Various GIS Day Events to be Held across Canada
The Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences at Valdosta State University will host Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Day on November 15, 2006 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Atrium of the Bailey Science Center.
The latest geographic information systems (GIS) and global positioning systems (GPS) technology will be demonstrated at Idaho State University’s 2006 World GIS Day celebration Nov. 15.
Clarion University will host its 7th Annual Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Day, Friday, Nov. 17, at the Gemmell Student Complex and the GIS Laboratory in Peirce Science Center at Clarion University. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m., the opening session is at 9:30 a.m., and it will conclude at 4:30 p.m.
Governor Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr. has proclaimed November 15 as Geographic Information Systems (GIS) day in Maryland in recognition of the critical contributions GIS has made to conserving natural resources, enhancing public safety, improving education, fostering a robust economy and making fiscally responsible decisions for the citizens of Maryland.
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Dr. Barry Wellar, Media Program Director for the Canadian Association of Geographers, reports that The Weather Network (TWN) is to include references to Geography Awareness Week and GIS Day in its broadcasts.
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This comes in a GIS Day update from our friends at ESRI and GISday.com – The GIS Day Committee has compiled materials to assist you in the planning and implementation of your event.
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