2017 Board Election Information

Posted Posted in Atlanta, News

It’s time to start thinking about the 2017 Georgia URISA Board – and we want you.  We have 3 position open. Events {Conference and Workshop} Chair – Two-Year Term {2017-2018} – Organizes Low-Cost Workshop every other year. Serves as Head of Conference Committee for the biennial Georgia Geospatial Conference.   Corporate Sponsors Chair – Two-Year […]

Luncheon November 8th 2016

Posted Posted in Atlanta, lidar, News

Expanding Georgia’s LiDAR Footprint” Speaker Name: Jimmy Nolan Speaker Bio: Mr. Nolan began working with GIS in 1994 when he was the chief appraiser for Morgan County. In 1999 Jimmy went to work as the GIS specialist for the Georgia Department of Revenue. In 2001 he became the local government project manager for the Information […]

MAGS Social Event – October 2016

Posted Posted in Atlanta, Beer, News

Location: Vickery’s 933 Garrett St. #101, Atlanta, GA   We’ll be at Vickery’s in Glenwood Park this month. Come join us for burgers & bocce on Thursday, 10/20. Free parking is available but can be a pain, so please consider ridesharing or MARTA (#74). Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/geospatial/events/234717490/?rv=ea1

Norfolk Southern

Posted Posted in Atlanta, Job

Client: Norfolk Southern REQ Title: NS-382- GIS Analyst Location: Roanoke, VA Duration: 6-12 Months Rate: Open Position: 1 The candidate should be highly motivated and very detail-oriented.  The candidate must have demonstrated successful experience in spatial data creation and maintenance.  The ability to work with different formats of spatial data using ESRI ArcGIS software is […]

Social with Location Tech – Ormsby’s – August 3rd 2016

Posted Posted in Atlanta, Beer, News

Wednesday, August 3, MAGS will be teaming with LocationTech (https://www.locationtech.org) to present a geospatial event at Ormsby’s (1170 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta), from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be time for some 5-minute lightning talks, so if you’re doing anything interesting with geospatial technologies, definitely come prepared to present to the group. Otherwise, join […]

MAGS Social – July 2016

Posted Posted in Atlanta, Beer, MAGS, News

  Date: Thursday July 21 2016 Link to Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/geospatial/ 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 […]