News of Interest

GISMO Membership Meeting – June 8

On Wednesday, June 8th, GISMO will be holding a membership meeting from 11:30am to 1:30pm in the 6th floor conference room at the offices of the Fund for the City of New York (FCNY). FCNY is located at 121 6th Avenue (west side), between Watts and Broome Streets, two... read more

Academia meets Industry networking event

Networking Event (23rd May, 2016 – 11:00am-4:30pm)  The BCC Geospatial Center of the CUNY CREST Institute We are hosting a networking event “Academia meets Industry” which is aimed at addressing some national issues related to geospatial industry,... read more

NYC Parks’ TreesCount! Data Jam

On Saturday, June 4th, we will unveil NYC’s latest urban forest dataset, the most spatially accurate map of New York City’s street trees. Join NYC Parks, TreesCount! partners, tree care volunteers, and other civic hackers to learn about your urban forest and what... read more

New Job Added!

A new job has been added to the NYS GIS Association website.  Visit the GIS Job Postings page to view GIS jobs.  When you think GIS jobs in NYS, think NYS GIS Association! read more

Open Source & the Changing of the Guard

Paul Ramsey writes about the cultural roadblocks to adopting open source tools – Back when I first discovered open source software, at the dawn of my computing and consulting career, I was pretty sure it was some kind of rainbow magic, better than sliced bread.... read more

USGS Webinar on Hydrography

The U.S. Geological Survey is hosting the eighth in a series of webinars on hydrography on Thursday May 19, 2016 at 2:00 PM ET.  The topic of this webinar will be lidar technology and implications for hydrology and hydrography.  High-quality hydrographic data are... read more

Upcoming Events

NYS GIS Association Emerging GIS Grant Meeting

05/25/2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Meeting

Conference call. Please contact Mickey Dietrich <mickey.nysgisa@gmail.com>, NYS GIS Association president if you'd like to attend.

Western NY User Group Meeting

05/25/2016
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Meeting

We are planning to have our spring educational event on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 4:30 PM. This is tentatively set to be held at the Main Court Building, 438 Main Street, Buffalo NY and we are planning to have about 4 presentations.

Please set aside this time in your calendars and we will get you additional details shortly.

NYS GIS Association Board Meeting

06/01/2016
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Meeting

Conference call. Please contact Mickey Dietrich <mickey.nysgisa@gmail.com>, NYS GIS Association president if you'd like to attend.

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