Support the new AP GIS&T course

AAG has developed a proposal for a new Advanced Placement course in Geographic Information Science and Technology (AP GIS&T) for high school students.

2017 Symposium in Arlington, Virginia

Key Bridge into Georgetown

Save the dates! The 2017 UCGIS Symposium will be held Tuesday May 23 - Thursday May 25, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia, just across from Georgetown over the Key Bridge.  Our theme is CyberGIS and Diverse Partnerships for Geospatial Workforce Development.  Pre-Symposium workshops will take place on Monday May 22.

Job Postings

Rank Open, Urban Infrastructure... University of California, Berkeley
Director, Geography Program,... University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Cartographic Web/Mobile... University of Oregon
Assistant/Associate Professor in... University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Database / Visualization Specialist University at Buffalo - SUNY
Assistant Professor, Social... University of California, Berkeley

UCGIS Awards

Serge Rey
2016 Research
Nina Lam
2016 Carolyn
Diana Sinton
2016 Education
2015 Research


The Waldo Tobler GIScience Prize of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW) has been created by the ÖAW Commission for GIScience to encourage scientific advancement in the disciplines of Geoinformatics and/or Geographic Information Science.  Full information is available here –

NSF Workshops on Advancing Movement and Mobility Science by Bridging Research on Human Mobility and Animal Movement Ecology
Recent years have witnessed the emergence of interdisciplinary scientific communities focusing on moving objects, motivated by technological advances in location-aware technologies for moving objects data (MOD) collection. In response to these challenges and opportunities, interdisciplinary...

The UCGIS Board of Directors is pleased to share that our 2017 Symposium will be held Tuesday May 23 - Thursday May 25, 2017, at the Hyatt Arlington, just outside of Washington DC.  Save those dates!  And stay tuned for more announcements about this exciting event soon! 

Call for abstracts and paper submissions to ICC 2017.


Abstracts and full papers for review for presentation at ICC 2017 are now being accepted. To begin your submission click here.


The world of cartography and GIS comes to Washington, DC, July 2 to 7, 2017...