speakers. Jeff also served on the Executive Committee that oversaw all planning activities for the conference. Jeff has been a member of the Program Committee since the 2005 conference and began serving as a co-chair in 2013.
Recordings of all the presentations are at https://www.youtube.com/c/NCGISConference and include many NC State faculty and students.