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
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.
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.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org by October 29, 2021.