The NYS GIS Association
The NYS GIS Association represents the interests of the entire geospatial community within New York and is the premier statewide professional organization for GIS and related industries. The Association is uniquely positioned to advocate in the state and nationally on issues of importance to the GIS industry (e.g., legislation and funding), reach out to sister organizations in other professions in building strong collaborations, and provide a statewide forum for advancing our profession through shared experiences, learning and training. Downloadable brochure (PDF).
New and Improved Store Available NOW
As many of your know we have been offering NYS GIS Association merchandise. We’ve gotten many positive responses as we’ve displayed the merchandise throughout the state. To better serve you we have improved our store by moving to a different company. Check out the new webstore.
A message from the American Community Survey Office of the United States Census Bureau: We are pleased to announce the release of the 2012-2016 American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates. The ACS is the most relied-on source for up-to-date social,...read more
Join the New York State GIS Association for a webinar on WebGIS Data Collection - When to use Collector, Survey123, or web apps to capture information. This webinar is FREE and open to all, regardless of membership in the Association. Date: December 20, 2017 — Time:...read more
Greetings from the University of Kentucky Department of Geography! As a mapping professional, you’re no doubt aware of the rising relevance of web maps and open source tools. If you’re looking to expand your skills into open source GIS and coding for web mapping, the...read more
The New York State GIS Association is committed to sharing educational opportunities with GIS Professionals statewide. Our friends at the NEARC shared an upcoming opportunity from the University of Southern Maine for online GIS Courses in Remote Sensing. Another...read more
What People Are Saying
Becoming a member of the NYS GIS Assoc. is one of the best things I’ve done for my career! Events such as the summit and annual conference help provide critical professional connections as well as some good friendships while keeping me up-to-date with recent developments in the industry and across the state.Mike Schifferli