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.
The Spatial Analysis and Visualization Initiative (SAVI) at Pratt Institute is very excited to host a guest lecture on Thursday November 30, by our esteemed, long-time colleague and drone expert Jarlath O'Neil-Dunne of University of Vermont's Spatial Analysis Lab. All...read more
The winners from the NYS GIS Association's Annual Awards Presentation are now available on the website! The Awards were presented during the Annual Meeting on October 18, 2017 at NYGeoCon in Lake Placid, NY. You can find photos of the winners, the Awards...read more
There are two general categories to GIS work. Much of GIS activity is performed be people who are an expert in a field other than GIS and who apply spatial technologies to their work. These people might be in Civil Service titles related to environmental,...read more
Wednesday November 15 is GIS Day! How are you planning to celebrate? The New York State GIS Association wants to see and hear about how you are celebrating GIS Day during Geography Awareness Week 2017! You can find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. ...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