International, National, and Regional Groups

The following are organizations for international, national, or regional audiences. Organizations are listed alphabetically. Events and conferences are also listed.

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Event Location Dates

Am Congress of Surveying & Mapping (ACSM)

American Association of Geographers (AAG)  
AAG - 2017 Annual Conference Boston, MA
4/5-8, 2017
 American Geographical Society
 Brooklyn, NY
ASPRS  Fort Worth, TX
 April 11-15, 2016
Am Water Resources Assoc. (AWRA)
 Mid-Atlantic Conf.  Wilmington, DE
 Sept. 15-16, 2016
Canadian Assoc. of Geographers (CAG)  Halifax, NS
 May 30-June 4, 2016
Canadian Institute of Geomatics (CIG)  Montreal, ON
Oct 19-20, 2016

ESRI UC 2016

San Diego, CA June 25 – 7/1, 2016
GeoData Alliance (GDA)
GeoAlberta 2017
 Calgary, AB
 May 2017
Geomatics Industry Assoc. of Canada (GIAC)
Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA)
GeoTech Center & GeoEd '16
 Louisville, KY
 June 8-10, 2016
 GISA - AL GIS Conference
 Orange Beach, AL
 April 19-21, 2016
 GITA   Pipeline Week 2016
 ?Woodlands, TX
Sept 20-22, 2016
 ILGISA  Lisle/Naperville, IL
Oct 17-19, 2016
 Traverse City, MI
5/15-7, 2016
International Cartographic Society (ICA)
International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
International Map Trade Association (IMTA)
 GeoTech Center 2016
 Louisville, KY
 June, 2016
 National Council for Geographic Education
 Tampa, FL
July 28-31, 2016
National Emergency Number Association (NENA)
National States Geographic Information Council (NSGIC)
 NSGIC Annual Conference 2016
Indianapolis, IN
 Oct  24-28, 2016
 NSGIC Mid-Year Meeting 2016
Annapolis, MD  Feb 22-25, 2016
North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS)
NCAUG - NC ArcGIS Users Group
 9/28-29, 2016
 Carolina Beach, NC
National Association of Counties (NACO)    

New Urban Research

Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)    
Trimble Annual Users Conference    
 SCAUG  2016
 Corpus Christi, TX
 April 18-22, 2016
 Tulsa, OK
 9/19-22, 2016
 Austin, TX
University Consortium of Geographic Information Science (UCGIS)
UCGIS 2016 Symposium Scottsdale, AZ 5/ 24-26, 2016
Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA)
 URISA 2016 GIS & Health Symposium
 Washington, DC
June 1-3, 2016
 Toronto, ON
10/30-11/3, 2016
 Wyoming Geospatial Organization (WyGEO)
 Casper, Wy
 9/17-18, 2016

***An estimate based on a registrant attending every day of the conference. The actual point values for conference attendance are determined during the GISCI review process.