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CaGIS Activities at AAG 2016 (San Francisco)
Join us at the CaGIS members’ reception and awards ceremony will be in the Carmel I room of the Nikko Hotel Tuesday, March 29 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. The presentation of the CaGIS Distinguished Career Award to Mike Dobson will highlight the event. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served with a cash bar. All CaGIS members are welcome! More...

CaGIS members appointed to NGAC
CaGIS is pleased to announce that two CaGIS members have been appointed to the National Geospatial Advisory Committee. May Yuan (UT-Dallas) and Sarah Battersby (Tableau Software) were named amongst fourteen new appointees. The news release can be read here. Drs. Yuan and Battersby will serve three-year terms on the committee. More...

CaGIS is on Facebook and Twitter
For the latest in CaGIS news, check us out on our Facebook page or on Twitter (@CartographyGIS)! More...

CaGIS President interview in Directions
An interview with CaGIS President, Sarah Battersby, appears in the recent Directions Magazine as part of a summer series on Communicating with Maps. Check it out on the Directions Magazine web site. More...

Map Design Competition

Map Design Competition

Now in its 40th year, this competition is considered one of the most prestigious awards...more >

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ICC 2015 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

ICC 2015 in Rio de Janeiro

Learn more about the upcoming International Cartographic Conference this August 23-26. www.icc2015.org

International Map Year

Join CaGIS and the International Cartographic Association in celebrating International Map Year 2015-2016! Learn more at www.internationalmapyear.org

Celebrations include a new book on the world of maps. Explore at www.internationalmapyear.org/the-world-of-maps-book/

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