Georgia Urban and Regional Information Systems Association

Georgia URISA is a proud chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA). The Georgia URISA Chapter is an organization of professionals using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and other information technologies to solve challenges at the state, county, and local government levels. In addition, we collaborate with various private-sector agencies that utilize GIS.

URISA is a non-profit professional and educational association that promotes the effective and ethical use of spatial information and information technologies for the understanding and management of urban and regional systems. It is a multidisciplinary association where professionals from all parts of the spatial data community can come together and share concerns and ideas.

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Monthly Lunches

Currently, the GA URISA luncheons are being held online. Look for the topic and meeting info below and in emails. If you have any questions, please email

Georgia URISA holds networking lunches on the second Tuesday of every month. More details can be found here.  Click on the event below to reserve your space now.

Date/Time Event
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Virtual Lunch and Learn, May 2021


Georgia URISA News

Fort Stewart, GA – CADD/GIS Support ENG Drafter

Job Description Provide scaled engineering CADD drawings and facility maps from engineer’s sketches and geospatial information systems database ready for construction, and for collecting analyzing, checking, correcting and retrieving for dissemination associated job related data required for documenting and transmitting work outside of the Directorate. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: – […]

Public Works Intern 2021 — Camden County

Camden County Administration Internship – Job Description Intern Duties/Responsibilities: Public Works Internship components: Data collection to include locating and plotting with GPS, outfall ditches, culverts and box culverts. Creating spreadsheets for record keeping with this data to record information regarding age, maintenance performed, and expected replacement information. Track down easements, plats, and deeds to facilitate […]

Middle Georgia Regional Commission — Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst Position

The Middle Georgia Regional Commission is seeking to fill the position of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst. The GIS Analyst position is responsible for meeting the daily information technology requirements of the Middle Georgia Regional Commission (MGRC) and assisting member local governments and partner agencies with service requests of a technical nature. These duties typically […]

Georgia URISA Virtual Luncheon February 2021: The Value of Personal Branding for Geospatial Professionals

Tuesday, February 9th, 12:00 — 1:30 pm Meeting number (access code): 180 224 3070 Meeting password: 3JgXS5vpAF2   Presenter: Bruce Buxton (aka The Gray Beard) is Director of Digital Transformation for Critigen, a leading Geospatial Integrator. He has worked in the GIS software and consulting space since 2004 and has a wide range of experience […]