Conference Highlight: Keynote Robert Young Pelton

We are incredibly excited to introduce Thursday’s keynote speaker for the Annual Conference. Robert Young Pelton’s story reads like a movie: started in the mailroom, moved up to the top in the marketing world, eventually working for high-profile… Read More

Conference Highlight: Keynote Kevin Ehrman-Solberg

Kevin is one of the co-founders of the Mapping Prejudice Project at the University of Minnesota, which is identifying and mapping racially restrictive housing covenants in the 20th century. Combining GIS, optical character recognition, and crowd-sourcing, Mapping Prejudice… Read More

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

Census Bureau Chief to Address Annual Conference

WLIA strives to invite keynote speakers that address timely and important subject matters in our state and this year is no exception. On Friday morning, James Whitehorne, Chief of the Redistricting & Voting Rights Data Office at the… Read More

Jack Dangermond to Give Keynote Address

It is a great honor to announce that Jack Dangermond, Founder and President of Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri), is going to be our Thursday keynote speaker at WLIA’s 33rd Annual Conference in vibrant Middleton, WI. Jack is… Read More

2019 Annual Conference Keynote Speaker Announced

The Wisconsin Land Information Association would like to announce that Kenneth Field will deliver our keynote address, adding to the great lineup of speakers at the 2019 Annual Conference.  Kenneth’s presentation entitled, A Love Letter to Cartography, will espouse… Read More