NYGeoCon 2017: Attend These Professional Development Workshops!

NYGeoCon is excited to provide two highly acclaimed pre-conference professional development workshops taught by Lauralee Barbaria from Environmental Finance Center Network on Tuesday October 17 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm -4:00 pm. Powerful Presentations for...

GIS/SIG Fall Program at the Dolomite Lodge: Oct 4

GIS/SIG invites you to join them on Wednesday October 4, 2017 from 11:30 AM - 1:00PM for their Fall Program at the Dolomite Lodge in Penfield, NY. Stephen J. Tulowiecki, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Geography at SUNY Geneseo, will present on “Oak forests: standing...

LAST CALL: NYS GIS Association Board of Directors and President-Elect Nominations Due TODAY!

LAST CALL for Nominations for the Board of Directors and President-Elect of the NYS GIS Association.  The deadline is Monday September 18, 2017. If you are interested in running for one of the two at-large Board Member positions or President-Elect, please contact Andy...

Request for Presentation – LIGIS

The Long Island GIS Steering Committee (LIGIS) is now accepting requests for presentations at our next user conference in November 2017 on Long Island. If you are interested in giving a presentation (max. 45min), please submit a title and brief abstract of the...

NYGeoCon 2017 Sessions Have Been Announced! Register Now!

NYGeoCon 2017 sessions have been announced! Visit the conference website to review the updated schedule including the concurrent technical session agenda.  If you have not yet registered to attend, act now! NYGeoCon 2017 is just ONE MONTH away, October 17-19 in Lake...

Crafting Effective Visual Presentations Webinar Now on YouTube!

Dr. Tracy Marafiote of the Department of Communication at SUNY Fredonia shared with us best practices for delivering a presentation using slides, including some of the basics, adapting to particular audiences, and how to both create effective slides and deliver them...

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).

NYGeoCon2017 Oct. 17 – 19. REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

nygeocon-logo-2017_150x150What: NYGeoCon 2017
When: October 17-19, 2017
Where: Convention Center in Lake Placid, NY
How to Register: Click here to register now!
Sponsor Information: Brochure
** Technical Sessions are now posted here!
** NYS UAS Mapping Full Day Symposium approved for continuing education credits!
Check out the NYGeoCon 2017 Website for details! 

What is NYGeoCon?

For over 30 years Geospatial Professionals from throughout New York State and surrounding regions have been gathering to network, share and discover the latest in GIS and related technology. NYGeoCon is the premier New York State GIS conference. It occurs only once every two years and provides an opportunity for you to obtain training, see timely presentations, attend workshops and find out what your peers are doing.

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