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Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017
9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Location: Green Hall - Atrium

We are excited to announce that the 2017 GIS Day is just a few weeks away - Wednesday, 15 November! A full schedule of the day has been attached to this email and will include speakers from Facebook, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, City of Dallas, and Texas Tech University, as well as a drone demonstration, a career expo, and a poster competition. You can register for the day here:

Additionally, we would like to invite you to present a poster and/or volunteer at GIS Day. If you are interested in submitting a poster for the poster competition please email [email protected] with your poster no later than 11:59pm, 14 November. If you are interested in volunteering at GIS Day please email [email protected].

The poster competition is limited to posters pertaining to GIS and/or Remote Sensing topics. Each presenter has 2 minutes to present their poster and will be evaluated on relevance to GIS & Remote Sensing, Visual Design, Novel Research, and Methodology. For poster templates go to:  To see previous winning GIS Day Posters go to:

If you have any questions feel free to email [email protected].

We look forward to seeing you on 15 November!

Contact Info:
Benjamin Acker, 972-883-4964
Questions? Email me.

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