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Save the Date – GIS-Pro & CalGIS 2018 – Oct 8-11, 2018

CalGIS 2018 will be presented in partnership with URISA’s GIS-Pro annual conference. CGIA and the four California URISA Chapters are excited to support this event.

Date & Location: October 8-11, 2018 in Palm Springs!

Check back for more information here:

Important Updates for CalGIS LocationCon 2017

CalGIS 2017 updates:

Conference dates are May 22-24, 2017 (Note: no longer 25th).

Schedule (subject to change) is now posted:

Registration tool is also live:

Link for reserving hotel rooms:

The early bird deadline (and hotel room block deadline) for regular conference attendees is April 23rd.

Giveway: Complimentary pass to CalGIS 2017 on May 22-24

CGIA has a complimentary pass to CalGIS 2017, held in Oakland from May 22-24, and we would like to give it away to one of our members! All you have to do is fill out this brief form by 3/31/17 and we will notify the winner at the beginning of April. It’s at least a […]

CalGIS 2017 Abstracts Deadline Extended to Feb 17

Call for Presentations and Workshops – Feb 17 Deadline

CalGIS LocationCon 2017 invites presentations on a wide range of topics to be discussed May 22-24, 2017. This is a unique chance for members of the Open Source GIS community and traditional GIS groups to meet and showcase their tools, solutions and projects. Invitation is open […]

CalGIS 2017 Abstract Deadline is Jan 31

CalGIS LocationCon invites presentations on a wide range of GIS and mapping topics. Accepted speakers receive significant registration discount!

CalGIS LocationCon 2017 is a unique chance for members of the Open Source GIS community, traditional GIS groups, government, and industry to meet and showcase their tools, solutions, and projects.

Whether it is big data, […]

Call for Papers for CalGIS/LocationCon 2017

CalGIS/LocationCon 2017 Conference is coming May 22-24 in Oakland!

CalGIS LocationCon 2017 is a co-hosted conference that combines the annual California GIS conference (CalGIS) with LocationCon which is a new LocationTech event that targets Eclipse Foundation members and others who attend FOSS4GNA, FOSS4G and LocationTech Tour events.

CalGIS LocationCon 2017 provides content for and builds […]

2016 CGIA Awards – Nominations Open

Nominations for the 2016 CGIA Awards are open:

Awards are open to any person in the State of California, and will be announced at the California GIS Conference (CalGIS), May 10-12, in Anaheim, CA:

Bring recognition to a colleague, project, or program. The visibility that goes with winning an award can be an […]

2014 CGIA Awards announced at CalGIS 2014

CGIA Announced the winners of the 2014 Awards last week at the CalGIS conference in Monterey.

The winners were:

Exemplary Systems: Ari Isaak, Evari GIS Outstanding Internet Application: Robert Beckler, City of Modesto Advancement of Collaboration: California Public Safety Technology Modernization (PSTM) Chairman’s Award: Jeff Orton, Paramount Citrus

Click here for full award details.

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 […]

Reminder to register for CalGIS 2014

CalGIS 2014 is only 3 weeks away! CalGIS is the premier California focused GIS conference, and this year it is in Monterey (doesn’t get much better than that!)) The ESRI conference can get overwhelming, and focused specifically on one technology, while CalGIS has a very nice, small feel, with great sessions, and a great place […]


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 […]