Introducing Eric Passler – 2019 Damon Anderson Memorial Scholarship Winner

Eric Passler University of Wisconsin – Whitewater Eric is a Sophomore and is majoring in Geography with a minor in Environmental Studies. He is also pursuing a GIS Certificate. For Eric, job shadowing opportunities at ATC and Waukesha… Read More

WLIA Silent Auction + 50/50 Raffle. Lots of great stuff!

With the Annual Conference less than a week away, The WLIA Foundation Silent Auction has over 90 items already donated. We’re not done yet! Get your last minute donations in using the easy link on the WLIA website… Read More

Wednesday Night Opening and Casino Night

Excited for the 2020 Annual Conference?  The Opening/Social Event Committee has upped their game and we look forward to having you attend the 2020 Opening & Casino Night! We start off the evening at 6 pm with a… Read More

We are Looking for 2020 AC Room Moderator Volunteers

We are looking for moderators during the 2020 WLIA Annual Conference being held February 20-21 at the Marriott Madison West in Middleton, WI. Please review the conference program on the 2020 Annual Conference Page to determine if you… Read More

Session Highlights: Emerging Technology

Do you wonder if there’s something out there that could be the answer to your solution? Are you curious if the things you’ve heard about actually work? We’ve got a lot of user presentations at the Annual Conference… Read More


The WLIA Map Contest is barely two weeks away! However this Friday, February 7th, is the deadline to submit interactive maps for the contest! Register your map or app here: ONLINE REGISTRATION Registration for other maps will be open until February 18th online… Read More

WLIA Seeks Nominations for Association President

For personal reasons and to make time for the next chapter in his career, Tony Van Der Wielen recently informed the WLIA board he will not be taking the reins as president of our association.  Tony is the… Read More

Don’t Miss Out – Sign Up for Wednesday AM Workshops!

As many conference attendees are registering for the 2020 Annual Conference in two weeks, be sure to sign up for workshops before they fill up. Below are some excellent morning workshop options! Morning Workshop Sessions Drones and GIS… Read More

New Proposed FAA Rule for UAS

A new proposed rule by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) would require remote identification of Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). Read below for more information and visit the Federal Register website for the full document. According to the proposal… Read More

Add a Workshop on Wednesday Afternoon

If you haven’t signed up to come to the annual conference yet it’s not too late.  It’s also not too late to sign up for workshops.  Perhaps you have decided to travel to the conference a day earlier… Read More