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Nominations Open for 2017 CGIA GIS Awards

CGIA annually recognizes outstanding achievements in GIS within California through its awards program.Awards are open to any person in the State of California, and will be announced at a social event at the ESRI User Conference July 10, 2017, San Diego, California.

Nominations for the 2017 Annual CGIA Awards are now open for these […]

CalGIS LocationCon 2017 is Coming!

The CalGIS LocationCon 2017 conference is rapidly approaching. Register before April 23 to qualify for early bird rates before registration prices increase – click here for more information about registration. It’s in Oakland California, May 22-24, 2017.

The room block at the Marriott is filling up. Reserve your room today at the discounted […]

Job Posting – Software Engineer IV (GIS Developer) at County of Santa Clara

Software Engineer IV (GIS Developer) at County of Santa Clara

Santa Clara County Information Services Department GIS group is seeking an experienced Software Engineer focused on GIS. Salary: $99,862.88 – $121,020.64 Annually Closing: 4/11/2017 11:59 PM Pacific Location: San Jose Metropolitan Area, CA Job Type: Full-Time

To apply, please click here. Please make […]

SoCalGIS meeting this Friday

Just a reminder that our SoCalGIS meeting will be this Friday, April 7th, from 10am to 12:30pm at Rio Hondo College in Whittier. You will learn more about GIS at Rio Hondo College and expect a drone demo and demo of data processing tools!

Please register for the meeting here: https://goo.gl/WrNY0c

Parking is […]

Free Topographic Maps of the United States

Passing this along:

The redesigned AnyPlaceAmerica.com offers free topographic maps of most major points of interest in the United State.. Users can search points of interest by name or geo-location and we have significantly improved the images and maps available.

SCAG Story Map Student Challenge

Calling all students! The Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) is currently accepting abstracts for a student showcase at our annual Regional Conference and General Assembly on May 4 and 5 in Palm Desert. SCAG is looking for outstanding student work in two categories: sustainability planning posters and Esri StoryMaps using SCAG data.

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Esri Developer Summit 2017 On Video

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Last week, Esri hosted its 12th Annual International Developer Summit in Palm Springs.

For those who missed the event, the Plenary Sessions are now available online, which may provide some insights to where the company is going. In a nutshell, this event is […]

Maps and Charts for Valentine’s Day (from Geoawesomeness)

From our friends at Geoawesomeness (is that a place? sounds cool! it’s a blog, actually)

Top 14 maps and charts that explain Valentine’s Day

Here’s the link: http://geoawesomeness.com/top-14-maps-charts-explain-valentines-day/

The Undiscovered Country

If you are a regular user of PostGIS, you probably already know that Paul Ramsey is its most well known champion. In a keynote he gave at Geomatiqué 2016 in Montreal, he provided some insights on where GIS is evolving.

He explained how GIS tends to lag about five years behind most other technologies. […]

San Diego International Airport Interactive Map

San Diego International Airport developed an interactive map (mobile Geocortex viewer) to show locations for dining, shopping, relaxing, etc. with photos and information. I think it’s worth checking out!