URISA Digest
December 12, 2013
Interesting Bytes...

Check out URISA Past President Gil Castle's latest creation from Ecuador - Cities Beautiful

MetroGIS Recommends Free and Open Geospatial Data (MinnPost)

Breathtaking Earth Images from Space (Time)

Our Memories are Geo-Tagged (The Atlantic Cities)

Groupon's Answer to Amazon's Delivery Drones (Chicago Tribune)

Comparison of Metro Transit Loops (Greater Greater Washington)

October 13-17, 2014
Louisville, Kentucky
Celebrating 20 years...
CalGIS 2014
April 14-16, 2014 in Monterey, CA!

December 31 is the deadline for:
  1. Abstract submissions  
  2. Early registration discounts
  3. Sponsor discounts
CalGIS 2014 featured speakers include:

Jack Dangermond-Esri
Mike Migurski-Code for America
Eric Gundersen-MapBox
Dylan Lorimer-Google
Are you one of the over 2,000 GISPs who are up for renewal soon? Check out the renewal process and get your paperwork in early!    

Call for Presentations for GIS-Pro 2014

Call for Certified Workshop Proposals

2014 Vanguard Cabinet Application Deadline Extended to January 6

URISA 2014 Membership Dues

Event Deadlines To Note - Save $$

Wishing you a joyous holiday season and a New Year filled with peace and happiness!

Here are a few links to bookmark to track Santa's progress and more:

Google Santa Tracker

NORAD Santa Tracker

Area Map & Geodata for the Town of Santa Claus, IN

City of Chicago Snow Plow Tracker

City of Des Moines "Show Me My House" Snow Ordinance & More - 2013 ESIG Distinguished System!

T&L's Best Places to Spend Christmas

Happy Holidays from the URISA Staff!

Wendy Nelson

(847) 824-6300 

Executive Director, URISA    



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