Thursday, February 26, 2009

Support the MS Walk – April 4th

SoCal URISA has a team walking in the MS Walk on April 4th in San Diego – please join our team and support both SoCal URISA and the MS Walk! Members will walk in support of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

To register to be on the team or to donate please see link below. If you want to join the team click on “My Team Page” and then click on
“Join My Team” to register to walk.

C’mon URISA lets support a great cause!
Email Amy Storey for more information:

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Principles of Cartographic Design – Workshop

SoCal URISA Presents:

Principles of Cartographic Design

with Makram A Murad-al-shaikh

March 6th
The Faraday Center - 1635 Faraday Ave., Carlsbad
Room 173A (park and enter at the south entrance)

Map to location:

Monday, February 23, 2009

URISA Conference – last chance to submit your abstract!

URISA's 47th Annual Conference & Exposition - The Premier Conference for the GIS Professional
September 29 - October 2, 2009
Anaheim, California

Providing Solutions to Challenges
Abstract Submissions Due: February 27

There is only one week remaining to submit an abstract for URISA’s 2009 Annual Conference in Anaheim this Fall.

Please note that the deadline date will NOT be extended as URISA has traditionally allowed.
The Conference Planning Committee will meet on March 8 to set the program so all abstract submissions must be received by February 27.
Don't delay!

The Committee has identified the following topic tracks for the Annual Conference this year:

  • GIS for Best Managed Communities
  • GIS for Growing Communities
  • GIS for Safe Communities
  • GIS for Educated Communities
  • GIS for Healthy Communities
  • Professional Development & GIS Leadership

Submit your presentation idea right away:

Join your fellow GIS Professionals in Anaheim for solutions. For conference details and abstract submission guidelines,