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).

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NYGeoCon2017 Oct. 17 – 19. SAVE THE DATE

nygeocon-logo-2017_150x150What: 2017 NYGeoCon
When: October 17-19, 2017
Where: Convention Center in Lake Placid, NY
How to Register: Registration will open in the Summer of 2017!
Sponsor Information: Brochure
More information: Website 

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.

Emerging GIS

oldMapThe NYS GIS Association is pleased to announce that we have received a generous $10,000 grant from the Fund For the City of New York to determine the GIS needs and resources in local government throughout New York State. We look forward to furthering our mission to support development of GIS throughout New York State by embarking on this new endeavor.

Please see the Emerging GIS Resources page and check back often as we will be adding new content. Second video added January 2016. If you'd like more information please contact Mickey Dietrich at mickey.nysgisa@gmail.com

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New and Improved Store Available NOW

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New Jobs Added!

New jobs have 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!

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Bare Earth Raster DEM Web Service Now Available!

The New York State GIS Program Office is pleased to announce that we have a Bare Earth Raster DEM web image service ready for consumption.  This service currently has 35 separate raster datasets as well as an index to help the end user identify on which service they...

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Exploring NYC in the Summer!

Dr. Jack Eichenbaum, Queens Borough Historian, has posted his NYC Public Tour Schedule for the months of June and July 2017 on the Geography of NYC website. Details for the below walks can be found here. Date: June 14 — Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm Forest Hills to Corona Date:...

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NYS GIS Association 2017 Awards Program now OPEN!

Do you know someone who is super passionate about GIS, or an individual that has contributed to the betterment of the GIS community here in New York State? Do you or your team have a slick GIS App or Project that you are proud of, do you want to show it off to your...

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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

NYS OPRHP

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