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NYGeoCon 2023: September 25-27, The Desmond Crowne Plaza, Albany, NY

Welcome to the NYS GIS Association’s NYGeoCon!

For over 31 years Geospatial Professionals from throughout New York State and surrounding regions have been gathering to network, share and discover the latest in GIS and related technology. NYGeoCon is the premier NYS GIS conference. This is a great opportunity for you to obtain training, see timely presentations, attend workshops and find out what your peers are doing. The last NYGeoCon held in 2019 was a huge success, providing attendees with a new awareness of the latest in GIS. Please join us as we continue our success at NYGeoCon 2023 at the Desmond Crowne Plaza in Albany, NY.

NY GeoCon Call for Abstracts Open!

We are excited to announce that our call for abstracts for the 2023 conference is now open. This biennial event brings together approximately 200 GIS professionals from state, county and municipal government sectors, non-profit organizations, academia, as well as environmental, engineering and surveying consultant companies. The conference provides opportunities for comprehensive education, in-depth discussion and exchanging of ideas. If you are interested in submitting an abstract for a presentation, poster, or lighting talk, we invite you to begin the application by clicking the button below. All submissions must be received by June 2, 2023.

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Registration TBD!

Note: Early Bird registration will open in June and close in August.

NYS GIS Association Annual Meeting

During the Conference, Tuesday, September 26, 11am-Noon. Please attend the NYS GIS Association Annual Meeting! To vote you must be a member in good standing at least 30 days prior to meeting.

Where is NYGeoCon?

This year’s conference will be at the Desmond Crowne Plaza in Albany, NY

Schedule at a Glance

Time SpanEvent
12:00 PM - 5:00 PMRegistration
12:00 PM - 5:00 PMExhibit Set-up
12:30 PM - 4:30 PMPre-Conference Workshop
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMIce Breaker Reception
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast with Sponsors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMOpening Plenary and State of the State
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMMid-Morning Break with Sponsors
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMNYS GIS Association Meeting
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLunch and Keynote
2:00 PM - 3:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMAfternoon Break with Sponsors
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMConcurrent Lightning Talks
4:45 PM - 6:30 PMNetworking Reception
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast with Sponsors
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMConcurrent Sessions
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMMid-Morning Break with Sponsors
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLunch with Sponsors, Door Prizes, Conference Adjourns

Committee Members:

  • Co-Chairs: Rick Reichert, Karyn Tareen
  • Ana Hiraldo-Gomez
  • Mary Susan Knauss
  • Alan Leidner
  • Colin Liu
  • Dawn McCall
  • Sheri Norton
  • Tom Sears

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