Register Now for the Fall Regional Meeting!

WLIA is excited to announce that our Fall Regional Meeting will be in person at a wonderful downtown Madison venue! Please join us November 3 – 5, 2021 at the Best Western Premier Park Hotel in Madison. The hotel is right across the street… Read More

Exploring the spread of COVID-19 through human mobility research

Join us on Friday, November 5th at 9:15 am to learn more about cutting-edge research happening at UW-Madison! Dr. Song Gao, Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography and director of the UW Geospatial Data Science Lab will… Read More

A Citizen Complaint System

Citizen complaints and overburdened staff are nothing new.  Not everything is an emergency or a violation, and not everything is able to be dealt with in a single work day.  While non-emergency calls to dispatch or a 311… Read More

GIS & CCTV….yes we said TV!

Deploying cost saving solutions sounds like a great idea, right?  Well, you have come to the right place to learn about the next integration with GIS.  How about Closed Caption TV (CCTV) of sewer inspections.  Thursday, November 4th,… Read More

Annual Call for Session Abstracts is Open

2022 Annual Conference Theme

Get your thinking caps on everyone, the Call for Abstracts is Open for our 35th Annual Conference in Elkhart Lake! We’re unveiling our theme this year, “Strengthening Connections” with the intention that as we come together again, we… Read More

Brady and Jeanne Foust donate $1M to establish UW-Eau Claire scholarship

Dr. Brady Foust, a professor emeritus of geography at UW-Eau Claire, and his wife, Jeanne, are donating $1 million to a scholarship for geography students. The Fousts are providing $500,000 to the UW-Eau Claire Foundation for the scholarship this… Read More

Nominations for WLIA Board of Directors and President-Elect are open

Yes it is that time of year again. It is time to nominate individuals to serve our fine organization. The Wisconsin Land Information Association Nominations Committee is seeking nominations for President-Elect and Board of Directors. You are encouraged… Read More

New Potential Threat to GPS Signals

A few years ago, a company called LIghtSquared had a plan to use ground-based technology for high-speed cellular internet. LightSquared functioned in a band next to GPS signal which had the potential of interfering with the GPS signals…. Read More

University and College Outreach Subcommittee First Meeting

Come and Join the University and College Outreach Subcommittee at its first meeting. Our first meeting will be Friday August 27th 2021 at 9 am.  Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 835 3307 7524Passcode: 477289One tap mobile+13126266799,,83533077524#,,,,*477289# US (Chicago)+19292056099,,83533077524#,,,,*477289#… Read More

Submit Your Workshop Idea for the 2022 Annual Conference!

The 2022 Annual Conference will be taking place February 23-25, 2022 at The Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake, WI and preparations are underway. It is now time to construct our lineup of workshops! Do you have knowledge to… Read More