The TWENTY-SECOND Annual
GIS In Action Conference, hosted by the Columbia River Region
of the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS
) and the Oregon-Southwest Washington Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA).
Here are the 2013 Conference follow-up survey results
In 2014, the conference will be April 16 & 17, 2014.
Each year ASPRS and URISA collaborate to hold this informational conference on current issues in the Geospatial Information Community. Join us for what will surely be another successful opportunity to meet with colleagues in the geospatial industries and organizations, to learn about emerging topics and recent advances in GIS applications, and to discuss our problems and solutions together. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to meet and network with GIS professionals from the region. Find out who is doing what, and how. Visit the GIS In Action Website for more information.
This year were back at Portland State University
. Join members from the GIS community in the heart of downtown Portland. We will be in the Smith Memorial Student Union (SMSU)
- Click here
for the campus map.
Need a hotel? Check out Hotel Modera
or The Downtown Value Inn
, both just blocks away. Portland has excellent public transportation options through Trimet
There will be at least three tracks each day consisting of panel discussions debating hot-topics and traditional sessions with two-to-three presentations per session. Pre-conference workshops, providing in-depth discussion of issues and training in applications most relevant to the geospatial community, will be held on Monday, April 29th. Register
for those along with your conference registration.
- The Exhibit Hall will open on Tuesday at 8:00AM and remain open until Wednesday at 4:30PM. The hall will feature as many as 20 vendors in GIS related technology and services. This is an opportunity to see and discuss the latest advances in the industry.
- The Vendor Social will be held on Tuesday evening from 5:00PM to 6:00PM in the Ballroom. Join your peers in a more relaxed atmosphere with food and beverages.
- The Poster Session will be held during the Vendor Social.
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Any other questions about the conference please contact Keith Massie