Len Kne

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U-Spatial .
RM 420 Blegen H
269 19th Avenue S

Len Kne is the Associate Director of U-Spatial. Len leads the day-to-day operations of the Central Core and looks forward to the day when everyone is thinking spatially.

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • MGIS: Master of Geographic Information Science, University of Minnesota, 2009.
  • B.S.: Recreation Resource Management, University of Minnesota, 2005.

Curriculum Vitae


  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Internet Web Mapping
  • Database Management
  • University of Minnesota Graduate and Professional Student Assembly - Research Project of the Year, 2/2/2008
  • Google Summer of Code Grant grant to work on Mapbender, a project of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo), 5/19/08 - 8/30/08
  • Graduate UMN Minnesota GIS/LIS Scholarship Award, 5/08
  • 1st Place - Graduate student competition at the MnGIS/LIS Conference for the paper and presentation titled Measuring the usability of web mapping applications: The use of eye tracking systems to evaluate GIS on the web, 10/08