NYS GIS Association News

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New Job Added!

A new job has been added to the NYS GIS Association website. Visit the GIS Job Postings page to view GIS jobs. Be sure to post your job openings with the NYS GIS Association!

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Geospatial Data Act of 2017 Webinar August 29th

The Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA) will be holding a free webinar hosted by John Wertman from the American Association of Geographers (AAG) regarding the Geospatial Data Act of 2017 on Tuesday, August 29th at 1pm CDT. Webinar...

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IT Civil Service Tests for GIS jobs

Many New York State GIS jobs are filled using the information technology Civil Service title series.  Civil Service recently announced that for the first time tests for grades 23 – M6 are offered open competitively (OC).  That means that candidates not currently...

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Latest news from the NYS DOS Gateway

Expanding to Social Media/Crowdsource Data Some of you may have noticed this week that there’s a new yellow banner link at the top of the Gateway homepage. We are excited to announce a new venture for the Gateway team! We are in the planning stages of developing a...

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New Job Added!

A new job has 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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FREE GIS Cloud Workshops in Albany and Syracuse

GIS Cloud has announced two FREE workshops to be held in Albany on August 22 and Syracuse on August 24. Attendees will get a trial access to GIS Cloud Crowdsourcing Solution, a City Portal, an exclusive early access to the new GIS Cloud platform and a GIS Cloud...

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Webinar Sept 14: Drones – Should You Believe the Hype?

Join the New York State GIS Association and Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne, Director of the University of Vermont’s (UVM) Spatial Analysis Lab, for a webinar that will go beyond the hype of drone technology to address the strengths, weaknesses, capabilities, and limitations of...

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