The New York State Archives is pleased to announce its Local Government Records Management Improvement Fund (LGRMIF) grants for 2016-2017. The new LGRMIF grant application guidelines are now available on the NYS Archives website... read more
The ITS GIS Program Office is pleased to announce the direct download pages for 12 Counties of 2015 orthoimagery are available. Cayuga, Cortland, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, and Wyoming counties are now on the... read more
Dear Colleagues: I am honored and looking forward to serving you as president of the NYS GIS Association. My mission is to continue the successful programs of the Association, while also looking at areas to expand our outreach and support. We all bring different... read more
The Census Bureau has many webinars about the American Community Survey, how to get data, what data there are, how to map it, income and poverty statistics, tigerweb, and more. http://www.census.gov/mso/www/training/?cid=16O30 Here is a partial list: Feb 09,... read more
Dr. James Zollweg’s two-part Python video series from summer 2012 are now available on the NYS GIS Association you tube channel and on our professional development archive page. Video 1 Video 2 Professional Development Archive Page (near bottom of page under... read more
The Long Island GIS Steering Committee (LIGIS) is now accepting requests for presentations at our next conference on April 15, 2016 at SUNY Farmingdale, Long Island. If you are interested in giving a presentation (max. 45min), please submit a brief abstract of the... read more
Tuition Discount! Association membership now entitles members to a 10% registration discount on classes associated with the new GIS Certificate Program at Purchase College starting Fall 2015. For more information, contact Sam Wear at email@example.com.
Learn how to obtain GIS-ready files and data together from the Census Bureau's American Factfinder (AFF) portal. The presentation will show the advantages of obtaining geographic files from the portal as opposed to the FTP site, and how to use the AFF tool.