Club Meetings and Activities

NEW DATE-Monday, 5/4/15-GIS Career Tips from a Pro

Danielle Lee, a GIS specialist at Advanced Engineering and Environmental Science in Madison will tell the GIS club "...everything I wish I had heard...before I was a working professionl." Members and non-members alike are welcome to learn how to land a career in GIS. We're meeting in the School of Architecture and Urban Planning building, Room 183, on Monday, May 4th, at 5:30 PM.

For more information see our Meetings page.

Club Officers

Jana Viel
Julee Mitchell
Keith Krukowski
Martin Ziech

Notices and Events

Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) Meeting-5/14/15

The Wisconsin Chapter of the Geospatial Information and Technology Association (GITA) invites you to see the latest developments in mobile computing.  Learn about advances in mobile hardware, GIS software and wireless communications, an expected way of doing business in today’s utility.  See presentations by Esri, Continental Mapping, Panasonic, Mobile Mounting Solutions, Seiler Instruments, and PSE&G.  There will be “live” demonstration of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) in Alliant’s parking lot.

The meeting runs from 9 AM to 2 PM at Alliant Energy, 4902 Biltmore Lane, Madison, Wisc. No registration cost, lunch included. Register by 5/11/15 by e-mail to Thomas Tym.


Where in the world?

Welcome to the Geographic Information Systems Club at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. We're the club where you can learn about GIS, get help with projects, help others with projects, learn about getting certified, and look for a job.

It's easy to join and we don't charge dues. And besides that, we know how to have fun.

Whether you're a freshman or about to defend your PhD dissertation, the GIS Club has something for you.

Want to learn more, e-mail us.

Next Meeting-Monday, 5/4/15-GIS Career Tips from a Pro

Danielle LeeDanielle Lee, a GIS specialist at Advanced Engineering and Environmental Science in Madison will talk about what it's like to be a working GIS professional.

For more information see our Meetings page.

 

Thanks to Everyone for Making GIS Day Great

Many club members helped out at UWM's GIS Day on 11/19/14. Thanks to Ethan, Greg, Guy, Haijian, Joyce, Martin, Matt, Michal, Nelida, Rebecca, Ryan, and Theresa.

The members who came to the 9/25/14 meeting posed for a photo.

The club collected spatial data for the Milwaukee River Greenway Coaltion on April 8, 2013.

See more photos on the 'Meetings' page.

On March 27th, 2013, the club held its first 'Real-Life GIS' event at which Anne Reis, Matt Richardson, and Dave Horvath described their real-world GIS work.

See more photos on the 'Meetings' page.