Keeping you informed and connected


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.
● Advocate - Represent the interests of GIS professionals and organizations.
● Collaborate - Foster relationships among professionals in the GIS community.

● Cultivate - Continue to position and grow NEURISA as an active and viable organization.



Tips and Hints

Vote for the 2022-2023 Board of Directors!

Voting has begun for the 2022-2023 Board of Directors! Candidate bios and links for voting can be found here, and voting will last until Wednesday, December 8th. URISA members who reside in New England are eligible to vote. You should've received an email from NEURISA which will include voting instructions, links to the candidate bios and your URISA Member Number, which will be needed in order to vote.

Chosen candidates will be invited to join our December board meeting on December 9th to meet the rest of the board and get a jump start on the year ahead.

Please vote! Have a say in who is leading your GIS Professionals group in New England!

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.

Learn more about NEURISA's Support-A-Teacher Initiative


News and Announcements

NEURISA annual all-members meeting recap

On November 18th at NEURISA's Annual All-Members Virtual Meeting Immediate Past-President Jay Metzger welcomed everyone and then provided an overview of our meeting framework and process. We then received updates on what is happening with URISA from URISA President (and NEURISA member!) Brent Jones. Jay followed up with details for the 2021 NEURISA Elections, a discussion about Board Roles and obligations and an explanation of NEURISA Committees. We ended the meeting with a recap of NEURISA Day and GIS Day events.

Check out these featured job postings!

*Not exhaustive. Click the organization name for additional job listings and more information.

  • AppGeo has an opening for a GIS Intern in their Boston, MA office.
  • Blue Marble Geographics: GIS Application Software Support, a Cloud Architect Developer, a C++ Geospatial LiDAR Software Developer, an Entry Level Developer, and Entry Level Customer and Sales Support.

  • Caliper Corporation: Software Developer, Technical Support Specialist, Analyst, Mapping/GIS/Geospatial Sales Representative.

  • Control Point Associates: Land Survey Crew Chief, SUE Technician & Land Survey Project Manager. 
  • Dawood: Professional Land Surveyor; Project Surveyor/Project Manager.

  • Esri Inc.: GIS Apps Product Engineer, Instructor - GIS & Account Executive - Mapping and Location Services, Analytics.

Blue Marble GeoTalks 2022

The annual Blue Marble GEOTalks 2022 is scheduled for January 26, 2022 from 9:00am to 3:00pm Eastern Standard Time. 

Now accepting abstracts! Submit your session abstract (250 word limit, in English) to marketing@bluemarblegeo.com by October 29, 2021.



Featured "Aha!" Moment

Meet Sarah Baker, Planning & GIS Associate. Learn more here.

Now it's your turn! Share your "Aha!" moment by filling out this survey: https://arcg.is/zGf4q.

To see past featured "Aha!" moments and read more about their stories, click here.

Social Media

We'd love to connect with you!
Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn | Instagram | Email

Check out our Annual Corporate Sponsors!

Click on the logo to visit a sponsor's website, or see the full list on our Sponsor Page.

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.

Privacy Policy | Bylaws | Contact Us

©NEURISA 2021



    Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software