GIS Day

GIS Day 2019 at Eastern Connecticut State University

Connecticut GIS Day will be held on Wednesday, November 13 at Eastern Connecticut State University. The event will run from 8 AM – 3 PM followed by Mappy Hour at the Willimantic Brewing Company. A full, detailed agenda will be published shortly. The event is free and open to the public, but please register below so that we can make sure we are accommodating everyone who plans to attend. Note, if you are a vendor and would like to table at CT GIS Day, please read the information below and register for a vendor table.

REGISTER for CT GIS DAY 2019

Event Overview

Join 75 plus GIS professionals, students and enthusiasts for a day of networking, presentations, hands-on GIS training, vendor meet and greet and more! Detailed agenda to come.

Event Locations

Map of Eastern Connecticut State University
ECSU Student Center where CT GIS Day will take place
Willimantic Brewing Company for Mappy Hour, 3-5 PM

Free Parking for CT GIS Day in the Cervantes Parking Garage

Presentations & Posters

We are looking for 20 minute presentations (plus time for Q & A) and printed posters for CT GIS Day. If you would like to present your project, big idea, or GIS inspiration, please send a short abstract to Cary Chadwick at cary.chadwick@uconn.edu. We welcome talks or topics of all varieties, as long as they include interesting maps!

New! Logo Competition

The CT GIS Network needs a logo to spruce up our website and social media pages and identify us as a professional organization. Designs should be submitted to the Network President, Aaron Nash at nasha001@hartford.gov. Format must be high resolution (600dpi) .esp/.jpg/.png in both color and grey scale. Backgrounds should be transparent. The winning logo will be presented at CT GIS Day and the artist will receive recognition from the group. Submission deadline: October 31, 2019

Calling all Vendors!

Are you interested in tabling at CT GIS Day? This is your chance to present your business, organization, or work at Connecticut’s largest annual gathering of GIS professionals. We currently have a great line up of vendors and are welcoming more. We do ask for a small donation, if possible, to offset the costs of the event. If you are interested, please register online (vendors only). Donations can be made via check or online through the ECSU foundation. Please contact Jessica Mercier at JMercier@BETA-Inc.com for more information.

 

Questions? Contact Cary Chadwick at cary.chadwick@uconn.edu or Aaron Nash at nasha001@hartford.gov

 

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GIS Day Archive: A Look Back

2002, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT

2008, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

2009, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT

2010, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

2011, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT

2012, University of Connecticut Avery Point, Groton, CT

2013, Legislative Office Building, Hartford, CT

2014, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

2015, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT

2016, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

2017, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2018, Hartford Public Library