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.
REMINDER: Please join GIS/SIG for our December Program in the Kate Gleason Auditorium at the Central Library (in the new building on the east side of South Ave) in Rochester, NY. Justin D. Cole, GISP, will present “Leveraging Survey123 to Power Reporting in Microsoft...read more
On Friday December 15th at 6:00 AM, the Orthos Online application will be down for 1 to 2 hours while we add the following NYSDOP Lot 17 counties: Albany, Columbia, Rensselaer, Schenectady and Warren (Partial). Direct download pages have been added for 2017 Albany,...read more
With 2020 Census Looming, Worries About Fairness and Accuracy by Michael Wines; December 9, 2017 WASHINGTON — Census experts and public officials are expressing growing concerns that the bedrock mission of the 2020 census — an accurate and trustworthy head count of...read more
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
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