Thursday, May 16 2019
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Jepson Center for the Arts, 207 West York Street, Savannah, GA 31401
Free food
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Jayma Koval, Ed.S.
Research Associate II
Center for Education Integrating
Science, Mathematics, and Computing

Georgia Institute of Technology
817 West Peachtree Street, Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30308

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Smart Sea Level Sensors Expo 2019 - Savannah

The Smart Sea Level Sensors project marks its first year with presentations and hands-on demonstrations from the project team and partners. Join Mayor of Savannah Eddie Deloach, officials from Chatham County and City of Savannah, and Georgia Tech scientists and engineers to learn more about the project and share your feedback to help guide planning for the second year of the project. View more details and register at


3:30 PM - 5:00 PM. Presentations from the Sea Level Sensors team recapping year 1 of the project and sharing plans for year 2

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Hands-on showcase of sensor technology, uses of sensor data, and community partnerships. Featured partners:

  • Harambee House
  • Jenkins High School
  • Oglethorpe Charter School
  • Open Savannah
  • UGA Skidaway Institute of Oceanography


The Smart Sea Level Sensors project is a partnership between CEMA officials, City of Savannah officials, and Georgia Tech scientists and engineers who are working together to install a network of internet-enabled sea level sensors across Chatham County. The real-time data on coastal flooding will be used for emergency planning and response. For more info, visit

The Smart Sea Level Sensor Project is one of four projects under the Georgia Smart Communities Challenge. The strategies developed by the selected communities are meant to serve as models that could be implemented elsewhere to advance smart technology and community well-being across Georgia.

Georgia Tech Team Members:
Kim M. Cobb -Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Russell Clark - Research Faculty, Computer Science
Emanuele Di Lorenzo - Professor, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
David Frost - Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Lalith Polepeddi - Research Scientist
Tim Cone - Program Director, CEISMC
Jayma Koval - Research Faculty, CEISMC

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