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MI Geographic Information Users Forum

Statewide GIS Users Meeting

The Statewide GIS User Group provides quarterly networking and educational opportunities for GIS professionals across Michigan. The meetings are open to everyone from students through seasoned professionals and feature a range of technical and non-technical topics.

The Statewide GIS User Group meets on the first Thursday of the following months (February, May, August and November). The meetings are split into morning and afternoon sessions, with participation welcome at either session or all day.  The meetings are held both remotely and in person in a range of locations, see the table below for the attendance location options. Lansing Parking Locations & Map

Conference call remote access available, starting at 10:00am.

Standard Agenda:

9:30 - 10:00am

Informal Networking Reception

Catch up with your colleagues over a cup of coffee

10:00am - Noon

Update Meeting and Short Education Topic

Learn what your peers are working on. Around-the-Room updates from meeting participants, capped off with a 30 minute "special topic" each meeting

Noon - 1:00pm Break for lunch
1:15 - 3:15pm

Educational Topic

Always informative and always different - a diverse set of topics is covered throughout the year, based upon input from the GIS community

In-person locations and remote access are listed under the Meeting Information column below. For any additional questions please contact:

Ulrika Zay: zayu@michigan.gov

Everett Root: roote@michigan.gov

Meeting Information

2023/24 Meetings:

Meeting Date Special Topic Educational Topic Meeting Information

Thursday, February 1, 2024

February Meeting Agenda

GIS Pathways Program - Frederick Douglass Academy (Detroit)

Updates

Announcements

State updates

IMAGIN & MiCAMP

Location: Romney Building, 10th Floor, CGI Conference Room

10:00 am - 3:30 pm

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

+1 248-509-0316,,5688921

United States, Pontiac

Phone Conference ID: 568 892 1#

Thursday, November 2, 2023

November Meeting Agenda

Rural Hazard Resilience Tools - Michigan Tech, WUPPDR, and the University of Michigan

Sense.LiDAR - FUGRO

City of Detroit 360o Imagery - OHM Advisors

Updates

Announcements

State updates

IMAGIN & MiCAMP

Location: Michigan Library and History Center, 702 W Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan 48915

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join your meeting

+248-509-0316,,30116659#

United States, Pontiac

Phone Conference ID: 687 534 352#

Thursday, August 3, 2023

August Meeting Agenda

Supporting Asset Management with GIS - Great Lakes Water Authority

Detroit Data Art Show and Logo Competition - City of Detroit

Updates

Announcements

State updates

IMAGIN & MiCAMP

Location: Virtual only

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join your meeting

+1 248-509-0316,,62665165

United States, Pontiac

Phone Conference ID: 301 166 59#

Thursday, May 4, 2023

May Meeting Agenda

Michigan Healthy Climate Conference

Updates

Announcements

State updates

IMAGIN & MiCAMP

Location: Romney Building, 10th Floor, CGI Conference Room

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join your meeting

+1 248-509-0316,,854046508

United States, Pontiac

Phone Conference ID:626 651 65#


Archived Materials

Archived Meeting Minutes

An archive of previous meeting minutes.

Archived Presentations

An archive of special projects and educational session presentations.

Year-End Summary Reports

View summaries of the GIS Users Group yearly activities.

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