Conference Highlight: Keynote Dr. Este Geraghty, MD, MS, MPH, CPH, GISP

Did you know that Esri has a Chief Medical Officer? Until the COVID-19 Pandemic started, I know I didn’t. Her name is Dr. Este Geraghty, MD, MS, MPH, CPH, GISP. Over the past year, she has been busy… Read More

Conference Highlight: New Member Meeting and Professional Development Track

It’s not just about the maps. (GASP!) Getting the Most from your WLIA Experience Are you a new member that has never been to the WLIA Annual Conference? Are you a current member that has been to more… Read More

Consider an End of Year Donation to the WLIA Foundation!

If you are looking to make an end of year donation please consider the WLIA Foundation Inc. We have made great progress this year towards a $25,000 endowment fund. However, we aren’t there yet and every donation gets… Read More

Happy Holidays from WLIA

As we start donning our winter apparel and buttoning up the year, we wanted to take the opportunity to wish you all a peaceful holiday. As we gather in less numbers or more creatively, or whatever your celebrations… Read More

Meet Remo, our Virtual Exhibit Hall at the Annual Conference!

Music lovers in the audience might say, what? Remo makes drums! No relation, but Remo is also the name of our virtual platform that will host the Virtual Exhibit Gallery at the 2021 Annual conference. It has lots… Read More

Dr. Kurt W. Bauer

Dr. Kurt W. Bauer, the Executive Director Emeritus, Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC), passed away on December 13, 2020.  He was one of the earliest recipients of WLIA’s Friend of Land Records Award in 1997.  He will… Read More

2021 Annual Conference: leveling up with new platforms

banner of WLIA conference platforms

The WLIA Annual Conference Committee is in the midst of planning our third virtual gathering of the year. We’re building off of the many successes of our two previous virtual meetings and are excited to be adding a few platforms to the mix to make your conference experience downright magical.

2021 WLIA Silent Auction Seeks Donations

The WLIA Foundation has begun seeking items for the Online Silent Auction to be held during the 2021 WLIA Virtual Annual Conference from February, 15-19th. Every year the auction is held during the conference and the funds raised… Read More

Get Excited for the WLIA Annual Conference!

In a short time, the year 2020 will be in our rear-view mirror and we can collectively look forward to the opportunities that 2021 will present. One of the first learning opportunities we will have in the new… Read More


Help us recognize outstanding work and significant contributions by making an award nomination! Awards will be presented at our first ever Virtual Annual Conference. Submit your nominations on or before December 18, 2019 using the online form. There are 5 award… Read More