Introduction to GNSS at the Georgia Geospatial Conference – Oct 3rd 2016

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Title: Introduction to GNSS Instructor:  Tripp Corbin Date: October 3rd, 2016 Length: Full Day Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm Location: Athens Classic Center   Workshop Description: The use of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) has become pervasive in the GIS and Surveying communities, and with anyone who needs or collects data that has a geographic […]

AID Data GIS Fellowship – Rwanda

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The AidData Center for Development Policy is seeking recent graduates and young professionals to apply for a 6-month GIS Fellowship at the USAID/Rwanda Mission in Kigali, Rwanda. The fellow will be based in the USAID/Rwanda Program Office and will work closely with the Mission staff to support the implementation of USAID/Rwanda’s 2016-2017 GIS Action Plan […]

MAGS Social – July 2016

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  Date: Thursday July 21 2016 Link to Meetup: Address: Torched Hop Brewing 249 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, Atlanta, GA Greetings all! By late July, I hope everyone will be adequately adjusted to the heat and allergies, and finally recovered from the Esri UC, if you were lucky enough to attend. To kick […]

Student Map Competition Winners!

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Georgia URISA is pleased to announce the following winners of the 2016 Online Student Map Competition: 1st Place: Jacob L. Gresham, Kennesaw State University (Adviser: Tim Poe) 2nd Place: Andrew Bell, Kennesaw State University (Adviser: Tim Poe) 3rd Place: Vada Garbutt, University of North Georgia (Adviser: Zac Miller) Prizes will be awarded at our next monthly […]

GISCI 2016 Summer Exam Application Period Closes Soon!

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Des Plaines, IL (June 6, 2016) The next testing window for the GISCI Geospatial Core Technical Knowledge Exam® as a part of the GISP Certification is scheduled for early July and will be administered by PSI Online through their worldwide testing facilities in a computer based testing (CBT) format. The Exam application form and testing […]

Free Workshop from NEI

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Free Georgia Workshop: High Accuracy Mobile Data Collection to ESRI ArcGIS Workshop We are excited to host this free workshop at the beautiful Atlanta Botanical Gardens where you will receive access to the gardens along with a wealth of valuable information on the latest data collection workflows. Workshop Focus: ESRI Collector, Trimble Terraflex, and Trimble TerraSync […]

Georgia URISA Named Chapter of the Year 2015!

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Georgia URISA was named 2015 Chapter of the Year by URISA. Read more here. Each year, URISA recognizes an outstanding Chapter that has sponsored particularly effective activities or has otherwise excelled in serving its membership. Outstanding Chapter Award criteria include: Innovation Outreach Education Community Impact