Our Mission Statement:
The New England Chapter of the Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (NEURISA) is the professional association of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) practitioners in New England. NEURISA is a nonprofit 501(c)6 organization whose mission is to advance the effective and appropriate use of GIS and related information technologies to solve challenges throughout the region.
To carry out our mission, we:● Educate - Provide high quality learning opportunities for current and aspiring GIS professionals.
● Cultivate - Continue to position and grow NEURISA as an active and viable organization.
Tips and Hints
August URISA GIS Leadership Academy in Philadelphia, PA
URISA is hosting an In-Person GIS Leadership Academy (GLA) in Philadelphia Monday, August 8th to Friday, August 12th. Grab a seat at this popular five-day training program which explores topics ranging from GIS strategic planning and team building to change management, resource allocation, ROI, and capacity building!
With its location in Philadelphia, its a short drive or Amtrak trip away. Reserve your seat now! Click here for more info.
NEURISA Day 2021 Videos
NEURISA Day 2021 session recordings will be posted to our YouTube channel soon - stay tuned for the link.
NEURISA Support-A-Teacher Initiative:
Help NEURISA support National Geographic’s goal of having one million GIS literate teachers in the next five years and to reach 25 million students worldwide.
During NEURISA Day 2020, we launched an initiative to challenge the GIS Community to help reach this essential goal. In order to build an initiative around our GIS Professional Community, we would like to learn more from you.
News and Announcements
2022-2023 NEURISA Corporate Sponsorship Program
NEURISA is launching our revamped Corporate Sponsorship Program in April. The new program is based on sponsor feedback and it will be greatly expanded with new sponsorship categories and new opportunities. Your sponsorship helps bring the New England GIS community together through local in person events such as Mappy Hours, workshops, and professional support gatherings for knowledge sharing and networking. Existing sponsors should be on the look out for an email from the NEURISA Board of Directors in the next few days. If you are interested in corporate sponsorship of NEURISA, click here.
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