SURPRISE! – Hand-Drawn Map Contest Opens to All!

Quick Link: MAP CONTEST REGISTRATION The WLIA Map Contest Committee is pleased to announce the opening of a new Hand-Drawn Map Category in this year’s Map Contest! This new category allows you to share your geographic knowledge, creative… Read More

Conference Highlight: Have You Resolved to Kick it Up?

Do you make New Year resolutions? I don’t. Who needs the pressure. But it is a good time to rexamine goals nonethless. If your goal is to shake off the cobwebs and kick your skills up a notch… Read More

2020 Wisconsin ArcGIS Online Student Map Contest – Register Now!

UW-Milwaukee is thrilled to share this announcement from ESRI and the 2020 Wisconsin ArcGIS Online Map Contest for Middle & High School students (courtesy of Donna Genzmer).: We’ve heard from Esri, the competition is still on! Attention: Middle… Read More

Apps all over your Screen: 2020 Map Contest Interactive Entries!

The 2020 WLIA Map Contest offered another great opportunity for Wisconsin’s geospatial professionals and students to display their work and talent. Eleven noteworthy projects were entered in the Interactive Map category. Check out each of these projects through… Read More

Find those Maps and send them to the Map Contest!

Imagine this scene: You are in your work space, planning to have a great time at the WLIA Annual Conference. You fill out your checklist for the conference: Conference & Workshop Registration: Check Hotel Reservations: Check Print &… Read More

WLIA Map Contest: A Place to share great Posters and Processes!

The WLIA’s Map Contest is famous among Wisconsin mappers as a place to display and admire visually stunning maps. However, what hasn’t been seen as frequently in recent years are maps and posters that explain the GIS-based processes… Read More

The Map-mappiest Season of All! The WLIA Map Contest is Open!

It’s that most wonderful time of the year again! Registration for your favorite map contest is now open! The WLIA Map Contest brings the coolest maps, GIS projects, and apps in front of hundreds of your mapping colleagues. Along… Read More

Maps at the Capitol Presentations Available

The State Agency Geographic Information Committee (SAGIC) held its Maps at the Capitol event on October 2nd. Several dozen attendees, including legislators, capitol staff, and geospatial professionals engaged SAGIC members and presenters on a range of mapping topics…. Read More

Lake Superior Coastal Mapping Mini Summit A Success

Between September 27-28, 33 geospatial professionals, working mainly within the Western portion of the Lake Superior Basin, gathered at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center to provide updates and collaborate on current and future projects.  The Lake Superior… Read More

Awards, Scholarships, and Map Contest Results from Annual Conference

Thank you to all WLIA members who helped make the 30th Annual Conference a successful, fun event! Here is a preview of some award and map contest winners from the 2017 Conference, as well as the scholarship recipients. Please… Read More