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

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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.

Join Us for the Monday Night Welcome Ice Breaker!

Monday, September 25th, 7-9pm
Desmond Crowne Plaza Hotel, Fort Orange Ballroom

Enjoy a fun game of GIS Jeopardy! Attendees will be divided into 3 teams and everyone will have a chance to provide the correct question to each answer chosen! Categories will include: GIS Software, History of GIS, Geographic Data, NY GIS Facts, Tips and Tricks, etc.


Registration now open!

Click Here to Register

Note: Early Bird registration will open in June and rates increase on August 8th.

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
1:00 PM - 5:00 PMPre-Conference Workshops and NYSGISA/NYSAPLS Roundtable
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: Debra Laefer, NYU
2:00 PM - 3:00 PMConcurrent Sessions
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMAfternoon Break with Sponsors
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMConcurrent Sessions
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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