American Association of Geographers Regional Meeting – November 1-3, 2018

West Lakes Regional Division Fall Meeting When: November 1-3, 2018 Where: University of Wisconsin LaCrosse Info: http://community.aag.org/westlakes/aboutus/annualmeetings Email: John Kelly, jkelly@uwlax.edu

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The GIS Networking and Career Fair – Tuesday, February 20th!

The GIS Networking and Career Fair is less than a week away and we are excited to have you attend! We are in the home stretch with organizing the event and wanted to provide you with final details. Event Information: Date: Tuesday, February 20th Vendor Set Up: 10am-11am Event Time: 11am-4pm Tear-Down: 4pm-5pm Location: Mississippi Room, 3rd Floor Coffman Memorial Union University of Minnesota, East Bank 300 Washington Ave SE Minneapolis, MN 55455-0110 Driving Directions: Directions to Campus Parking: East River Parkway Garage *Parking validation tickets will be handed out upon your arrival to the career fair. Due to a high number of attendees and multiple vehicles we were only able to secure free parking for one vehicle per vendor. A discounted […]

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Object-based Image Analysis Workshop

OBIA workshop 2018  American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing         Western Great Lakes      OBIA Workshop Click Here for Online Registration and Payment OBIA Workshop Flyer Agenda Thursday – Friday, March 15-16, 2018 University of Minnesota – Skok Hall, Room 35 2003 Upper Buford Circle, St. Paul, MN Who:  The Geospatial Imaging Community – members and non-members What: A two-day workshop on the principles and applications of object-based image analysis for remote sensed data. Attending this workshop, you will learn how to use eCognition’s advanced segmentation algorithms to automate image classification and perform geospatial analysis. Where:  University of Minnesota, Skok Hall, Room 35 […]

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In Memory of Richard Sully Leghorn

In Memory of Richard Sully Leghorn   February 7, 1919 – January 15, 2018 Obituary   Richard Sully Leghorn passed away peacefully on January 15, 2018, just three weeks shy of his 99th birthday. He takes his place among a shortlist of unsung heroes whose role in the cold war may have averted nuclear catastrophe. A brilliant and compassionate man, Richard commanded the 30th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron during the preparations for the D-Day invasion at Normandy, gathering detailed intelligence that helped save lives and assure victory. Later, on the ground with Allied forces as they liberated the infamous Buchenwald concentration […]

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*Reminder* 2018 Annual Dinner Registration – Thursday, February 1, 2018

The 2018 Western Great Lakes  Annual Dinner’s registration is now open.  Click here to register!

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ASPRS Western Great Lakes 2018 Elections Are Closed

To All ASPRS Western Great Lakes Members:  The election for ASPRS Western Great Lakes 2018 officers is now closed. Thank you for your participation in this 2018 election.

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*Reminder* UMGEOCON 2018 Abstracts Due Tomorrow

Call for Abstracts Closes Friday January 19th!

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2018 UMGEOCON Presenters Needed

The 2018 UMGEOCON is approaching soon, however there are still presenters needed.  Below is some information if you are interested. Submission is online and is EASY (https://umgeocon.org/present/).  The published cutoff is Friday, January 19th

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ASPRS Western Great Lakes Nominations -2018 Closed

To All ASPRS Western Great Lakes Members:  The nomination timeframe for ASPRS Western Great Lakes 2018 officers is now closed. Thank you for your participation.

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2018 GSA North-Central Section- 52nd Annual Meeting

GSA Section Meetings The 52nd Annual Meeting of GSA’s North-Central Section returns to the location of its 30th Annual Meeting at the Iowa State University Conference Center in the Scheman Building, located on the campus of Iowa State University, in Ames, Iowa, USA. As a premiere university-based convention and meeting location, Ames is centrally located in America’s Heartland. Known for one of the most beautiful campuses in the nation, Iowa State University is easy to navigate, and the Conference Center offers easy access to community and campus amenities. Whether you’re looking for unique dining options or distinctive shopping experiences, you’ll […]

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