Inspire the world with GIS
Participate in the international celebration of geographic information systems (GIS) technology. GIS is a scientific framework for gathering, analyzing, and visualizing geographic data to help us make better decisions. On GIS Day, help others learn about geography and the real-world applications of GIS that are making a difference in our society. It’s a chance for you to share your accomplishments and inspire others to discover and use GIS.
Celebrate your work
Show off the benefits of GIS
Tell meaningful stories
Enlighten and nurture your community
Host your own event
Hold an event for your organization, speak at a school, or hold a large in-person, or online gathering for your entire community. The choice is up to you. GIS Day 2019 is officially on Wednesday, November 13. However, if another date works better for you then host on the date most convenient for you.
At a university
At a park or community venue
At a library or school
At the office
GIS Day events around the globe
Whether you are a professional cartographer or a geography newbie, everyone is welcomed and encouraged to learn and participate.
Find a GIS Day event near you. Please confirm all dates and times with event host.