Club Meetings and Activities

Club Officers Sought

Several of the club's officers are graduating which leaves officer vancanies. You got what it takes to be a GIS Club officer? It's not that tough and it fills out a resume nicely. E-mail for more info.

Future Club Activities

Your club officers are working on plans for future club activities. If there's some aspect of GIS that you'd like the club to work on, e-mail the club at

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.

GIS Jobs

The US Department of Labor includes GIS among their top-growing jobs.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Cartopgraphy and Geographic Information Systems Center maintains links to GIS job-finding help.

GITA Wisconsin executive board members Thomas Tym from and Emily Champagne created a PowerPoint presentation about finding a GIS job.

Professor Huxhold passed along "Top Five Skills Needed to Have a Successful GIS Career" from Directions magazine.