GITA Partners with First International Conference in More than a Decade. GITA is exceptionally pleased to announce it has partnered with the International Conference on Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management 2017 (GISTAM). This event is set to take place on April 27-28, 2017, at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Porto, Portugal. It will be an amazing opportunity to connect with the European geospatial community in an exceptional friendly and beautiful setting! Learn more.
Election of Members to the GITA Board of Directors is Underway - PLEASE VOTE! Ballots were sent out to current Individual members, and current Affiliate Individual members at 2 PM EST on November 11, 2016. Voting will continue until midnight November 22nd. Please contact GITA Admin at firstname.lastname@example.org if you did not receive a ballot and believe you are entitled to one. Additional details here.
Two Great Spring Conferences Need Abstracts! Two amazing GITA spring conferences are in need of amazing abstracts. First up is the Common Ground 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo call for abstracts which closes November 30th. Next comes the GITA Pacific Northwest Chapter Annual Conference call which closes December 16th. Details on these events and their respective calls can be found by clicking here.
GITA Southwest Region Conference Survey. Efforts are underway to determine the level of interest and feasibility of holding a GITA regional conference in the American Southwest in late 2017/early 2018. If you live in the region, you can expect to see a survey coming your way later this week. If you don't live in the region, or believe you might not be in GITA's Southwest region database, and would like to participate in the survey anyway, no problem. Go here.