Spring NEARC is an annual, one-day conference packed with professional development and networking opportunities for all levels of GIS users. We invite you to join us for an in-person reunion at Westfield State University in Westfield, Massachusetts on Monday, May 16, 2022.

Deadline to submit: Monday, March 21st

Northeast Arc Users Group (NEARC) Spring Conference presentations, workshops, and posters are an opportunity to share experience, expertise, and knowledge with colleagues and offer solutions for the successful use of GIS.

All attendees, including private sector attendees and vendors, are invited and welcome to provide presentations or workshops that describe a project, research, process, experience, expertise, management, or best practices related to GIS. Marketing presentations may be given by reserving a vendor booth.

The following presentation types are being accepted:

  • Oral Presentation (30 minutes, includes 5-8 minutes of Q&A and presenter transition)
  • Hands-On Workshop (90 minutes)
  • Panel Presentation (90 minutes)
  • Digital Visual Presentation (Online posters, story maps, or other interactive multi-media that are exhibited for informal browsing)
  • Poster Presentation (4ft x 4ft maximum size)

To submit an abstract, review the presentation guidelines and submission procedures, then click the link below to submit a proposal online.

SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT:  https://www.cvent.com/c/abstracts/3f64fad0-815c-4db8-a174-96c5e709a777

All presenters are required to register to attend the conference. Student presenters attend free of charge; professional presenters must pay to attend. Scholarships are available. Registration pricing will be posted soon.

Notifications of acceptance will be sent by the end of March and the schedule will be posted online in early April. The preliminary schedule will be posted soon.

For more information, visit the Spring NEARC 2022 Conference site at:  https://www.northeastarc.org/spring-nearc.html