Spring Virtual Meeting Series

May 2021

Our Spring Regional Meeting will be held virtually as a series throughout the month of May.  Special Interest Group meetings will be held the first week of May.  Presentations, workshops and social activities will be held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons starting Tuesday, May 11th and ending on May 27th

Below is a summary of the agenda and highlights for each day. Detailed agendas with abstracts, speaker bios and more information are available through the quick links to the right.

May 3 – 7th

Special Interest Groups

  • May 4th, 1 pm – NextGen911
  • May 5th, 4 pm – LION
  • May 6th, 1 pm – LiDAR/Elevation
  • May 6th, 4 pm – MUGG
  • May 7th, 1 pm – Equity Advocates

Tuesday, May 11th

  • 1:00 PM – Why is Parcel Mapping so Hard?
  • 2:00 PM – 2022 Datum Rollout Delayed! Now What?
  • 2:30 PM – NG9-1-1: I’ve Got my Gap Analysis, Now What?

Thursday, May 13th

  • 12:00 PM – Lunch Gab with 3 Truths and a Lie Winners announced!
  • 1:00 PM – Journey of a Document
  • 2:00 PM – Building a Municipal GIS from Scratch using Trimble GNSS
  • 2:30 PM – Dimensions of GIS Data Quality

Tuesday, May 18th

  • 1:00 PM – Map Your Future Through an Updated Portfolio
  • 2:00 PM – Tell Your Data Story: The Evolution of the GIS Professional

Thursday, May 20th

  • 1:00 PM – Introduction to FME
  • 2:00 PM – ArcGIS Field Maps Workshop

Tuesday, May 25th

  • 1:00 PM – What Does Broadband Mean to me as a Wisconsin Geospatial Professional?
  • 2:30 PM – Tribal University Partnerships in Mapping, respecting Indigenous place names*

Thursday, May 27th

  • 1:00 PM – ArcGIS Hub: Working with Templates & Premium

Members: $40

Non Members: $60

Students: FREE!

Fees include access to virtual, hands-on workshops, technical demonstrations, educational presentations, and the opportunity to meet other GIS professionals and interact, learn, and network!

If you have ideas or would like to volunteer to help plan, contact Spring Chair Laurel Hodkiewicz at Laurel.Hodkiewicz@xcelenergy.com.

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