A Virtual 2021 Map Contest with Real Awards!

In a stunning effort by WLIA members and map lovers of all sorts, 57 different maps were entered in the 2021 WLIA Map Contest! Special thanks to our first-time sponsors Reukert & Mielke and Syncarto for their support… Read More

Annual Conference Presentations and Keynotes

If you’re like me, you already can’t remember what that application was you heard about in that one presentation at the conference – you were going to research it the minute you got back to your desk, remember… 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

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

Session Highlight: Applications of Remote Sensing in Land Management and Ecological Restoration

2020 is a big year for imagery acquisition in Wisconsin. But after you get it, what can you do with it? And why are there so many different types of imagery? Join Dr. Fugui Wang with Applied Ecological… Read More

Session Highlight: Why your County PLSS Data Matters

What is the Public Land Survey System (PLSS) and why does it matter? Join David Vogel, Ana wells and Brenda Hemstead of the Wisconsin State Cartographer’s Office for their presentation Why your County PLSS Data Matters. They will… Read More

Track Highlight: State and Federal Topics to include 2022 Shift

One of the topics heating up quickly is the replacement of NAD83/NAVD88 with the NATRF2022 Spatial Reference System being developed by the National Geodetic Survey. The Annual Conference will provide an opportunity on Friday to get an update… Read More

Track Highlight: MUGG and Esri Insights

Join us at on Thursday, February 20 at 10:30 am for an “Insights”ful look into spatial and non-spatial data in the MUGG and Esri Insights Track of the 33 WLIA Annual Conference in Middleton, Wisconsin. Ryan Sellman with… Read More

Hot Off the Presses!

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for! The Preliminary Agenda for the 33rd Annual WLIA Conference in Middleton has been released! It’s chock full of information regarding events, keynotes, tracks, and our sponsors. Haven’t registered yet? There’s still… Read More