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Fifth Annual Los Angeles Geospatial Summit

The summit is a one-day event hosted by the USC Spatial Sciences Institute. Discuss emerging trends in geospatial science, technology, and applications with industry leaders and GIS faculty and students.

Date & Location: February 27, 2015, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm at the Japanese American National Museum in downtown Los Angeles

The collaborating academic programs […]

CGIA Pizza Night at ESRI User Conference

Hello everyone,

In conjunction with Geospatial LA and Geospatial San Diego, CGIA is hosting another “pizza night” for CGIA members and those interested in joining. It should be fun and lively! CGIA will be providing the pizza and salad, you need to provide your own drinks.

Please feel free to bring a friend and introduce […]

Geospatial LA meet-up tomorrow

If you are in the LA Area, please swing by!

Group: Geospatial LA Subject: Geospatial LA is THIS WEDNESDAY, June 4th @ CalTech – 5:30pm (Note Meetup Social Hour Location Change)

Our friends at Imagin’ Labs & PIXIA Corporation are graciously hosting us this Wednesday in Pasadena for an evening focused on […]

CGIA Open Board Meeting at CalGIS


Our next Board meeting is next Monday at CalGIS. I sent an email with our agenda earlier today to all CalGIS members, but I wanted to pass this along. If you are at the CalGIS conference, don’t hesitate to stop by. We will be having a discussion about supporting collaboration in GIS for the […]

Fourth Annual Los Angeles Geospatial Summit – Call for Papers

Passing this information along: (CallforPapersandPosters)

Attention: Undergraduate and graduate students in GIS and related geospatial disciplines

The Fourth Annual LA Geospatial Summit is now accepting proposals to present 10-minute papers with five-minute Q & A or posters, an important career development opportunity.

The summit is a […]

Find a GIS Day event in your area

GIS Day is fast approaching – the one day a year that we get to celebrate what we do.

To find an event near you, ESRI has a GIS Day locator here:

If you are in LA County, swing by our event: 🙂




CalGIS (in Monterey April 2014) is a great California-focused GIS conference. They have a number of slots available for presentation submissions – if you want to present on the work that you are doing, this is a great place to do it!

Link to the CalGIS Site Link to the abstract submission […]

Free seminar on improving Public Safety using GIS

For those of you in Southern California, I wanted to pass this along, especially to folks in the Public Safety Sector. It is completely free. Date: July 31st, 2013 Time: 9 AM – 11:30 AM Location: City of Murrieta Police Department Click here to download the flyer This session was designed to give the […]

CA State Government User Group Meeting Agenda

Forwarding this from Christina Boggs at the State of California

This is a reminder of the upcoming California State Government GIS User Group meeting on Wednesday, July 24th from 1-4pm in the Resources auditorium (address below). Previous announcements had us finishing up at 3pm but we had an overwhelming response from presenters so we wanted […]

June 19 – North Bay GIS Field Day – Win a gift certificate to REI!

We are getting very excited for our 2nd annual North Bay GIS Field Day!

Looking at high-end GPS units, California Surveying & Drafting Supply will be showing the latest Trimble GPS Equipment Needing a simple field collection tool for notes and photos, Electronic Data Solutions will be demonstrating GeoJot+ Wanting to see how recreation grade […]

GeoSpatial LA meeting in Los Angeles – May 30th

GeoSpatial LA is an informal networking group that gets together occasionally to talk “geo” in LA – it’s open to everyone! Find us on LinkedIn

Next Geospatial LA & Tour of the Red Cross EOC ~ Thursday, May 30th @ 5:30pm in West LA

Link to a map of the entrances

The American Red Cross […]

SoCalGIS Meeting – May 9th, 2013

The SoCalGIS group has a meeting on May 9th at Culver City City Hall. If you are in the area, information about RSVP’ing is here:



Free event – 3rd annual Geospatial Summit – Agenda announced

CGIA, in partnernship with UC Merced, Central California URISA, ReCESS, and SpARC is hosting the 3rd Annual Geospatial Summit Series.

The event will be on April 5th from 8:30 AM to 4 PM at UC Merced.

Click here to register and see the agenda

Download the flyer.


Upcoming Esri Events in California

Save the date and stay informed! Register now for these 2013 Esri events:

May 14-16: Esri Forestry GIS Conference in Redlands, CA July 8-12: Esri International User Conference in San Diego, CA

CalGIS 2013: Still time to register!

There is still time to register for CalGIS 2013 – Pathways to California’s Future! being held in Long Beach from April 15th-17th. This is the first year CGIA is a partner with the hosting California URISA chapters. In addition to this honor, one of our board members for education, Dr. Este Geraghty, MD, MS, MPH, […]

GIS Day 2012: Events happening Nov. 12-16 around the state

GIS Day is coming! On November 14, join in the worldwide celebration of GIS Day, the annual salute to geospatial technology and its power to transform and better our lives. Be a part of the festivities by hosting, supporting, or attending a GIS Day event.

To search for or register for a GIS Day event, […]