|Three New Fellows Recognized||
UCGIS will be awarding Fellow status to three individuals who have contributed significantly to the advancement of geographic information science education and research. At its upcoming May 2014 Symposium in Pasadena, California, UCGIS will honor Mr. Scott Morehouse, Dr. Hanan Samet, and Dr. John Wilson.
|Pre-Symposium Workshops Scheduled; Free for Registered Members||
UCGIS will be offering four different workshops immediately prior to our 2014 Symposium in Pasadena, California. The workshops will take place on Sunday, May 18th, from 1-5pm, at the Pasadena Hilton. Registration is FREE for anyone affiliated with one of our member institutions and who is also attending the Symposium. Anyone else can...
|Farewell to an Icon of GIS||
Roger Tomlinson passed away on February 9, 2014. The contributions he made to the field of GIScience over his long career were substantial and significant, and UCGIS recognized Dr. Tomlinson as a Fellow in 2013. He will be much missed, and we have shared a remembrance of...
|DEADLINE EXTENDED for Paper and Poster Submissions, Award Nominations||
We will continue to accept paper and poster abstracts for one more week, through FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2014. For all information on entries, please consult our Call For Papers. We are also extending the deadline for our Research...
|Registration Now Open for our 2014 Symposium||
Registration for the 2014 UCGIS Symposium is now open! Register soon to take advantage of the early-bird rates. You can also reserve rooms under our room block at the Pasadena Hilton, where the event will take place. Watch here for more Symposium news...
|Revisiting Auto-Carto VI, Thirty Years Later||
The significant intellectual ideas first presented by GIScience scholars in 1983, at Auto-Carto VI, have been revisited with a 30-year retrospective. Barry Wellar, now retired from the University of Ottawa, has organized this ...
|Call for Nominations - 2014 UCGIS Education Award||
Nomination deadline is Friday, February 7, 2014
The UCGIS Education Committee invites nominations for the 2014 UCGIS Education Award. The award is presented annually to an individual who has made outstanding contributions to GIScience education. This award recognizes an individual who has made substantial contributions of both national and international significance to GIScience education. Such contributions...
|Call for Nominations - 2014 UCGIS Research Award||
Nomination deadline is Friday, February 7, 2014.
The UCGIS Research Award is given to the creator(s) of a particularly outstanding research contribution to geographic information science recognized in 2014; but the contribution could have been made at any time prior to 2014.
Normally, the Research Award is awarded to an author of an outstanding research work or series of works published in a peer-...
|Call for Papers - UCGIS 2014 Symposium||
Setting the Agenda: GIScience Research and Education
Call for Papers and Posters
|Call for Workshop Proposals - 2014 Symposium||
Setting the Agenda: GIScience Research & Education for Today and Tomorrow
Workshop Proposal Due Date: Friday, January 10, 2014
Pre-Symposium Workshops on Sunday May 18, 2014