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URISA Digest
March 17, 2016
 Job Postings

Welcome New Corporate Partner

Mapping the Way to Healthy Communities 

Federal News of Note

More URISA Professional Education 

Be sure to also check out the URISA Chapter events happening this Spring (Oregon, Ontario, Northern Rockies, Alabama, CalGIS and Washington). Industry Calendar

URISA Leadership Academy
August 1-5, 2016 - Chicago, Illinois
Last year's ULA in Denver sold out two months before the event. Register soon...

September 5-8, 2016 - Barbados 
Serious program development underway. 
Current program tracks are:
  • Public Safety, Emergency Response, Disaster Management
  • Utilities
  • Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
  • Advances in Technology
  • Enterprise GIS
  • Imagery & Data Collection (UAV, Aerial, LIDAR, Mobile)
  • GIS in Support of Social & Economic Development
  • GIS in Society and Culture
October 31-November 3, 2016 
Toronto, Ontario Canada
The conference committee meets in a couple of weeks to develop the program content. The response to the call for abstracts has been very positive which means the program will be top-notch!

Mark your calendar:

March 6-9, 2017
Chattanooga, Tennessee 

And we're currently reviewing venues for a 2017 GIS in Transit Conference in Washington, DC (likely in August).

Spring has Sprung with GMI